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South African 4Di Capital Holds First Close of New VC Fund, at $17.5M

Venture Capital Firm Updata Partners Closes Fund, at $280M

Venture Capital Firm Shasta Ventures to Raise Fifth Fund, at $300M

Confirmed: Venture Capital Firm KPCB to Raise $1.4 Billion

Cyteir Therapeutics Receives $2M Grant

Software-Enabled Electronics Factory Tempo Automation Raises $8M

Software-Enabled Electronics Factory Tempo Automation Raises $8M

Kin Community Raises $13.5M in Series D Financing

Digital Healthcare Company Progyny Secures $14.7M in Series B Funding

Retail Software Company Index Raises $19M in Series B Funding Receives $46.35M Investment from Google Capital

Cybersecurity Company Cylance Closes $100M Series D Round with Citi Ventures

Enterprise Software Support Services Provider Rimini Street Raises $125M

Parts Town Receives PE Investment from Berkshire Partners

Resource Environmental Solutions Receives Private Equity Investment from KKR

Pamlico Capital Recapitalizes Digital Promotion Company PrizeLogic

River SaaS Capital Adds Wendy Jarchow as Chief Investment Officer

Venture Capital, Intel Capital Adds Four Managing Directors

Customer Communications Management Platform Prinova Raises $17M

Personal Data Access Platform Raises £4.2M in Series A Funding

Online Music Festival Platform Festicket Raises $6.3m in Venture Capital

Norsk Titanium Closes $25M Funding Round bags $6.1M to put users in the driving seat for sharing personal data | TechCrunch

Motoring group AA to sell Irish business to Carlyle arms | Reuters

Australia’s Icon Group expects majority owner Quadrant to seek IPO by mid-2017 | Reuters

Exclusive: Apple Leisure explores sale amid Chinese interest – sources | Reuters

Dick’s Bought Sports Authority’s Name For $15 Million – Fortune

Solar Company Sungevity Is Going Public in an Interesting Way – Fortune

A down quarter: European and Israeli startups raised €4.1 billion in Q2 2016 as investment pace slumps –

Partech Ventures raises €400 million for its growth fund

Swedish fintech firm Klarna raises debt funding

Siemens to pump €1 billion into its new innovation unit ‘next47’

What3words scores $8.5 million from Aramex, Intel Capital and others for its nifty addressing tech –

Berlin’s startup community puts its weight behind Tech Open Air

Techstars and Dealroom launch a digital map with more than 500 investors active in European tech –
Why Apple might buy Tidal – Recode

Zenefits Slashes Valuation To $2 Billion In Deal With Big Investors – BuzzFeed News

JP Morgan Chase Invites Fintech Startups to Work Alongside Bankers – Fortune

Melbourne startup Genero secures $4 million as it looks to take on the world – StartupSmart

Slowdown in Merger Deals Attributed to Political Uncertainty – The New York Times

Aussie startup founder that has raised $100 million in venture capital in Silicon Valley is returning home – StartupSmart

Lionsgate’s Deal for Starz Bears Malone’s Hallmarks – The New York Times

Apple in Talks to Acquire Jay Z’s Tidal Music Service – WSJ

Exclusive: Apple Leisure explores sale amid Chinese interest – sources | Reuters

China Opens Door to Foreign Private-Equity Funds – WSJ

It’s Not Just Foodtech Startups, Dominos India Is In Trouble Too – Inc42 Media

Zenefits Compensates Investors Over Past Misconduct – The New York Times

Flipkart Gears Up To Counter Offline Retail Biggies – Inc42 Media

Hershey Rejects Mondelez’s $23 Billion Takeover Offer – The New York Times

MasterCard-Visa Settlement With Retailers Is Overturned – The New York Times

Why I Waited 10 Years Before Taking VC Funding – Fortune

ProducePay raises $2.5M to bring cashflow to farmers | TechCrunch

Clayton Dubilier in Exclusive Talks to Buy French Retailer BUT – Bloomberg

Apollo Global to Buy Diamond Resorts for $2.2 Billion – WSJ

Thomas H. Lee’s InVentiv Said to Pursue Sale as Well as IPO – Bloomberg

Exclusive: Sandwich chain Jimmy John’s to hit the auction block – sources | Reuters

Siemens Launches €1 Billion Unit to Develop New Technologies

Fintech Company Payzer Receives $1.5M Credit Facility from Square 1 Bank

NeuroVision Imaging Raises $5M in Series B Financing

Online Estate & Legacy Planning Platform Everplans Raises $6.4M

Fintech Company dv01 Raises $7.5M in Seed Funding

IT Alerting & On-Call Management Platform OpsGenie Raises $10M

Consumer Journey Insights Platform Jornaya Raises $10M

Spirometrix Raises $17.4M in Series C Financing

Digital Media & Content Company Woven Digital Raises $18.5M in Series B Funding

Hiring Platform SmartRecruiters Raises $30M in Series C Financing

Behavioral Health Facility Operator US HealthVest Raises $50M in Series B Funding

Biotechnology Company Morphic Therapeutic Closes $51.5M Series A Financing

Wi-Fi Marketplace BandwidthX Receives Investment from Orange Digital Ventures

iHealth Solutions Receives Investment from Fulcrum Equity Partners

Indoor Mapping Platform Mappedin Closes $3.5M Seed Round

Design Company Tulipop Raises $2M in Series A Funding

Global Addressing Platform what3words Raises $8.5M in Series B Funding

Technology Festival Tech Open Air Raises Funding

SME Financial Management Software Smacc Raises €3.5M

Medical Device Company Gecko Biomedical Receives €1.4M Loan from Bpifrance



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