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TODAY’S CURATED LIST OF HEADLINES


28-06-2016

 

Mobile commerce startup PredictSpring raises $11.4 million for expansion to Europe | VentureBeat | Deals | by Sindy Nanclares

Partech Ventures closes $440 million fund aimed at growth-stage startups | VentureBeat | Business | by Paul Sawers

Hyperloop One gets an investment from Russia’s sovereign fund | VentureBeat | Business | by Adrien Henni, East-West Digital News

Cybersecurity Investment Syndicate hack/secure Launches

Pre-Seed Venture Capital Fund Bee Partners Closes Second Fund, at over $30M

Entrepreneur Jason Lemkin Launches $70M SaaStr Fund

Cannabis Management Firm MedMen Launches $100M Investment Fund

Venture Capital Firm Partech Ventures Closes First Growth Fund, at €400M

Insurance Startup ValChoice Receives $120K Microsoft BizSpark Plus Award

Medical Data Platform Medal Raises $3.78M in Seed Funding

IoT Device DevOps Management Platform Resin.io Raises $9M in Funding

Software Instrumented Security Company Verodin Closes $10M

Biotechnology Company Intensity Therapeutics Secures $10M in Series A Financing

Mobile-First Commerce Platform PredictSpring Closes $11.4M Series A Funding

3D Design Platform Developer Loft Raises $13M in Series B Funding

Freight Transportation Company 10-4 Systems Raises $13.9M

Pharmaceutical Company JDP Therapeutics Secures up to $17M Series A Funding

Fintech Company Bizfi Raises $20M

Geospatial Big Data Company Orbital Insight Raised $20M

Biofabrication Company Modern Meadow Raises $40M in Series B Funding

Drybar Receives Minority Investment from Roark Capital Group

Video Distribution & Content Discovery Platform Vemba Raises $5M

Diagnostics Company Owlstone Medical Raises $7M in Funding

Cancer Drug Development Company Storm Therapeutics Raises £12M

Therapeutic Peptide Vaccine Developer Affiris Raises €10M
This NYC Startup Just Raised to $1.5M To Teach Kids Through Hip Hop – AlleyWatch

Potential Pitfalls With Mergers and Acquisitions – AlleyWatch

Yum China Stake Sale Said Delayed as Suitors Miss Deadline – Bloomberg

Medtronic to Buy HeartWare for $1.1 Billion – WSJ

M&A Premiums Hit Highest Multiple Since 2007 Despite Slowdown – Bloomberg

Apax Said to Secure $7.9 Billion for Ninth Capital Pool – Bloomberg

China Resources Arm Aims for Muscular Hong Kong IPO – WSJ

Silicon Valley’s Latest Startup Offering Is a Whole City – Bloomberg

Archaic Regulations Come In The Way Of Startups Again; Knowlarity’s Services Shut Down In Delhi By A Telco – Inc42 Media

Paytm Enters Into Cross-Border Commerce, Aims To Bring 10K Sellers On Board By Next Year – Inc42 Media

Guvera enters two subsidiaries into administration after failed IPO – StartupSmart

Why Melbourne startup Parkhound said no to a $400,000 Shark Tank deal – StartupSmart

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Silicon Valley’s Latest Startup Offering Is a Whole City – Bloomberg

Classic Waldorf Hotel to Be Gutted, Up to 1,100 Rooms Turned Into Condos – WSJ

Use This Formula To Write A Solid Business Plan In 30 Minutes Or Less | Fast Company | Business + Innovation

Brexit, The Impact on UK Venture Capital

Brexit for Startups: Why You Should Pack Your Bags

Agtech Leaders Launch $15M Accelerator Fund

Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation Launches $65M Social Fund

Accelerator for Impact Managers Capria Ventures Launches $100M Fund

Endeavor Launches $100M Global Co-Investment Fund

Sales Acceleration Software ZynBit.com Secures $500K

Jio Raises $1.2M in Seed Funding

Enterprise Marketing Platform Quikly Closes $3M in Funding

Vagabond Vending Raises more than $3M

Arevo Raises $7M in Series A Funding

Digital Banking Platform D3 Banking Raises $10M

Salesforce Customer Contract Management Solution SpringCM Raises $17.5M

Customer Service Startup Gladly Raises $27M in Funding

Manufacturing Internet of Things Platform Ayla Networks Raises $39M

Medtech Company Earlens Holds First Close $51M Series C Funding

Digital Health Solutions Provider HealthPrize Technologies Closes Series B Funding

Fintech, Kuber Financial Acquires Mobile SaaS Lending Platform Mobilend

Customer Identity Platform MoQom Completes $3M

Tech Sriven Real Estate Agency McMakler Raises €8.5M

Online Travel Agency MisterFly Raises €20M

Professional Services Marketplace ProntoPro Raises €3M in Funding

Plant Prefab raises $3 million from Obvious Ventures for durable, sustainable homes | VentureBeat | Business | by Ken Yeung

Quoine raises $16 million for bitcoin exchange of exchanges | VentureBeat | Business | by Masaru Ikeda, The Bridge

The 7 Most Important Tips for Your Startup – AlleyWatch

Bayer CEO Takes Risk in Bid for Monsanto – WSJ

Classic Waldorf Hotel to Be Gutted, Up to 1,100 Rooms Turned Into Condos – WSJ

A Slice of Qihoo’s $9.3 Billion Buyout for Sale on China Streets – Bloomberg

#NYCtech Week in Review – AlleyWatch

Line Delays Setting IPO Price Range Amid Brexit Turmoil – Bloomberg

How Some IIT & IIM Graduates Are Ruining It For All Of Us In The Startup World – Inc42 Media

Funding Galore: Startup Fundings Of The Week [June 20 – June 25] – Inc42 Media

Movers & Shakers Of The Week [June 20 – June 25] – Inc42 Media

French buyout group acquires Swiss industrial software group Autoform | Reuters

Epicor CEO Says Apax Considering Sale of Software Maker – WSJ

Tsinghua to Start R&D Fund, 1,000 Incubators in Innovation Push – Bloomberg

Melbourne entrepreneurs score $200,000 Shark Tank deal with Naomi Simson – StartupSmart

What Brexit Means For Tech – Fortune

Why Twilio’s CEO Jeff Lawson Had the Guts to Go Public – Fortune

Deutsche Boerse Reaffirms Plan to Buy LSE After Brexit Vote – Bloomberg

Twilio, a Cloud-Based Business, Soars After Its I.P.O. – The New York Times

Hong Kong’s Likely Return as Top IPO Market Not All Rosy – WSJ

Lyft’s $27 Million Accord With Drivers Wins Court Approval – Bloomberg

SimpleCitizen Joins Summer 2016 Batch of Y Combinator

Yunha Kim Comes Back with Meditation App Simple Habit

Venture Capital, 500 Startups to Raise $25M Fund for Black & Latino Founders

 


 

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