Currency Cloud snaps up $18 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Payments platform Currency Cloud has secured $18 million in Series C funding. Sapphire Ventures led the round with participation from Rakuten, Anthemis, Atlas Ventures, Notion Capital and XAnge Private Equity. In addition to the funding, Andreas Weiskam of Sapphire Ventures has been added to Currency Cloud’s board of directors.

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Flare Capital unveils $200 mln fund, also appoints CFO

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

Flare Capital Partners has raised $200 million for its first healthcare tech-focused fund. The fund has already made investments in such companies as Iora Health, Predilytics and Valence Health. It also has invested in Rock Health‘s most recent seed fund. In addition to the fund, the firm has named Kristen Laguerre as partner and chief financial officer. Previously, Laguerre was a partner and CFO at Atlas Venture and vice president of finance at SoftBank Capital. Also, Flare has appointed Dr. Dan Gebremedhin as a senior associate.

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InsightSquared picks up $13.5 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Cambridge, Mass.-based InsightSquared, a provider of analytics solutions for small and midsize businesses, has received $13.5 million in Series C funding. The investors were Atlas Ventures, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, NextView Ventures and Two Sigma Ventures.

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Raze Therapeutics attracts $24 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Raze Therapeutics has raised $24 million in Series A financing. The investors include Atlas Venture, MPM Capital Management, MS Ventures, Partners Innovation Fund, Astellas Venture Management and Novartis. In addition to the funding, Jason Rhodes, an Atlas partner, has joined the board and is serving as acting CEO. Based in Cambridge, Mass., Raze Therapeutics is a biotech firm focused on developing new cancer drugs.

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Atlas Ventures, KEC Ventures lead $3 mln funding in Wedding Spot

By Chris Witkowsky — 1 year ago

Atlas Ventures and KEC Ventures have led a $3 million funding round in Wedding Spot, an online marketplace for future brides and grooms to search, price and book wedding venues. Other participants in the funding included Great Oaks Venture Capital, Maiden Lane, Canyon Creek Capital, former chief executive officer of Expedia Erik Blachford, Eric Liaw […]

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Fancred fetches $3 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Sports fan app Fancred said Thursday that it has secured $3 million in funding. The investors were Atlas Ventures, Militello Capital and Breakaway Innovation Group.

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OYO Sports raises $3 mln in seed funding

By Chris Witkowsky — 2 years ago

OYO Sports, a fan engagement company, has raised $3 million in seed funding from several angel investors along with seed investors Boston Seed Capital and Atlas Ventures. OYO Sports has raised $4.6 million in total seed funding.

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Spindle Labs Inks $2.3M

By Staff Report — 3 years ago

Spindle Labs Inc., a developer of search technology, has raised $2.3 million in venture funding, and recently released the company’s app in iTunes. The company is backed by Polaris Ventures, Greylock Partners, Lerer Ventures, SV Angel, Atlas Ventures, Broad Beach Ventures, Project 11, Ray Ozzie and Raman Narayanan. Spindle Labs is based in Boston.

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Lilliputian Raises $40M From Rusnano, Intel, KP, Others

By Mark Boslet — 3 years ago

Lilliputian Systems, Inc. said it closed on $40 million of a planned $60 million equity round that was led by RUSNANO and joined by existing investors Intel Corporation, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Altira Group, Stata Venture Partners, Atlas Venture, and Fairhaven Capital. The company makes portable fuel cell re-charger for consumer electronics.

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peHUB First Read

By Angela Sormani — 4 years ago

Click on this morning’s First Read to find out more about Blackstone’s new head of PE, an energy gold rush and why America is concerned with getting fat.

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On-Q-ity Inks $5M

By Staff Report — 4 years ago

Mohr Davidow Ventures, Atlas Ventures and Physic Ventures have backed Waltham, Mass.-based On-Q-ity with $5 million in fresh capital. On-Q-ity is a life science company focused on circulating tumor cell capture and characterization for clinical researchers and physicians. They company’s technology is designed to enhance decision-making across multiple cancer types, it says. -cn PRESS RELEASE […]

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Abine Appoints VPs

By Angela Sormani — 4 years ago

Abine, a provider of online privacy solutions for consumers looking to regain control over their personal information, has appointed Kristina Kennedy as vice president of marketing and Brian Michon as vice president of engineering. Abine is backed by Atlas Ventures and General Catalyst Partners. Earlier last year, it closed a series A round, raising $5.2 […]

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