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Startups making tools to manage corporate networks and software don't grab the same kind of attention as flashier consumer apps, but some of the biggest venture capital firms are going all-in.
Serial entrepreneur Davis Smith donates as much as 20% of revenue from his unprofitable three-month-old startup to charity.
Biotech investment is the highest in Massachusetts than it has ever been, yet venture capital experts say the type of companies receiving investment could create problems for the industry down the line.
This summer, he visited Cincinnati, Detroit, Pittsburgh, and Nashville on a bus tour aptly called " The Rise of the Rest."
Juristat, the St. Louis startup that helps lawyers predict the outcomes of the patent legal process, has raised another $257,000 in angel capital.
Eliminating cash crunches for companies with slow-paying customers has been big business for Taulia Inc .
AppDynamics, which logs activity in computer applications used by millions of people each day, has locked down $120 million in financing as it looks to expand its online application monitoring and analytics platform globally, the company said.
Threadflip Inc ., an online marketplace for women's used designer clothing and accessories, raised $13 million in new venture funding, said its chief executive and co-founder, Manik Singh.
VisiQuate, a leading provider of business analytics solutions, announced that it has received a significant contribution to its $6M+ Series C round from First Analysis, a Chicago-based leading private growth-equity investor.
Cai Xiao Growth in mobile phone use points to profitable future for O2O sector If venture capital fund managers compare themselves to experimenters, their lab is the entire economy-especially where seeds germinate and new industries grow.
Maryland companies raised $64 million in venture capital funding this spring, with some of the biggest payouts flowing to Baltimore cybersecurity startups.
San Francisco-based Flurry, led by CEO Simon Khalaf, is reportedly being paid hundreds of millions in an acquisition announced by Yahoo.
Six New Jersey companies, including a telecommunications company in Paterson, received a combined $83 million in venture capital funding during the April-June period, the largest quarterly total for the state since the second quarter of 2013, according to a new report.
And J.B. Pritzker , a principal in the Pritzker Group , a Chicago-based venture capital firm, thinks he knows a way to get more - especially from east and west coast-based venture capital groups that have huge amounts of money to invest.
Buoyed by a mobile communications software company's lucrative deal, Central Florida claimed more than half of the state's venture capital trove in the latest quarter, though Florida's overall total fell by nearly a third, according a new nationwide survey.
Online privacy is on the tips of everyone's tongues these days, and investors are rushing to pour money into cybersecurity startups.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 04:56 am
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