Ulu Ventures nears $50 mln target

By Alastair Goldfisher — 2 days ago

Palo Alto, California-based Ulu Ventures has raised $41.075 million toward a $50 million target for its second fund, according to a regulatory filing. The firm has raised commitments from 58 investors, the filing shows. The firm is led by husband-and-wife Managing Directors Miriam Rivera and Clint Korver.

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GoSpotCheck nabs $21.5 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 days ago

Denver-based GoSpotCheck, a SaaS-based field execution management platform, has secured $21.5 million in funding. Insight Venture Partners and Point Nine Capital led the round.

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Deliveroo adds extra $98 mln to Series F round

By Iris Dorbian — 2 days ago

London-based Deliveroo, an online food delivery company, has raised an additional $98 million to its Series F funding round, bringing the total tally to $482 million. T. Rowe Price Associates and Fidelity Management & Research Company led the round.

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Battery-backed Alogent buys Jwaala

By Iris Dorbian — 2 days ago

Alogent, which is backed by Battery Ventures, has acquired Austin, Texas-based Jwaala LLC, a provider of digital banking solutions for U.S. financial institutions. No financial terms were disclosed.

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Shippeo picks up Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 2 days ago

Paris-based Shippeo, a provider of a supply chain visibility platform, has secured 10 million euros in Series A funding. Partech Ventures and Otium Venture led the round.

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Achievelt snags $1.7 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 3 days ago

Achieveit, which helps businesses “improve the execution of their strategic plans and growth initiatives,” has raised $1.7 million in funding. The investor was BIP Capital.

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Modulated Imaging nets $2.86 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 3 days ago

Irvine, California-based Modulated Imaging Inc, a provider of imaging technology for preventing, diagnosing and curing medical conditions, has raised $2.86 million in Series A financing. Grey Sky Venture Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Mitsubishi UFJ Capital Co and Fresenius Medical Care Ventures GmbH.

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Fidelity-led round brings Adeptmind’s funding to $5.5 mln

By Kirk Falconer — 3 days ago

Adeptmind Inc has launched its Toronto-based deep learning platform and secured a seed investment from Fidelity Investments Canada. The investment brings total funding so far to $5.5 million. Founded last year by CEO G Wu and CTO Jing He, Adeptmind is developing technology that uses deep learning techniques to help e-commerce companies improve online searches, filters and customer service.

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Airside Mobile locks in $6 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 3 days ago

Arlington, Virginia-based Airside Mobile, a creator of a mobile passport app, has raised $6 million in Series A funding. Blazar Ventures and Grotech Ventures led the round with participation from Bain Capital Ventures and 8VC.

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Gainfully rallies $2.5 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 3 days ago

San Francisco-based Gainfully Inc, a compliant, software-as-a-service network that connects insurance and financial services companies, has secured $2.5 million in funding. MassMutual Ventures led the round.

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