London-based Venrex Investment Management is raising Venrex VIII, according to a filing with the SEC.
Clarity Money said it raised $11 million of Series B funding in a round led by RRE Ventures and Citi Ventures.
Samsara BioCapital has set out to raise a $300 million venture fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Y Combinator is creating an industry vertical dedicated to artificial intelligence companies with the hope of sparking innovation at AI startups.
Spark Capital has raised $606 million for a second growth fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Blockchain Capital said it will raise its third fund – Blockchain Capital III – from limited partners and through an additional fund offered via digital tokens, called the BCAP.
Refactor Capital has raised a $50 million seed fund, according to a report on Axios.
StartX, the accelerator for Stanford-affiliated entrepreneurs, said founder and CEO Cameron Teitelman would shift his role to board chairman and that Joseph Huang would become the new CEO.
Symantec Corp. said it formed Symantec Ventures, a venture capital arm to back cyber security startups.
Aberdeen Asset Management has raised $93 million toward a $200 million venture fund of funds, according to a filing with the SEC.
Technology Crossover Ventures has acquired U.K. payments company Retail Merchant Services, according to a press release. No financial terms were disclosed.
Supporters of the 2012 JOBS Act frequently describe it as an entrance ramp to the IPO market. The on-ramp may not be working quite as expected.
Formation Group has raised $357 million for a maiden fund with former Facebook CFO and San Francisco 49ers co-owner Gideon Yu serving on the investment team.
Xsolla Inc. launched a $30 million Xsolla Capital royalty investment fund to provide backing for independent video game developers, according to a press release.
GE Ventures and Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research struck an alliance to support the Feinstein’s Center for Bioelectronic Medicine, according to a press release.
NeoTribe Ventures has set out to raise a $90 million maiden venture fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
RRE Ventures has set out to raise two new funds, including a seventh core fund, according to filings with the SEC.
Investment confidence among Silicon Valley venture capitalists remained largely unchanged in the fourth quarter as political uncertainty from the presidential election tempered enthusiasm over new technologies.