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Clearbanc Rebrands to Clearco, Announces US$100M Series C Funding

The Saratogian 20 Apr 2021
Proprietary AI-driven platform has funded 8X as many female founders as typical VC; 30% of funded founders are people of color ... While global VC funding for female founders dropped by 27% in 2020, according to , Clearco funded eight times as many companies headed by female founders as traditional VC firms.
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Singapore-based fintech STACS raises $3.6M to develop blockchain platforms for financial institutions

Crunch 20 Apr 2021
Singapore-based fintech Hashstacs Pte Ltd (STACS) announced today it has raised $3.6 million USD in pre-Series A funding ... Founded in 2019, STACS has now raised a total of more than $6 million and is preparing to raise Series A funding later this year ... European VC funds are building community around ESG initiatives. .
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Mastercard Furthers Support for Black Women Entrepreneurs with Multi-Million Dollar Investment in Fearless Fund, a ...

The Marshall News Messenger 20 Apr 2021
Black women are building and growing businesses faster than any other segment and yet receive less than one percent of venture capital funding. In addition, only three percent of the people actually leading investments at VC firms are Black according to ... About Fearless Fund ... Fearless Fund is built by women of color for women.
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Forbion Announces Final Close of Forbion Growth Opportunities Fund I at EUR 360 Million (USD ...

The Marshall News Messenger 20 Apr 2021
The Fund targets this market segment using three distinct strategies that provide ... Thus far, the Fund has already made three investments ... With well over EUR 1.8 billion of assets under management, Forbion has been ranked “#1 most consistently performing VC Manager in Europe..” by Preqin’s fund performance database in 2019.
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NFL Signs Disney Apparel Deal in Wake of 2020 ‘SpongeBob’ Foray

Vibe Magazine 20 Apr 2021
By Randall Williams. Randall Williams. Sports Business Reporter randalIwilliams. Follow. More Stories by Randall. Dick’s Sporting Goods Joins Harvard’s Amaker to Boost Coaches’ Group NFL Vet Jenkins Moves VC Fund and Clothing Line to Holding Company Nike Suspends Deshaun Watson’s Endorsement Deal View All ... .
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Loris Announces the Official Launch of Its Real-Time Coaching Technology for Digital Customer Service

The Saratogian 20 Apr 2021
Key Facts.Loris is led by Etie Hertz ... Prior to that, Hertz was a corporate attorney at Goodwin Proctor LLP, where he focused on M&A, private equity and VC before co-founding EQ Capital LLC.To date, Loris has received more than $7 million in funding from the following investors ... Very quickly, Loris has become a key part of our support operations."
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Aleo Raises $28M to Launch the First Platform for Fully Private Applications

The Galveston Daily News 20 Apr 2021
The round was led by Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) with participation from Placeholder VC, Galaxy Digital, Variant Fund, and Coinbase Ventures ... This funding is accompanied by the launch of Aleo’s Developer Preview II, a suite of new tools for developers to build on Aleo ahead of the public network launch.
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Kobe Bryant Sneaker Resale Prices Rise Following Nike Exit

Vibe Magazine 20 Apr 2021
By Randall Williams. Randall Williams. Sports Business Reporter randalIwilliams. Follow. More Stories by Randall. Kobe Bryant Sneaker Resale Prices Rise Following Nike Exit Dick’s Sporting Goods Joins Harvard’s Amaker to Boost Coaches’ Group NFL Vet Jenkins Moves VC Fund and Clothing Line to Holding Company View All ... 23 ... .
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Rockfleet Announces Availability of CapRaize

Odessa American 20 Apr 2021
New Online Platform Brings Entrepreneurs Closer to Engaged Investors. NEW YORK, N.Y., April 20, 2021 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Rockfleet Financial Services, Inc ... Most recently, Salasko co-founded Nuova Capital, a micro-VC fund investing in very-early-stage companies in North America and the Middle East with the aim to be the first institutional check.
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Corporate funding in solar sector up 21% at $8.1 b in Q1 2021: Mercom Capital

Business Line 19 Apr 2021
Global VC funding for the solar sector in Q1 2021 stood at $1 billion in 14 deals, a 33 per cent increase compared to $773 million raised in 12 deals in Q4 2020. Of the $1 billion in VC funding raised in 14 deals during Q1 2021, 96 per cent went to solar downstream companies with $990 million in 10 deals.
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How Tony Stark inspired Robert Downey Jr. to take action on climate change

Yahoo Daily News 19 Apr 2021
by supporting scientific research, raising funds for startups, and building out content about sustainable technologies ... It has created a rolling VC fund through AngelList to bring thousands of qualified and accredited investors into the fold, and scale its impact ... The funds, led by Jon Schullhof and Steve Levin, have backed six companies so far.
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Women's digital health startups reap record VC funding on covid surge

The Daily Progress Charlottesville 19 Apr 2021
Women's digital health startups reap record VC funding on covid surge ... .
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Precision Medicine Company adyn Raises $2.5M Seed Funding for Personalized Birth Control

The Marshall News Messenger 19 Apr 2021
The round was co-led by Lux Capital and M13 with participation from Civilization Ventures, Concrete Rose Capital, Y Combinator, Madrona Pioneer Fund, Ascend VC, and angel investors including Anne Wojcicki of 23andMe, Nish Bhat of Color Genomics, Qasar Younis of Applied Intuition, and Ashley Mayer of Glossier.
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Tyltgo’s same-day delivery platform lets small businesses compete with Amazon

Crunch 19 Apr 2021
Tyltgo wants to make it easier for restaurants and small businesses to compete with same-day delivery services offered by the likes of Amazon and HelloFresh ... Aided by funding from VC firm TI Platform Management, Y Combinator and angel investor Charles Songhurst, Tyltgo projects another 1500% revenue growth for 2021 ... .
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Stoners just don’t need this much stuff

Vox 19 Apr 2021
A joint, a lighter; what more could a smoker need? . Getty Images/iStockphoto. Marijuana-related products are proliferating and expensive ... Those who can clear the barriers to entry continue to pole-vault into it with fat pockets bloated further with VC capital . And the same mechanisms fund the wealthy white folks entering the weed product space ... .
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