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2014-09-19 16:23:09

HOBOKEN, N.J., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Burgiss, a global provider of investment decision support tools for the private capital market, announces that the Burgiss Manager Universe has been updated through the second quarter of 2014 (Q2 2014). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147283 In addition, the Burgiss Manager Universe has also been enhanced to include Development Focus, a new fund attribute that classifies a fund as being focused on investing in one of the...

2014-09-19 08:24:24

NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, LoanSage announced the launch of its new online platform to help business owners access up to $2 million in capital and loans in as little as 24 hours. The platform educates businesses on the various types of term loans, working capital loans and alternative funding options that are available to small and medium businesses. After a five-minute questionnaire, the LoanSage proprietary algorithm identifies several loan types for each...

2014-09-18 23:07:22

Brooklyn Based Zipari to Expand Technology that Makes Health Insurance Easy to Understand, Buy and Use New York, NY (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Zipari, Inc. (zipari.com), a New York startup focused on building technology products to make the health insurance process easier for consumers, received funding from Vertical Venture Partners, a Silicon Valley based investment firm founded by VC veteran, David Schwab. "We are now transitioning from a services company to a product...

2014-09-18 12:34:44

Competition initiates global search for early stage investment opportunities in retail and related technologies by Simon Venture Group INDIANAPOLIS & SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simon, a global leader in retail real estate, today announced 'Simon Launch', a retail startup competition aimed at discovering, investing in, and accelerating the top startups in the retail industry. Simon will be co-investing in the competition's winners through its recently formed...

2014-09-18 08:33:38

Predictive Cyber Security Startup Addresses Challenges Facing Critical Infrastructure Worldwide TEL AVIV, Israel, September 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Predictive cyber security startup CyActive [http://www.cyactive.com ] today announced a strategic investment from the Venture Capital Unit of Siemens (SFS VC). CyActive, the first company to forecast and detect future cyber-attacks, delivers a radically disruptive approach to cyber security that applies bio-inspired algorithms...

2014-09-17 08:21:42

CAMPBELL, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Renovo Motors, Inc., makers of a high-performance, all-electric supercar, today announced the closing of its recent round of funding led by venture capital firm True Ventures. Renovo Motors introduced the world to the Renovo Coupe in August with the launch of its production prototype at the 2014 Pebble Beach Concourse d'Elegance. Founded in 2010 with the mission to build the world's most exciting vehicles, Renovo has operated in stealth...

2014-09-17 07:08:41

The vast majority of great scientific and technological advances and inventions did not happen by accident. They were brought about by serious investment over many years by governments, businesses and individuals, enabling dynamic growth in societies and offering real hope for developing nations. Scientific research is a major driver for economic success and has applications in every industry sector, but it can't do much without investment. When Henry Ford set up the Ford Motor Company in...

2014-09-16 23:14:24

Militello Capital made investments in seven emerging technology companies and acquired two multi-family apartment communities this summer. Leesburg, VA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Militello Capital, a greater Washington, DC private equity investment firm, maintained a consistent pace of investments in venture capital and real estate over the course of the traditionally dormant summer months for the private equity market. “Our ongoing deployment of capital in the real economy confirms...

2014-09-16 12:36:44

LONDON, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEE Mobile Capital LLC, Delta Partners Emerging Markets TMT Growth Fund II, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and International Finance Corporation have agreed to fund the launch of Virgin Mobile in Turkey andfurther growth in existing Virgin Mobile operations in Poland. Virgin Mobile Central and Eastern Europe ("VMCEE BV") announced today the successful closing of a EUR40 million equity capital funding round....

2014-09-16 12:30:07

Report covers investments in life science, technology, cleantech and advanced manufacturing companies throughout North Carolina DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED), the largest and oldest entrepreneurial support organization in the country, today released a mid-year update to its annual Innovators Report. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146314 It showed that in the first half of 2014, North Carolina startups in...


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