River Cities Capital Funds targets $200 mln sixth fund

River Cities Capital Funds is targeting $200 million for its sixth fund, according to a filing with the SEC. The Cincinnati, Ohio-based firm is led by Daniel Fleming, J. Carter McNabb, Robert Heimann and Rurik Vandevenne, and invests in healthcare and information technology startups, according to its website. The fund has yet to secure any investor commitments.

Macro to raise $50 mln venture fund

Los Angeles-based Macro Ventures is aiming to raise a $50 million maiden venture fund, according to a regulatory filing. The Macro Ventures Fund I is run by Mike Palank. His bio says he a former hedge fund equity analyst. No investor commitments were yet reported on the filing.


Afore Capital closes on nearly $46 mln

Afore Capital announced it has closed on $45.875 million in funding, slightly less than its targeted $46 million, according to a regulatory filing. The San Francisco-based firm is led by Anamitra Banerji, formerly a partner at Foundation Capital, and Gaurav Jain, formerly a principal at Founder Collective. The firm announced in August that it was targeting a $40 million fund. To date, 41 investors have committed to the fund.