European venture capital rebounded in the fourth quarter with both money raised and capital invested rising, according to Dow Jones VentureSource.
Chinese venture capital firm Qiming Venture Partners has set out to raise a $125 million U.S. health care fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Funding Circle raised $100 million of equity capital in a deal led by Accel Partners, according to a press release.
Eclipse Ventures has raised a second fund at $184 million, according to a filing with the SEC.
Correlation Ventures said it has closed its second fund at $200 million, according to a press release.
Venture capitalists deployed $12.7 billion to 1,736 companies in the fourth quarter as the pace of activity in the United States slowed for the second straight quarter, according to a report by PitchBook and the National Venture Capital Association.
Crosslink Ventures said it promoted Omar El-Ayat to partner and named Matt Bigge as a partner.
Cendana Capital has set out to raise a second direct investment fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
PivotNorth Capital has raised a third seed fund, the firm announced on Twitter.
Global venture capital topped $100 billion in 2016 for the second year running, with $134 billion supporting 9,717 deals, according to Preqin.
500 Startups said that General Motors has struck an arrangement to work with companies at its accelerator and perhaps invest as they mature out of the program.
Wildcat Venture Partners has raised $52.2 million toward its maiden venture fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Emergence Capital Partners has raised $10.8 million toward an opportunity fund, according to filing the the SEC.
Women make up 45 percent of the venture capital workforce in the United States, but fill only 11 percent of key investment roles, such as general partner, managing partner or managing director, according to a new survey.
GenBridge Capital has set out to raise a $500 million maiden venture capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.
Pitango Venture Capital has raised a $175 million seventh venture capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC and a posting on its web site.
Emily Mendell will join the Institutional Limited Partners Association as head of marketing and communications, according to a press release.
New Enterprise Associates published the results of an inaugural Future of Design in Start-Ups survey showing that design can lead to higher sales and greater customer retention at companies that embrace its lessons.