New York-based hearing health company Tuned raises USD 2.5 million in seed funding

Idealab NY and Elements Health Ventures announced that their firm, Tuned, raised USD 2.5 million in seed funding to ensure access to hearing care for everyone. The new funding will increase employer adoption and offer full hearing wellness to the workforce as a speciality healthcare benefit after successful pilots with businesses like RetailBound and Mishe. Employees may access vetted audiologists...

South Africa-based cryptocurrency exchange Yellow Card Financial raises USD 40 million in Series B funding

Crypto-asset banking company Avanti

The USD 40M Series B fundraising for the Pan-African cryptocurrency exchange, Yellow Card Financial, has closed. The Raba Partnership, Valar Ventures, Third Prime Ventures, Sozo Ventures, Castle Island Ventures, Fabric Ventures, DG Daiwa Ventures, Jon Weiner, Alex Wilson, Pat Duffy, and other investors joined Polychain Capital in leading the round. The money will help the business expand rapidly, maintain its...

India-based fintech platform MoneyPlanned raises 2.5 crores (USD 313K) in seed funding

Fintech and Crypto startups

Inflection Point Ventures led a seed investment round that raised more than 2.5 crore for the fintech platform MoneyPlanned. Along with the other angel investors, the round included participation from the early-stage business accelerator Expert Dojo, Joseph R. Saviano, a partner at Dot Capital, and Sameer Khan, Executive Director of Corporate Treasury at DBS Bank, Singapore. MoneyPlanned, a personal finance...

Chicago-based Human resource management platform startup Atlas Technology Solutions Inc raises USD 200 million in Series B funding

Atlas Technology Solutions Inc., a startup with a cloud-based platform for human resource management, said today that Sixth Street Growth has agreed to invest up to USD 200 million in the company. The business will use the Series B investment to finance global expansion and product development projects. Atlas previously received USD 20 million in capital from Guidepost Growth, a growth...

Nashville-based free speech technology startup Parler raises USD 16 million in Series B funding

Parler, the top platform for free expression and viewpoint-neutral social media, announced that it had raised USD 16 million in Series B fundraising, bringing its total funding to date to USD 56 million.  By creating the best free speech technology infrastructure and platform in the world, Parler can advance the industry. The new funding will support this goal. Along with...

USA-based Shyft raises USD 16 million in Series B

Miami, the U.S.A-based fintech-driven moving marketplace innovator, Shyft raised USD 16 million in recent funding. The Series B round took place on September 15, 2022. Munich RE Ventures and OurCrowd joined in as new investors. Meanwhile, existing investors, including Inovia Capital and Blumberg Capital, participated in the funding.  The company also announced the appointment of Randal Meske as the new...

San-Francisco-based AI startup Rephrase.ai raises USD 10.6 million in Series A funding

SAN FRANCISCO, 15 September 2022 - Rephrase.ai,  an artificial intelligence (AI) start-up that seeks to humanize communication through synthetic media, has raised USD 10.6 million in a Series A fundraising round. Red Ventures, a global company with a diverse portfolio of brands and businesses devoted to providing premium content and personalized digital experiences, served as the lead investor in...

New York-based token management platform startup Magna raises USD 15.2 million in seed funding

cryptocurrency

September 15, 2022 — Data engineering, analytics, and AI solutions provider On September 15, 2022, NEW YORK Magna, a token management platform with headquarters in New York, declared today that it has raised USD 15.2 million in early funding.  Tiger Global and Tusk Venture Partners served as the round's lead investors. Other investors included Circle Ventures, Galaxy Digital, Asymmetric, Alchemy...

Israel-based xtype raises USD 5.8 million in seed funding

Tel Aviv, Israel-based DevOps platform accelerating ServiceNow app development, xtype raised USD 5.8 million in latest funding. The company announced the seed round on September 14, 2022. Columbia Capital led the financing for the firm. Inner Loop Capital and SaaS Ventures also joined in the investment. Purpose of financing for xtype The company intends to invest the new proceeds from seed...

Germany-based Aignostics raises EUR 14 million in Series A

Berlin, Germany-based Aignostics that develops novel digital pathology solutions raised EUR 14 million in Series A financing. The company announced the round on September 15, 2022. Wellington Partners led the round for the company. Meanwhile, existing investors Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund (BIVF), VC Fonds Technologie managed by IBB Ventures and High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) invested in the firm. Besides, CARMA...