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ARCH's search for disruptive technologies is global, with technology sourcing or investment primarily in In the past 24 months, portfolio companies in ARCH funds have had nine public offerings and six M/A events, including four of the most oversubscribed biotech IPO's in decades, Agios Pharmaceuticals , Bluebird Bio , Receptos , and Kythera ... (more)
Dallas startup Theatro has raised $5 million from a major Silicon Valley venture capital firm to expand its sales and marketing efforts for its wearable tech device for retail outlets.
Listen up. This has been an unusually active period for venture-backed developers of treatments for ear ailments and hearing loss.
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers has agreed to invest in ephemeral messaging service Snapchat Inc. at close to a $10 billion valuation, people with knowledge of the matter said.
In 2013, money for startups was overwhelmingly going to male founders. LinkedIn recently analyzed 1,200 technology entrepreneurs who raised venture capital in 2013.
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In preparation for an IPO, Jessica Alba's The Honest Co. , a maker of eco-friendly baby products, has raised $70 million at a valuation just shy of $1 billion and is beginning partnership talks to expand to China, Dow Jones VentureWire has learned.
BacterioScan, a St. Louis biotech company that uses laser technology to rapidly test for urinary tract infections, is set to close a $5 million Series A financing round by the end of the month.
Silicon Valley incubator Y Combinator has big-name tech companies in its portfolio, including Dropbox and Airbnb , but the soaring valuations of some of those companies hasn't translated to huge exits, yet.
Theatro , the pioneer of voice controlled wearable communications devices for hourly workers in the retail, hospitality and manufacturing market segments, announced today that it has closed a $5 million investment from Khosla Ventures in a Series A round.
The UpTake : At age 20, Mark Daniel was so convinced that he should start a company instead of attend college that he dropped out.
Every time a twenty-something CEO turns down a multibillion-dollar offer for a company that has little or no revenues it hits a raw nerve in me.
A Dallas startup that has created a voice controlled wearable device to improve communications for the retail, hospitality and manufacturing industries, has raised $8.8 million in series A funding.
Meanwhile, the QuA©bec buyout and private equity market continued to show strong growth, with investments totalling in the first quarter, nearly double the amount reported for the same period in 2013.
Holisol Logistics, a leading back-end logistic provider to e-commerce players, including Jabong, has got its first venture capital funding as it expands operations.
Korbit , Korea's leading bitcoin exchange, wallet and merchant processor, has closed a $3 million Series A funding round led by SoftBank Ventures Korea.
Toms Shoes, the brand built on "One for One" giving, has gone corporate, inking a new partnership with Bain Capital.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 05:25 am
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