Venture Capital A subcategory of Financial Services & Investing-specific stories, this section includes news and announcements related to diversified venture capital activities and transactions.

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Aug 06, 2020, 19:06 ET Thentia Closes Series A With BDC to Bring Advanced Tech to Regulation

Thentia, a global leader in regulatory software, has closed Series A equity financing from the Business Development Bank of Canada's Industrial,...


Jul 29, 2020, 07:28 ET TAICCA and CATCHPLAY Announce Joint Investment in SCREENWORKS ASIA to Build Taiwan's Content Powerhouse

To extend the reach of Taiwan's original content, Taiwan Creative Content Agency (TAICCA) and CATCHPLAY have announced a joint investment in...


Jul 28, 2020, 06:00 ET ComplyAdvantage Closes US$50M Series C to Fuel Growth and Expansion in Fight Against Financial Crime

ComplyAdvantage, a global technology company transforming financial crime detection, has announced the close of a US$50 million Series C funding...


Jul 27, 2020, 13:00 ET Geltor Raises $91.3M as Pandemic Exposes Need for Sustainable Protein Supply Chain

Geltor today announced the closing of a $91.3M Series B financing that will fuel the global expansion of its Ingredients-as-a-Service™ platform. The...


Jul 23, 2020, 08:00 ET Cleantech Firm FuelActive Primed For Growth After Securing Investments, Technology Grant Funding and Leadership Changes

FuelActive, renowned for its innovative technology solutions for diesel engines announces new investment from the Development Bank of Wales and...


Jul 22, 2020, 08:00 ET AB Tasty Raises $40M to Become the Leader in the Experience Optimization and Feature Management Markets

"AB Tasty is announcing a Series C round of funding to revolutionize how companies deliver the best brand and product experiences," comments Alix de...


Jul 22, 2020, 07:00 ET RealView Imaging Ltd., the World Leader in Medical Holography, Completes its $10M Series C Funding Round

RealView Imaging Ltd. today announced the completion of its $10M series C financing round. New investors in this round include OurCrowd, a major...


Jul 17, 2020, 16:00 ET Covington Venture Fund Inc. - Special Meeting and Material Change

TORONTO, July 17, 2020 /CNW/ - Covington Venture Fund Inc. (the "Fund") announced on July 17, 2020, the calling of a Special Meeting to be held on...


Jul 16, 2020, 06:00 ET Next Century Spirits Closes $6 Million Series C

Next Century Spirits completed its final closing of a $6 million Series C fundraising round today. The most recent funding round was led by the Blue...


Jul 14, 2020, 08:00 ET Bridgit Announces $9.4 Million CAD Strategic Investment Led by Autodesk

Experiencing growth surge, leading construction workforce planning software company deepens relationship with Autodesk to fuel technology innovation...


Jul 08, 2020, 07:02 ET Fisker Inc. Completes $50M Private Financing Provided By Louis M. Bacon's Moore Strategic Ventures

Fisker Inc. – designer and manufacturer of the world's most emotion-stirring, eco-friendly electric vehicles and advanced mobility solutions – is...


Jul 08, 2020, 02:15 ET Nespresso Invests CHF 160 Million in the Expansion of Its Romont Production Center in Switzerland to Meet Growing Consumer Demand Worldwide

Today, Nespresso announced a CHF 160 million investment to expand its Romont production center in Switzerland to meet increasing consumer demand for...


Jul 07, 2020, 07:42 ET Insurtech Company, Foxquilt, Receives $3.5M Seed Round to Continue Supporting Small Businesses With Smarter Insurance Through COVID-19

TORONTO, July 7, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Foxquilt, a leading Insurance Technology company, announced it has raised $3.5M in seed funding. The COVID-19...


Jul 06, 2020, 09:30 ET Flinks raises $16 million to accelerate digitization of the financial services industry and expand into new markets

Montreal fintech receives $11 million in Series A funding and $5.2 million in debt financing MONTREAL, July 6, 2020 /CNW/ - Flinks today announced...


Jul 05, 2020, 02:00 ET Fincasa Announces Global Online Investment Summit "Next Generation Visionaries"

FINCASA VENTURES, UAE-based venture capital and advisor to Multi-Royal-Family Fund Houses, announces Investment summit with objective to syndicate...


Jul 01, 2020, 21:00 ET CF PharmTech, Inc. Closes a US $50M Series F Financing to Accelerate the Commercialization of its Inhalation Products.

CF PharmTech, Inc. ("CF PharmTech") announced today that it has raised US $50M in Series F financing following its US $90M Series E financing in...


Jun 22, 2020, 00:01 ET Checkout.com Triples Valuation to $5.5bn in Series B Fundraise

Leading global payment solution provider Checkout.com becomes one of the most valuable fintechs globally. Today the company announces a $150m Series...


Jun 18, 2020, 10:19 ET Capital Group names Jessica Ground as Global Head of ESG

Capital Group, one of the world's largest and most experienced investment firms, with more than US$1.7 trillion in assets under management, today...


Jun 17, 2020, 09:30 ET Q1 2020 Canadian VC at $1.36B, Canadian investors lead

TORONTO, June 17, 2020 /CNW/ - 126 venture capital (VC) financings completed in Q1 2020, raising $1.36 billion, according to the Canadian Venture...


Jun 10, 2020, 10:00 ET Flatfile Raises $7.6M from Two Sigma Ventures, Google's AI Fund, and others To Make Data Onboarding Easy for Enterprises

Flatfile, known for its drop-in spreadsheet importer, today announced $7.6 million in Seed funding led by Two Sigma Ventures, with participation from ...


Jun 09, 2020, 11:30 ET FACIT recognized with 2020 Venture Capital Regional Impact Award by the Canadian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (CVCA)

Award acknowledges FACIT's commercialization impact in growing Ontario's life sciences industry TORONTO, June 9, 2020 /CNW/ - FACIT, a...


Jun 09, 2020, 09:30 ET MPOWER Financing raises $9M to increase educational access for International and DACA students

MPOWER Financing, an innovative fintech platform for educational loans to high-promise international and DACA students, recently raised $9M from a...


Jun 08, 2020, 15:21 ET Global Development Incubator and Institute for Transformative Technologies Partner to Achieve SDGs Through Technology

The Institute for Transformative Technologies (ITT), which recently partnered with Tata Power to launch the world's largest electricity access...


Jun 08, 2020, 09:10 ET Algorand Foundation and Borderless Capital Launch Algorand Asia Accelerator, Powered by LongHash Ventures

Algorand Foundation, the steward of the world's first open-source, permissionless, pure proof-of-stake blockchain protocol, has launched Algorand...


Jun 02, 2020, 14:00 ET Precision Biomonitoring Receives Funding to Manufacture TripleLock™ SARS CoV-2 Go-Strips

Innovative Efforts Receive Funding from NGen In Response to Canadian Supply Development Support GUELPH, ON and MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 2, 2020 /CNW/ -...