Banking Beyond The Hype - Fintech Investment Levels Off

Fintech continues to be one of the most exciting and well-funded spaces in tech. Potentially huge profits are attracting startups and investors to take on banks and major financial institutions. From currency conversions to lending there’s a whole...

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Imzy Grabs USD8m For Mobile Destination For Online Communities

Imzy, a US-based online and mobile destination for online communities around interests, lifestyle, hobbies, and relationships, has grabbed USD8m in Series A funding led by Index Ventures. Imzy intends to use the funds to continue to develop the platform.

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Privy Takes Funding For Email Marketing

Privy, a Boston-based email marketing startup, has taken funding from angel investors. Privy intends to use the funds to continue scaling its list growth product.

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MIT Launches USD150m For VC Fund

MIT has launched The Engine, a new USD150m VC fund designed to back startups working on scientific and technological innovation. 

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Onit Snags USD8.25m For ELM Platform

Onit, a US-based provider of Enterprise Legal Management (ELM) platform, has snagged USD8.25m in funding led by Level Equity Management, with participation from Austin Ventures, The Texas Halo Fund and angel investors. Onit intends to use the funds for...

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KredX Scoops USD6.25m For Invoice Discounting Marketplace

KredX, an India-based invoice discounting marketplace, has scooped USD6.25m in Series A funding led by Sequoia India with participation from Prime Venture Partners. KredX intends to use the funds to strengthen its teams.

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Cloudian Scores USD41m For Hybrid Cloud Object Storage

Cloudian, a US-based provider of hybrid cloud object storage systems, has scored USD41m in funding from Lenovo, City National Bank, Epsilon Venture Partners, DVP Investment, Intel Capital, INCJ, Eight Roads, and Goldman Sachs.

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Wave Accounting Receives USD11.3m For SaaS Accounting

Wave Accounting, a Canada-based SaaS accounting startup, has received USD11.3m in funding led by IT Venture Fund with participation from HarbourVest, CRV and Social Capital. Wave Accounting intends to use the funds to accelerate R

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PopChef Secures USD2.18m For Lunch Delivery Service

PopChef, a France-based lunch delivery service, has secured USD2.18m in seed funding from angels. PopChef intends to use the funds to expand operations in across Paris.

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ForeverCar Raises USD10m For Car Repair Protection Marketplace

ForeverCar, a Chicago-based car repair protection marketplace startup, has raised USD10m in Series A funding led by CMFG Ventures, with participation from KDWC Ventures, and angels. ForeverCar intends to use the funds to expand its reach.

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Javelin Venture Partners Reels In USD125m For Fourth VC Fund

Javelin Venture Partners, a San Francisco-based firm has reeled in USD125m for its fourth VC fund- JVP-IV. The fund will invest in technology startups.

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Dream Payments Bags USD1.5m For Cloud Enabling Mobile Payments

Dream Payments, a Canada-based fintech cloud enabling payments across mobile devices and the Internet of Things, has bagged USD1.5m in funding from VentureClash 2016. Dream Payments will use the money to accelerate its entry into the United States.

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Perkbox Grabs USD4.88m For Digital Employee Engagement

Perkbox, a UK-based digital employee engagement startup, has grabbed USD4.88m in funding from VC Draper Esprit. Perkbox provides a cloud-based digital engagement platform that enables companies to incentivise, motivate its staff.

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H88 Lands USD5.98m For Web Hosting Solutions

H88, a Poland–based web hosting solutions company, has landed USD5.98m in funding from 3TS Capital Partners. H88 intends to use the funds to accelerate growth. 

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Lively Snags USD4m For Direct-To-Consumer Lingerie Brand

Lively, a New York, NY-based direct-to-consumer lingerie brand, has snagged USD4m in funding led by GGV Capital, Gelmart International and angels. Lively will use the capital to expand its team.

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moBack Scores USD500,000 For AR Content Platform

moBack, a US-based Augmented Reality content platform, has scored USD500,000 in seed funding from angel investors. moBack will use the funds to expand its platform.

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New Markets Venture Partners Scoops USS30m For VC Fund

New Markets Venture Partners, a US-based firm, has scooped USD30m in funding for its second VC fund. The fund invests in education, information technology and business services companies.

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TVision Receives USD6.8m For Audience Insights

TVision, a US-based attention measurement company for TV and Over-the-Top (OTT), has received USD6.8m in funding led by Accomplice with participation from Golden Venture Partners, Jump Capital, ITOCHU Technology Ventures and Project 11 Ventures. TVision...

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IrisVR Secures USD8m For VR For Architecture

IrisVR, a New York City-based virtual reality company for architecture, has secured USD8m in eries A funding led by Emergence Capital with participation from Azure Capital Partners, Indicator Ventures, Valar Ventures, Pritzker Group Venture Capital,...

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Weengs Raises USD2.68m For Logistics Services

Weengs, a UK-based startup that collects, packs and ships items from small businesses and online sellers, has raised USD2.68m in seed funding from Seedcamp, Cherry Ventures and LocalGlobe. Weengs intends to use the funds to expand beyond London.

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Context360 Bags Funding For Mobile Marketing Analytics

Context360, a US-based mobile marketing analytics platform, has bagged funding from USAA. Context360 provides banks, retailers, and other organizations with mobile apps that uses data from smartphone sensors and services to provide insights into customer...

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StealthMine Takes Funding For Apps Run On Encrypted Data

StealthMine, a US-based platform that enables enterprise applications to run on encrypted data, has taken funding from Intel Capital. StealthMine enables apps to run on encrypted data providing full data insulation against server.

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21sportsgroup Grabs USD16.32m For Sports E-Tailing

21sportsgroup, a Germany-based sports e-tailer, has grabbed USD16.32m in funding from Eso Capital. 21sportsgroup intends to use the funds for its organic growth with select acquisitions.

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Blume Ventures Lands USD60m For VC Fund

Blume Ventures, an India-based early stage venture capital firm, has landed USD60m for its second VC fund. The second fund backs startups through multiple rounds including seed, angel and pre Series A.

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OpenDataSoft Snags USD5.5m For Data For Public, Private Sector

OpenDataSoft, a Paris-based data company offering publishing and sharing solutions for the private and public sector, has snagged USD5.5m in Series A financing from Aster Capital, Salesforce Ventures, and Aurinvest. OpenDataSoft intends to use the funds...

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