wrote a new post, Storage software company PernixData raises $35 mln from Menlo, KP, Benioff and others, on the site PE HUB 3 hours, 13 minutes ago
Menlo Ventures led an oversubscribed $35 million Series C funding round for PernixData, a San Jose, California-based provider of software that virtualizes server-side flash to enable scale-out storage performance. […]
wrote a new post, Lone investor Sequoia ups its investment in Medallia , on the site PE HUB 2 days, 3 hours ago
Medallia, which provides cloud-based customer relationship management software, announced it has raised $50 million in capital from Sequoia Capital. The Palo Alto, California-based company has now raised $105 […]
wrote a new post, DCM leads funding of Wearables apparel maker ATHOS; Lacob joins team, on the site PE HUB 1 week, 1 day ago
DCM has led a $12.2 million Series B funding round of ATHOS, a maker of wearable sensors and performance apparel.
Joining the funding round are True Ventures (which was an early investor in Fitbit), existing […]
Platform9, founded by a group of virtualization experts who previously were with VMware, announced that it has raised $4.5 million in Series A funding from Redpoint Ventures. The Sunnyvale, California-based […]
wrote a new post, Online marketplace Weddington rings up $9 mln in Series A, on the site PE HUB 1 week, 2 days ago
Weddington Way, which operates an online marketplace for bridesmaid dresses, has raised $9 million in Series A funding led by Javelin Venture Partners. Existing investors Battery Ventures, Felicis Ventures and […]
We’re changing things up a bit to help readers find more great stuff. The top 10 is now available in two editions — venture capital and private equity. The VC version appears on Thursdays, while the PE edition […]
When venture capitalists talk about security investments, they’re usually referring to cyberspace.
Lately, however, early-stage VCs have also actively invested in the brick-and-mortar world of home […]
We’re changing things up a bit to help readers find more great stuff. The top 10 is now available in two editions: one for venture capital and one for private equity. The VC version appears on Thursdays, while the […]
Summation Health Ventures, a Southern California venture firm founded by two large regional healthcare providers, has raised $20 million for a new fund, according to a securities filing.
The firm describes […]
Startup founders have long turned to banks for loans and second mortgages to fund their first months of operation. But when it comes time to scale, they look elsewhere for funding.
For fintech entrepreneurs, […]
wrote a new post, Practice Fusion scoops up Telemedicine startup Ringadoc, on the site PE HUB 1 week, 6 days ago
Electronic medical records management company Practice Fusion announced it has acquired Ringadoc for an undisclosed amount. Ringadoc, which provides a patient-doctor communication platform that allows doctors to […]
dtoll wrote a new post, Startup offers legal work from the cloud; looks to raise VC, on the site PE HUB 2 weeks ago
Wondering why you’re paying so much to have routine legal documents prepared? The question lies at the heart of the business model of a start-up company called InCloudCounsel, which has caught the eyes of early, savings-minded clients such as The Carlyle Group, NEA and Oak Hill Capital Partners.
Founder and CEO Troy Pospisil pondered the…[Read more]
Felicis Ventures, a seed-stage investor that backed Angry Birds maker Rovio and recently acquired Dropcam, has raised $96 million for its fourth fund, its largest to date.
The Palo Alto, California-based firm […]
wrote a new post, Founders Fund goes nuclear, backing Transatomic Power in seed deal, on the site PE HUB 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Transatomic Power announced that it has raised $2 million in seed funding from FF Science, an investment vehicle of Founders Fund that was recently formed to back early-stage science investments. Scott Nolan, a partner at Founders Fund, led the deal, and he’ll be leading many of the FF Science investments. Cambridge, Massachusetts-based [Read more]
Joanna Glasner wrote a new post, Bubble-era funds prove a value investment for secondaries, on the site PE HUB 2 weeks, 4 days ago
For most limited partners, dot-com, bubble-era venture funds aren’t an investment that warrants much bragging.
But recently, one group has done quite well with the asset class. Secondary investors who bought stakes over the past few years in bubble-era venture funds are seeing some nice gains.
In the first half of the year, stakes in…[Read more]
Joanna Glasner wrote a new post, So Cal early-stage firm CrossCut seeks $50 mln – filing, on the site PE HUB 2 weeks, 4 days ago
CrossCut Ventures, a seed stage venture capital firm based in Venice, Calif., is seeking $50 million for a planned third fund, according to a securities filing.
The firm invests primarily in the consumer Internet, business software and mobile sectors, with a focus in Southern California. Partners declined comment on the new fund filing for the…[Read more]
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RockYou, a San Francisco-based provider of an advertising platform for social games, has raised $10 million in debt financing from FastPay. RockYou said it will use the funding to acquire titles, which is similar […]
Moogsoft, which provides service assurance software to help companies detect anomalies in online traffic, announced it has raised $11.3 million in Series B funding. Wing Venture Capital, a new investor, led the […]
U.S.-based venture capital firms raised $18.3 billion for 146 venture capital funds in the first six months of 2014, with mega-funds leading the charge.
The five largest funds raised in the first half of the […]
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