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LEGO subscription service Pley attracts $10 mln

LEGO subscription service Pley has raised $10 million in Series B funding. Sozo Ventures led the round with participation from previous backers Floodgate, Correlation Ventures, Maven Ventures and Allegro Venture Partners. Concurrent with the funding, Phil Wickham, managing director at Sozo Ventures, has been added to Pley¹s board of directors.

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Dizzion snaps up $3.9 mln Series A

Grotech Ventures and Access Venture Partners have led a $3.9 million Series A funding round for Dizzion. Other investors included Point B Capital, Correlation Ventures and Service Provider Capital. Based in Denver, Dizzion is a provider of cloud computing solutions for desktops.

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BlueVine snags $18.5 mln

BlueVine, which provides working capital financing to small businesses, has received $18.5 million in funding. 83North (formerly Greylock IL) and Lightspeed Venture Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Silicon Valley Bank and Correlation Ventures. Also, BlueVine has named Ido Lustig as vice president of risk management. The company has also added Stewart Wilkinson to its board of directors while Raymond Stern and Taher Behbehani will join BlueVine’s advisory board.

Aldea Pharmaceuticals snags $24 mln Series B

Aldea Pharmaceuticals said Monday that it has received $24 million in Series B financing. The investors included RusnanoMedInvest, WuXi PharmaTech Corporate Ventures, Canaan Partners and Correlation Ventures. Based in Redwood City, Calif., Aldea is focused on developing treatments for aldehyde metabolism disorders.

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Splice Machine nets $3 mln Series B

Splice Machine said Wednesday that it has closed an additional $3 million in its Series B funding. The investors were Correlation Ventures, Roger J. Sippl and Roger Bamford. Splice is a developer of a SQL-compliant database for big data applications.

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RRE leads funding of VigLink

VigLink, a data analytics company that provides online link sharing services, has raised $18 million in a Series C round that was led by RRE Ventures. Also taking part in the funding is existing investors Google Ventures, Emergence Capital, First Round Capital as well as Correlation Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank. The San Francisco-based company has now raised $26 million in total funding. As part of the Series C round, Eric Wiesen, a general partner of RRE, has joined the board.

Career-building company Gild raises Series B

San Francisco-based Gild, which uses predictive technology to provide career counseling services, has raised $13.5 million in Series B funding. The round was led by new investor Menlo Ventures and included Draper Nexus and existing investors Baseline Ventures, Globespan Capital Partners, SAP Ventures, Correlation Ventures and Mark Kvamme of Drive Capital. The company has now raised $27 million since it was launched in 2012.

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Soldsie fetches $4 mln Series A

Soldsie, a San Francisco-based social selling service, said Thursday that it has secured $4 million in Series A funding. First Round Capital led the round with participation from SoftTechVC, Lerer Ventures, Correlation Ventures, Great Oaks Ventures, e.Ventures, 500 Startups and various angels.

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BlueVine scores $4 mln

BlueVine has closed $4 million in funding. The investors included Lightspeed Venture Partners, Greylock Partners Correlation Ventures, Kreos Capital, Kima Ventures and various unnamed angel investors. Based in Palo Alto, Calif., BlueVine is an online invoice financing service.

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LEGO subscription service Pley grabs $6.75 mln

Pley (formerly known as Pleygo) said Monday that it has received $6.75 million in Series A funding. Allegro Venture Partners led the round with participation from Floodgate, Correlation Ventures, Maven Ventures and Western Technology Investments. Based in San Jose, Calif., Pley is a LEGO subscription service.

AlienVault Raises $26.5M From GGV, Trident, Kleiner, Adara, Others

AlienVault said it raised $26.5 million of Series D funding in a deal led by GGV Capital and joined by existing investors Trident Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sigma West and Adara Venture Partners. Other new investors include Top Tier Capital and Correlation Ventures. The funding will be used to scale the company’s sales and marketing efforts.

DCM Leads Series B in Mobile Analytics Provider Apsalar

San Francisco-based Apsalar announced today it has raised a $9 million Series B round led by DCM, with participation from Correlation Ventures and existing investors Thomvest Ventures and DN Capital. The company, which provides mobile analytics, previously raised a $5 million Series A round in September 2011.

Swell App Raises $5.4M, Led by DFJ

The mobile app developer Swell has raised $5.4 million in Series A funding led by Draper Fisher Jurvetson and including Google Ventures, InterWest Partners, Correlation Ventures and Draper Nexus Ventures. The Palo Alto, Calif.-based company previously raised $1.8M in seed funding from Google Ventures, Charles River Ventures, DFJ, Andreessen Horowitz, Inspovation Ventures and individual investors.

Correlation Ventures Closes $165M Fund That Will Use Predictive Analytics

Correlation Ventures said it closed an initial $165 million venture capital fund that will leverage its predictive analytics to offer entrepreneurs and lead investors co-investment decisions within two weeks. The fund was oversubscribed and ended up 10% above its target of $150 million. Limited partners include leading endowments, foundations, pensions, family offices, high-net-worth individuals and […]

Framehawk Adds $11M Series B

Framehawk Inc. has raised $11 million in Series B financing from Matrix Partners and undisclosed existing investors, the company announced Tuesday. The “stealth-mode” company says it is focused on enterprise mobility software. Framehawk previously raised $5.5 million from Alsop Louie Partners, Correlation Ventures and Triangle Peak Partners.

Morgenthaler Leads $5M for Fundly

Fundly, a cloud-based social fundraising platform for non-profits, has raised $5 million in financing led by Morgenthaler Ventures. Seed investors Kapor Capital, Correlation Ventures, Seraph Group, and Accelerator Ventures also participated in the round. As a result of the round, Morgenthaler’s Mark Goines will join the Fundly board. Fundly is based in Palo Alto, Calif.

Virsto Adds $5M in Series B

Virsto Software, maker of VM-centric storage-hypervisor software, has added $5 million in a follow-on investment to its Series B round. The additional funds bring the Series B round to $17 million. Southern Cross Venture Partners and Correlation Ventures join as new investors. The company is also backed by InterWest Partners, August Capital and Canaan Partners.

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