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RRE leads funding of VigLink

VigLink, a data analytics company that provides online link sharing services, has raised $18 million in a Series C round that was led by RRE Ventures. Also taking part in the funding is existing investors Google Ventures, Emergence Capital, First Round Capital as well as Correlation Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank. The San Francisco-based company has now raised $26 million in total funding. As part of the Series C round, Eric Wiesen, a general partner of RRE, has joined the board.

Career-building company Gild raises Series B

San Francisco-based Gild, which uses predictive technology to provide career counseling services, has raised $13.5 million in Series B funding. The round was led by new investor Menlo Ventures and included Draper Nexus and existing investors Baseline Ventures, Globespan Capital Partners, SAP Ventures, Correlation Ventures and Mark Kvamme of Drive Capital. The company has now raised $27 million since it was launched in 2012.

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Soldsie fetches $4 mln Series A

Soldsie, a San Francisco-based social selling service, said Thursday that it has secured $4 million in Series A funding. First Round Capital led the round with participation from SoftTechVC, Lerer Ventures, Correlation Ventures, Great Oaks Ventures, e.Ventures, 500 Startups and various angels.

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BlueVine scores $4 mln

BlueVine has closed $4 million in funding. The investors included Lightspeed Venture Partners, Greylock Partners Correlation Ventures, Kreos Capital, Kima Ventures and various unnamed angel investors. Based in Palo Alto, Calif., BlueVine is an online invoice financing service.

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LEGO subscription service Pley grabs $6.75 mln

Pley (formerly known as Pleygo) said Monday that it has received $6.75 million in Series A funding. Allegro Venture Partners led the round with participation from Floodgate, Correlation Ventures, Maven Ventures and Western Technology Investments. Based in San Jose, Calif., Pley is a LEGO subscription service.

AlienVault Raises $26.5M From GGV, Trident, Kleiner, Adara, Others

AlienVault said it raised $26.5 million of Series D funding in a deal led by GGV Capital and joined by existing investors Trident Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sigma West and Adara Venture Partners. Other new investors include Top Tier Capital and Correlation Ventures. The funding will be used to scale the company’s sales and marketing efforts.

DCM Leads Series B in Mobile Analytics Provider Apsalar

San Francisco-based Apsalar announced today it has raised a $9 million Series B round led by DCM, with participation from Correlation Ventures and existing investors Thomvest Ventures and DN Capital. The company, which provides mobile analytics, previously raised a $5 million Series A round in September 2011.

Swell App Raises $5.4M, Led by DFJ

The mobile app developer Swell has raised $5.4 million in Series A funding led by Draper Fisher Jurvetson and including Google Ventures, InterWest Partners, Correlation Ventures and Draper Nexus Ventures. The Palo Alto, Calif.-based company previously raised $1.8M in seed funding from Google Ventures, Charles River Ventures, DFJ, Andreessen Horowitz, Inspovation Ventures and individual investors.

Correlation Ventures Closes $165M Fund That Will Use Predictive Analytics

Correlation Ventures said it closed an initial $165 million venture capital fund that will leverage its predictive analytics to offer entrepreneurs and lead investors co-investment decisions within two weeks. The fund was oversubscribed and ended up 10% above its target of $150 million. Limited partners include leading endowments, foundations, pensions, family offices, high-net-worth individuals and […]

Framehawk Adds $11M Series B

Framehawk Inc. has raised $11 million in Series B financing from Matrix Partners and undisclosed existing investors, the company announced Tuesday. The “stealth-mode” company says it is focused on enterprise mobility software. Framehawk previously raised $5.5 million from Alsop Louie Partners, Correlation Ventures and Triangle Peak Partners.

Morgenthaler Leads $5M for Fundly

Fundly, a cloud-based social fundraising platform for non-profits, has raised $5 million in financing led by Morgenthaler Ventures. Seed investors Kapor Capital, Correlation Ventures, Seraph Group, and Accelerator Ventures also participated in the round. As a result of the round, Morgenthaler’s Mark Goines will join the Fundly board. Fundly is based in Palo Alto, Calif.

Virsto Adds $5M in Series B

Virsto Software, maker of VM-centric storage-hypervisor software, has added $5 million in a follow-on investment to its Series B round. The additional funds bring the Series B round to $17 million. Southern Cross Venture Partners and Correlation Ventures join as new investors. The company is also backed by InterWest Partners, August Capital and Canaan Partners.

PowerInbox Raises $1.1 Million

Atlas Venture, Longworth Ventures, Correlation Ventures and a group of angels are providing PowerInbox, the open platform for e-mail service, with $1.1 million in funding. PowerInbox raised most of these funds through AngelList, the community of startups and investors.

Online Gamer Bunchball Scores $6.5M in Funding

Bunchball, an online gamification solutions provider, has raised a $6.5 million round of funding from Triangle Peak Partners (led), Northport Investments, Correlation Ventures and Granite Ventures. The company previously raised a $2 million Series A round in 2006 and a $4 million Series B round in 2008 from Granite Ventures and Adobe Ventures. Bunchball, founded […]

Zuberance Closes $8 Million Venture Funding

Zuberance, has raised $8 million in Series B financing. Menlo Park, Calif.-based Canaan Partners led the round, which included investment from Emergence Capital Partners and Correlation Ventures. Zuberance develops word-of-mouth marketing technology, and is based in San Carlos, Calif.

Zuberance Raises $8M to Support Word-of-Mouth Marketing

Eyeballs are nice, but eyeballs don’t pay your bills when you’re a retailer with an online presence. I thought about that yesterday when I was interviewing Rob Fuggetta, founder & CEO of Zuberance, and his newest venture backer, Deepak Kamra, general partner of Canaan Partners. San Carlos, Calif.-based Zuberance, which provides a word-of-mouth marketing platform, […]

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New Info on Quant Venture Capital Firm

Correlation Ventures, a San Diego-based firm that wants to use algorithms to passively invest in VC deals led by other firms. Basically a quant approach to venture capital.

Someone was kind enough to send over one of the firm’s recent decks, and we’ve learned a bit more information:

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