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2014-07-22 08:28:51

BARCELONA, Spain, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Social Point, a leading developer of mobile games, raised a $30M round led by Highland Capital Partners Europe. Existing investor, France-based Idinvest, also participated in the round. Social Point began as a developer of games for the Facebook platform, and has successfully transitioned over the last few years into a leading player of mobile games on both iOS and Android platforms with such titles as Dragon City and Monster Legends....

2014-07-19 23:02:54

SoftPath Technologies today announced its plans to launch TieUpNow, a fund raising platform that connects Innovators with the Venture Capitalists. The product is expected to be launched early next year. Livonia, Michigan (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 SoftPath Technologies L.L.C., a Michigan based software services and solutions company, today announced plans to launch TieUpNow, a platform that connects Innovators with the Venture Capitalists. This web application answers the need for a fund...

2014-07-17 23:07:45

Greycroft Partners LLC, a leading venture capital firm that specializes in Internet and mobile companies headquartered in New York and Los Angeles, is pleased to announce the promotion of Kamran Ansari to Principal effective immediately. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Greycroft Partners LLC, a leading venture capital firm that specializes in Internet and mobile companies headquartered in New York and Los Angeles, is pleased to announce the promotion of Kamran Ansari to Principal...

2014-07-16 20:24:35

- Funding will be used to explore new international markets and expand product ranges SAN FRANCISCO, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Funding Circle, the world's leading online marketplace for business lending which has lent more than half a billion dollars to over 5,000 businesses, today announced it has raised $65 million in a Series D funding round led by Index Ventures with participation from existing investors, Accel Partners, Union Square Ventures and Ribbit Capital. The new...

2014-07-16 12:27:18

MADRID, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biospain 2014 is currently seeking and selecting projects for presentation as part of its Investment Forum, one of the most high profile in the sector, for which 25 investment funds - 70% of which are international- have already confirmed their attendance, a figure the organisers expect to double. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140716/697032 ) This year the Forum will be bolstered by the presence of a wider...

2014-07-15 23:12:52

Total and SABIC among list of investors Austin, TX - Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 MTPV Power Corporation, a clean energy company that converts heat to electricity using semiconductor chips, announced today that it raised $11.2 million in a Series B1 financing. The financing, which was led by Northwater Capital Management’s Intellectual Property Fund., included an investment from Total Energy Ventures, the venture capital arm of Total (NYSE: TOT), one of the world’s largest oil and...

2014-07-15 08:33:16

Atlas Venture leads Series B round, Chris Lynch of Atlas joins Captricity board; Captricity announces partnership with New York Life. BERKELEY, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Captricity Inc., the Berkeley-based SaaS firm that gives enterprise customers fast and easy access to high quality data, today announced a $10 million Series B round of financing led by Atlas Venture, with Social+Capital also participating. Chris Lynch, partner at Atlas, will join Captricity's board....

2014-07-15 08:32:58

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telect, a global leader in data center and telecom network infrastructure equipment manufacturing, headquartered in Liberty Lake, Washington, announces the promotion of Richard Denenny to Vice President of Sales, Marketing, and Product Development. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140715/126947 Denenny was hired as Telect's Vice President of Product and New Market Development in the fall of 2013. "Richard has shown exceptional...

2014-07-15 08:24:14

Financing Provides Capital to Execute Company's Sales & Marketing Plans SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), a leading developer of state of the art interactive music products and technology, today announced it has raised $1 million of private funding from selected accredited investors at a price of $0.05 per unit. Each unit consists of one share of restricted common stock and one three-year warrant with an exercise price of $0.05....

2014-07-14 23:04:33

Reinforces focus on growth equity leadership and value-added services. Lawrenceville, NJ (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Edison Ventures announced today a new name, Edison Partners, and website, http://www.edisonpartners.com. The new name more closely unifies the firm’s investment strategy with the people and partnership approach behind it. The change is effective immediately. “This is an exciting time for our firm and we believe the name, Edison Partners, not only is representative of our...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.