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Venture capital’s reckoning

Economist 30 Jun 2022
Global investments made by vc funds in startups in May were worth $39bn, about 30% less than the monthly average for 2021. Already, 68% of vc funds are reporting markdowns of valuations in their portfolios.\n\nStartups that rely on vc cash are, unsurprisingly, feeling the pain.

How Synaptic aims to help VCs find their next unicorn, courtesy alternative data

Your Story 30 Jun 2022
Venture capital (VC) is a high-risk, high-reward game ... funding, and so on ... The six-year-old SaaS tool is used by global VC and private equity firms, hedge funds, and asset managers across markets in the US and the UK ... To date, Synaptic has raised $26 million in two funding rounds.

Over 122 potential unicorns, but very few to be profitable

Financial Express 30 Jun 2022
Interestingly, only 17 of these firms, which have potential to turn unicorns on the Hurun list, made profits in FY21, indicating that the vast majority of India’s future unicorns may have to subsidise their revenue by raising additional venture capital or private equity funds.

Fintech firm CheQ raises $10 million in seed round

Business Line 30 Jun 2022
Multiply Ventures, Marshot Ventures and Veda VC also participated in the round.

Fintech startup CheQ raises $10M in seed round

Your Story 30 Jun 2022
Bengaluru-based fintech startup CheQ Digital said on Wednesday it has raised $10 million in a seed round led by Venture Highway and 3one4 Capital. The round also saw participation from Multiply Ventures, Marshot Ventures, and Veda VC.CheQ expects to use the funds raised to primarily build its team, launch its product, and invest in technologies.


Longview News-Journal 30 Jun 2022
Former J&J, Anthem Executive Kate Merton, Ph.D., welcomed as executive director of first-of-its-kind, health equity-focused global innovation collaborative ... Areas of Focus for Healthcare Partners ... Kenneth S ... Dr ... markets ... About Chicago ARC ... city for foreign direct investment, corporate relocations, life science VC funding growth, and female founders.

Entrepreneur First raises $158M at a $560M valuation, adding Stripe’s Collison brothers to its list ...

Crunch 29 Jun 2022
the funds are coming in the form of a Series C that values EF itself at around $560 million ... For some background, EF, unlike typical VC funds, does not take a 2% management fee on top of the investment from those in whom it invests ... the rest of the sum, around one-third of this funding, will be going into continuing to build EF itself.

Spot Announces $33 Million in Funding to Ramp Up Partnerships and Offer Affordable Coverage for ...

The Facts 29 Jun 2022
AUSTIN, Texas, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Spot, the tech startup offering on-demand injury insurance, today announced it has raised $33 million in funding, including $25 million in equity and $8 million in debt. The round was led by Ensemble VC, with participation from Sozo Ventures and all existing investors.

[Funding roundup] Startups Mekr, Turno raise early-stage investments

Your Story 29 Jun 2022
Electronic product manufacturer Mekr raised Rs 5.8 crore in a seed round from early-stage VC firms Titan Capital and Better Capital. The round also saw participation from 2AM VC. The startup will use the funds to enhance its technology, supply chain, sales, and project management team, among other things ... Edited by Suman Singh ....

Arzooo Secures $70mn in Series B funding

Business Line 29 Jun 2022
Along with SBI Investment, an arm of Japan’s SBI Group, and Trifecta Leaders Fund, existing investors including Celesta Capital and 3 Lines VC also participated in this round.

Praetura Ventures awarded extra £5m in funding to support start-ups

The Business Desk 29 Jun 2022
Extra funding worth £5m has been pledged to Manchester-based early stage investor Praetura Ventures by British Business Investments. The funding fillip will be used to support start-ups in under-served parts of the UK ...   VC firm Praetura Ventures breaks £100m EIS funding mark.

League Of Traders Secures Pre-Series A Funding From C3 VC Fund, Mirana Ventures And Cadenza'

MENA FN 29 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - PR Newswire) C3 VC Fund, Mirana Ventures and Cadenza Join Fast-Growing Social Trading Platform's Existing Investors Alameda Ventures, BitMEX and NeowizSEOUL, South Korea, June 29, 2022 ... .

Investments in the circular economy are moving forward in Europe and beyond

GreenBiz 29 Jun 2022
Backed by a roster of strategic advisers and investors, including actor Leonardo Di Caprio and circular economy and Cradle2Cradle pioneer William McDonough, the newly formed venture capital firm Regeneration.VC announced a few weeks ago the final closing of its first $45 million fund ... Alongside CCOF I-B, Circular Capital also manages a second fund.

Bringing Customers From Small Towns Online Through Group Buying, YCombinator Backed Gobillion Witnesses Outlier Growth ...

Kentucky New Era 29 Jun 2022
DELHI, India--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 29, 2022--. Since the pandemic, the e-commerce industry in India has grown massively riding on increased adoption by customers, with 80% smartphone users coming from small towns ... They are backed by YCombinator and top tier global VC funds ... They are targeting a $100 billion market ripe for disruption ... CONTACT ... KEYWORD ... .

Long-time Cybersecurity Leader John Watters Joins Metabase Q’s Board of Directors

The Galveston Daily News 29 Jun 2022
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 29, 2022-- ... This appointment follows Metabase Q’s recent funding from SYN Ventures, the only VC firm founded and led exclusively by former Fortune 500 CISOs and C-level security executives ... Currently, Watters serves as the President and COO of Mandiant (NASDAQ ... About Metabase Q. ... CONTACT. ... SOURCE.

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