Goldman Sachs backs Vitals

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Vitals, a provider of health care price transparency and consumer engagement solutions, has secured $41 million in funding. The investors included Goldman Sachs. Allen & Company LLC served as financial advisor to Vitals in the transaction.

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Goldman Sachs leads Evariant’s Series C funding

By Alastair Goldfisher — 2 months ago

Farmington, Conn.-based Evariant, a provider of a healthcare-focused CRM platform, announced on Wednesday it has raised a $42.3 million Series C round of funding led by Goldman Sachs. Also participating in the round are Health Enterprise Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners. The company has now raised about $66 million in total funding. As a result of the latest round, Jason Kreuziger from Goldman Sachs has joined the board.

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AppDynamics racks up $158 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

AppDynamics, an application intelligence company, has raised $158 million in funding. General Atlantic and Altimeter Capital led the round with participation from Adage Capital, Industry Ventures, Goldman Sachs, Cross Creek Advisors, IVP, Greylock Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners. In addition to the funding, Robert Swan, an operating partner at General Atlantic and former CFO at eBay Inc, has been added to AppDynamics’ board of directors.

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CircleUp takes in $30 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

Equity crowdfunding platform CircleUp has secured $30 million in Series C funding. Collaborative Fund led the round with participation from Capital One co-founder Nigel Morris, and former CEOs and presidents of Goldman Sachs, Thomson Reuters and the Stanford Endowment. CircleUp’s other backers include Union Square Ventures, Canaan Partners, Maveron and Rose Park Advisors. According to the company, the capital infusion will be used for product development and personnel hiring.

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McCarthy & Stone valued at $1.5 bln in London listing: Reuters

By Reuters News — 3 months ago

(Reuters) McCarthy & Stone Plc, Britain’s biggest builder of homes for retired people, said its London debut had been priced at 180 pence per share, valuing the business at 967 million pounds ($1.5 billion). Shares in the company rose 13.5 percent to 204.21 pence in conditional trading on Friday as investors bet on further gains […]

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Goldman invests $35 mln in cybersecurity company iboss

By Chris Witkowsky — 3 months ago

Goldman Sachs Private Capital Investing group invested $35 million in iboss, a cybersecurity company. Stephen Kerns, vice president in Goldman Sachs’ Private Capital Investing group, will join iboss’ board. Press Release iboss, a leading cybersecurity company, announces its Series A funding round with a $35 million investment from Goldman Sachs’ Private Capital Investing group. Unlike […]

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Panda Power Funds backs Pennsylvania coal-to-natural gas power plant

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

Panda Power Funds has financed the Panda Hummel Station power plant, a coal-to-natural gas power conversion projects that will be based near Shamokin Dam in Snyder County, Pennsylvania. Goldman Sachs, ICBC and Investec have arranged $710 million in debt funding for the plant while Siemens Financial Services is investing $125 million in equity. The plant is slated to supply power markets that include the New York metropolitan area and Philadelphia once it begins operations in the first quarter of 2018.

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Goldman Sachs funds Talentsoft

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

France-based Talentsoft, a provider of talent management and human resources software, has closed 25 million euros in funding. The investor was Goldman Sachs‘ merchant banking division. Piper Jaffray provided financial advice to Talentsoft.

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Exponent and Electra offer to acquire UK digital photo service Photobox

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

Exponent Private Equity and Electra Partners have made a bid to acquire Photobox Group. No financial terms were disclosed. Goldman Sachs International, EY and Herbert Smith Freehills LLP advised Photobox on the transaction while Evercore, Allen & Overy, OC&C Strategy Consultants, KPMG and Shearman & Sterling did likewise for Exponent and Electra. Based in London, Photobox is a digital photo service.

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