Eight Roads Ventures launches USD 250 million funds for healthcare and life sciences

Fidelity-backed global investment firm Eight Roads Ventures announced its first India-dedicated USD 250 million funds for healthcare and life sciences on May 17, 2022. The new fund is the largest pool of capital available for the sector in the country. Purpose of the new fund by Eight Roads Ventures With the new fund, the firm hopes to exploit a boom in...

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Crypto-asset banking company Avanti

Bitcoin is the most accepted and demanded cryptocurrency in virtual commerce worldwide. Since bitcoin-champion.com it offers excellent benefits for businesses and users who implement it. Thanks to the fact that it is decentralized, all investors invest their capital in it intending to double it in businesses and operations that are very lucrative, since we can have absolute control and decide...

Utah-based startup Claravine raises US $16 million in Series B

Claravine announced a US $16 million Series B fundraising round for their platform on 17th May 2022, The Data Standards Cloud, which is a pioneer in data integrity. Grayhawk Capital, Next Frontier Capital, Peninsula Ventures, Kickstart Fund, and Silverton Partners were among the previous investors in the round, which Five Elms Capital led. Claravine expects to double its personnel...

Ireland-based startup Keelvar raises US $24 million in Series B

CORK (Ireland) — On the 17th of May 2022, Keelvar, a global pioneer of intelligent sourcing and automation solutions, said that it has raised US $24 million in Series B funding to simplify and fundamentally improve procurement, the world's most inefficient trillion-dollar marketplace. Keelvar's sourcing solution, which uses AI, data science, and self-driving intelligent sourcing bots, enables businesses to...

Product Sampling and Engagement Platform Smytten raises USD 15 million in Series B Funding

India-based D2C e-commerce enabler tech startup for product sampling and trial, Smytten raised USD 15 million (INR 100 crore) in its Series B round. The funding took place on May 17, 2022. Existing investors such as Fireside Ventures and Roots Ventures led the round for Smytten. Meanwhile, Sharrp Ventures, Einfochips founder and chief executive officer (CEO) Pratul Shroff family...

FalconX launches 5-week Global Startup Immersion Program for Indian Startups

Silicon Valley, the U.S-based tech accelerator FalconX announced the 'Global Startup Immersion Program' at an event in Bangalore, India, on May 16, 2022. Their aim is to enable prospective startups to launch their products in the US markets and steer them towards growth and success. The duration of FalconX's flagship entrepreneurship program will last five weeks. The programme would...

PORTUGAL: THE NEW CRYPTO PARADISE

CoinDCX raises US$ 14M in Series B round to Boost Crypto Adoption in India

The Official trading platform of cryptocurrencies has become more and more the most sought after way to make wealth and conduct network transactions. Thanks to this, Portugal is qualified as a tax haven for those who interact with cryptocurrencies; this country has one of the most efficient tax systems in the world. Many people from all over the world see Portugal...

Vestaron Banks raises US $82 million in Series C

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Vestaron, a US biotech company that uses peptides to develop natural alternatives to chemical-based crop treatments, has raised US $82 million in its Series C fundraising round on 16th May 2022. The transaction was co-led by private equity company Ordway Selections and Cavallo Ventures, the venture capital arm of agriculture giant Wilbur-Ellis. Argonautic Ventures, Endeavor8, and Fortistar were among the other...

Indian-based Fintech startup Bharatx raises US $4.5 million in Seed funding

Fintech software enterprise Zest AI gains US$15 million funding

BharatX, a fintech firm based in India, has raised US $4.5 million on 12th May 2022, in a funding round led by Y Combinator, 8i Ventures, Multiply Ventures, and Soma Capital. The funds will be used to grow the company's personnel and develop its product. Other notable angel investors who took part in the round were Arash Ferdowsi, co founder of...

What happened to Peloton?

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Peloton, the at-home digital exercise company, was a pandemic darling. But now, its stock has shed 91% of its value since its all-time high in Jan 2021. So what happened to Peloton?