Envera Health said it raised $14 million in a round led by Harbert Venture Partners and Noro-Moseley Partners.
Maana said it raised $26 million of Series B funding in a deal led by Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures. Also new to the round is Shell Technology Ventures. The financing was joined by existing investors GE Ventures, Chevron Technology Ventures, Intel Capital, and Frost Data Capital. The company has now raised more than $40 million.
Bench said it raised $16 million of Series B capital in an up round led by Bain Capital Ventures and joined by existing investors Altos Ventures and Contour Venture Partners. The company has now raised $33 million.
Heritage Group said it closed a second Healthcare Innovation Fund at $220 million, according to a press release. The fund exceeded its target by $20 million and is more than $50 million larger than the first Healthcare Innovation Fund.
CodeCombat said it raised a $2 million seed round of funding from Third Kind Venture Capital, Andreessen Horowitz and Allen & Company. The company today launched its game-based classroom product designed to help students learn computer science and coding.
Brightwheel said it raised $600,000 from investors Mark Cuban and Chris Sacca on ABC’s Shark Tank. Brightwheel is a platform for early education.
WorldQuant Ventures said it invested in Certrax Risk Compliance Solutions. As part of the agreement, Steven Lau, WorldQuant managing director, will join the board.
The Column Group has raised a third fund at $270.5 million, according to a filing with the SEC. The new fund lists partners and managing partners Peter Svennilson, Tim Kutzkey and David Goeddel, but not Larry Lasky. The firm’s second fund of $306 million dates to 2010, according to Thomson Reuters. Update: After the above […]
Drivy said it raised $35 million in a round led by Cathay Innovation and Nokia Growth Partners and joined by existing investors Bpifrance’s Ecotechnologie Fund, Via-ID and Index Venture. The company has now raises $53 million.
World View said it raised a $15 million Series B round led by Canaan Partners and joined by Norwest Venture Partners, Tencent, Moment Ventures, and Base Ventures. World View with use the cash to accelerate the development and commercial adoption of its “Stratollites” high-atmosphere balloons.
Ionic said it raised $8.5 million of Series A capital in a deal led by General Catalyst Partners and joined by seed investors Arthur Ventures, Founder Collective, and Lightbank, according to a blog post. The company has developed a platform for developers to write mobile apps.
Sunstone Partners closed a $300 million first fund, Sunstone Partners I, according to a press release. The fund had an initial target of $200 million and was oversubscribed.
Poncho said it raised $2 million of seed funding in a deal led by Lerer Hippeau Ventures and joined by Greycroft Partners, Comcast Ventures, Venture51 Capital Partners, RRE Ventures and betaworks, the New York start-up studio where Poncho got its start. Also investing were Broadway Video Ventures, Ore Ventures, David Shen, and former Wall Street […]
Menlo Ventures has closed a $250 million opportunity fund targeting growth-stage investing in what it calls the venture-valley funding gap. It was the firm’s first opportunity fund and was raised in six weeks.
IMMUNIO said it raised $5 million of Series A financing in a deal led by White Star Capital and joined by existing seed investors. The company has now raised $8.3 million. Earlier investors include Hoxton Ventures, Real Ventures and Bloomberg Beta, according to news reports.
In Q1, more than one-fifth of VC dollars invested in the United States came from corporate VCs. Turns out these CVCs did more than just write checks.
StoryStream said it raised $2.6 million of Series A capital in a funding round led by MMC Ventures. The 4-year-old U.K.-based company seeks to help corporate brands compete for customer attention.
Japanese Bitcoin exchange bitFlyer said it raised $27 million in a Series C deal led by SBI Investment and joined by Venture Labo Investments, according to news reports.