Column Group raises third fund at $535 mln

By Mark Boslet — 5 days ago

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 […]


Seclore raises $12 mln

By Luisa Beltran — 6 days ago

Seclore said April 27 that it raised $12 million in Series B funding by Helion Ventures, VentureEast, Sistema Asia Fund, and India Alternatives. Seclore, of India, is an information security firm.


HTC Corp launches $100 mln fund to invest in VR startups

By Chris Witkowsky — 6 days ago

HTC Corp launched a $100 million accelerator investment fund to focus on virtual reality startups. The fund will focus on three cities initially: Beijing, Taipei and San Francisco, and plans on rolling out into new areas. The program, called Vive X, is open to companies from any industry creating content, tools, applications and accessories that work in the VR ecosystem.