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US university completes funding round led by UAE’s Global Ventures

Arab News 12 Jun 2021
Washington DC-based Nexford University has completed a $10.8 million Pre-Series A funding round, led by UAE-based venture capital (VC) firm Global Ventures.

Miami and Space - the new battlegrounds for tech's top egos

Business Insider 12 Jun 2021
A Founders Fund VC who moved to Miami in April declared the start of the inaugural "Miami Tech Week," never thinking that there already was a Miami Tech Week."These folks are saying they 'discovered' Miami, which to us is frustrating," said Brian Breslin, a longtime figure in the ...

Biden Unlikely to Get His Tax Hikes

Political Wire 11 Jun 2021
“VC lawyers and CFOs have spent the past couple of months discussing new fund structures that could offset the elimination of carried interest’s beneficial tax treatment, as ...

United Airlines launches venture fund to invest in travel tech

Business Journal 11 Jun 2021
The carrier launched United Airlines Ventures, a corporate VC fund that will back companies with the "potential to influence the future of travel." ... .

The ‘duopolies of the decade’?

Your Story 11 Jun 2021
... and ICICI Investments Strategic Fund for an undisclosed amount ... The early-stage micro VC fund has a total corpus of Rs 80 crore (including the Green Shoe option), slated for investment in D2C brands in food and beverages, beauty, personal care, lifestyle, and home products.

Activ Surgical Introduces ActivInsights Augmented Reality Software Suite to Enhance Safety in the Operating Room

Daily Times Chronicle 11 Jun 2021
The ability to detect blood flow is critical in most surgical procedures today ... Peter Kim, founder and Chief Science and Medical Officer, Activ Surgical ... Activ Surgical is privately held, and backed by DNS Capital, GreatPoint Ventures (GPV), Artis Ventures, Tao Capital Partners, LRVHealth, Rising Tide VC, SONY Innovation Fund and 8VC ... .

DU teachers’ association demands oxygen plant, hospital, special Covid leave

Indian Express 11 Jun 2021
The VC assured that they are also exploring various ways of materialising it including requesting funds from the Government and various agencies,” said DUTA president Rajib Ray ... The long standing issue of non-payment of salaries in the 12 DU colleges that are 100% funded by Delhi Government, were also brought up.Delhi News. Delhi ... Tags ... Jun 11 ... X.

Female angels pitch in additional $100K for SheBoot winners

Ottawa Business Journal 10 Jun 2021
Drop in funding ... According to business data platform Crunchbase, companies with female founders received just 2.3 per cent of all global VC funding in 2020, down from 2.9 per cent in 2019 ... She took home $150,000 in funding for her startup, Heirlume, which helps small businesses register trademarks.

Daily Crunch: With $639M funding found, Klarna is Europe’s highest-valued private fintech

Crunch 10 Jun 2021
The craze to stuff capital into successful buy-now-pay-later startups continued this week, with Klarna raising a huge stack of funds at a new, greater valuation ... Startups and VC. Today we’re looking at a few key funding rounds from startupland, then some fund news and a roundup of recent unicorn IPOs ... Serena Williams’ husband raises new fund.

Balderton launches $680M ‘early growth’ fund to lure startups looking for a different kind of capital

Crunch 10 Jun 2021
Investors placing capital in earlier and earlier tech deals has been a historical trend for the last few years, but this strategy was generally reserved for the traditional, ‘high-growth’ VC arena ... Now, the latest arrival in this arena is Balderton, one of the Europe’s top VC funds, with may uicorns uder its belt.

SECP proposes rationalisation of tax for corporate sector

Dawn 10 Jun 2021
These proposals include providing a level playing field to private funds and the SECP has said that the FBR has negligible tax revenue collection from the private equity & venture capital (PE&VC) funds the industry was still at very nascent stage ... The SECP has suggested that the tax rate for ETF should be equal to that for the mutual funds.

Fuel Ventures launches its new $63.6M early-stage VC fund, aiming for 60 startups inside 12 months

Crunch 10 Jun 2021
That’s about to change as Fuel Ventures comes out of the door with a new £45million / $63.6 million early-stage focused VC fund, aiming at 60 UK tech startups over the next 12 months ... series A founders, and the VC will also be aiming for pre-seed ventures with the new fund.

Funding Roundup: Innovative Projects Attract Bigger Sums from Global VCs and Angel Investors

Bitcoin 10 Jun 2021
Amidst the stratospheric rise of defi and heightened demand for unique and innovative solutions, the global community of angel investors and VC firms is continuously engaging in private funding rounds and token sales ... In addition, angel investors like Polygon’s Sandeep Nailwal and’s Humayun Sheik, also funded the network.

Kusama Price Rises 15% To $503 – How To Buy KSM Rally

Inside Bitcoins 10 Jun 2021
Additionally, private venture capital firm Master Ventures recently announced a $30 million Polkadot VC Fund. According to the VC firm, the fund is meant to support crypto projects looking to secure a parachain slot on the Polkadot Relay Chain ... wallet, and several funding options.

CXOs turn to start-ups as traditional asset classes lose sheen

Business Line 10 Jun 2021
Early stage venture capital firm 100X.VC which was founded pre-pandemic in December 2019 has funded 50 start-ups to date and 50 per cent of the 418 investors that have directly invested into these start-ups are CXOs ... Consumer tech, IT/ITES and healthcare to see continued interest from PE funds.