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dna
Quick Heal raises Rs 134 crore from anchor investors ahead of IPOAhead of its IPO, which opens on Monday, software provider Quick Heal Technolog
Quick Heal raises Rs 134 crore from anchor investors ahead of IPO
dna / Posted 5 hours ago
Ahead of its IPO, which opens on Monday, software provider Quick Heal Technologies has raised Rs 133.9 crore through issue of shares to 10 anchor investors, including BNP Paribas Advantage and Reliance MF. Quick Heal has alloted 41.70 lakh equity... Read more
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The Economic Times
Quick Heal raises Rs 134 cr from anchor investorsNEW DELHI: Ahead of its IPO, which opens on Monday, software provider Quick Hea
Quick Heal raises Rs 134 cr from anchor investors
The Economic Times / Posted 5 hours ago
NEW DELHI: Ahead of its IPO, which opens on Monday, software provider Quick Heal Technologies has raised Rs 133.9 crore through issue of shares to 10 anchor investors, including BNP Paribas Advantage and Reliance MF. Quick Heal has alloted 41.70... Read more
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The Financial Express
Quick Heal IPO to hit markets on Feb 8: 10 key points to know before subscribingThe company has set a price band of Rs 311 to Rs 321 per equity share of face v
Quick Heal IPO to hit markets on Feb 8: 10 key points to know before subscribing
The Financial Express / Posted 6 hours ago
The company has set a price band of Rs 311 to Rs 321 per equity share of face value of Rs 10 each. Quick Heal Technologies Limited is going to hit the capital markets with its initial public offerings (IPO) on February 8, 2016. ICICI Securities... Read more
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Philly.com
They Fight the LawWhen First Bank stopped doing "payday-lending," Think Finance paid three Native
They Fight the Law
Philly.com / Posted 14 hours ago
When First Bank stopped doing "payday-lending," Think Finance paid three Native American tribes out West "to provide cover" for continuing the loans, the state says. So the bureau, last July, sued Think Finance, alleging that those arrangements... Read more
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The Economic Times
First woman CEO of an Indian unicorn: IT firm Mu Sigma appoints Ambiga Dhiraj to top post - The Economic TimesBENGALURU: A management reshuffle at data analytics firm Mu Sigma has catapulte
First woman CEO of an Indian unicorn: IT firm Mu Sigma appoints Ambiga Dhiraj to top post - The Economic Times
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
BENGALURU: A management reshuffle at data analytics firm Mu Sigma has catapulted Ambiga Dhiraj to the top post, making her the first woman chief executive of an Indian technology company that's worth at least $1billion. "I want to create the most... Read more
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The Hindu
Cisco to pay $1.4 billion for IoT firm JasperThe deal is the largest for Cisco since it bought security company Sourcefire f
Cisco to pay $1.4 billion for IoT firm Jasper
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
The deal is the largest for Cisco since it bought security company Sourcefire for $2.7 billion in 2013. isco Systems Inc said on Wednesday it was buying Jasper Technologies Inc., a start-up that connects devices such as cars and medical devices to... Read more
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TechCrunch
Meet The 9th Annual Crunchies PresentersWe’re gearing up for the 9th Annual Crunchies, which will take place at the War
Meet The 9th Annual Crunchies Presenters
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
We’re gearing up for the 9th Annual Crunchies, which will take place at the War Memorial Opera House in San Francisco on Monday, February 8th. Think of the show as an “Oscars for startups and technology.” Chelsea Peretti will host the event, and we... Read more
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Technode
Asia Hardware Battle 2016: Now Accepting Applications!Here in Asia, we’re the first to see the sun rise. We’re the continent with the
Asia Hardware Battle 2016: Now Accepting Applications!
Technode / Posted 2 days ago
Here in Asia, we’re the first to see the sun rise. We’re the continent with the most people and some of the oldest civilizations in human history. We’re also home to some of the most innovative hardware startups in the world. From “Startup Nation”... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
Sequoia supports HK-listed Dongpeng Holdings take-privateDongpeng Holdings, a Hong Kong-listed ceramic tiles maker, has received a take-
Sequoia supports HK-listed Dongpeng Holdings take-private
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Dongpeng Holdings, a Hong Kong-listed ceramic tiles maker, has received a take-private proposal from its management and existing shareholder Sequoia Capital China. Sequoia and Xinming He, the company's chairman and CEO, are willing to pay HK$4.48... Read more
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Reuters
Cisco to pay $1.4 billion for Internet of Things firm JasperThe Cisco Systems logo is seen as part of a display at the Microsoft Ignite tec
Cisco to pay $1.4 billion for Internet of Things firm Jasper
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
The Cisco Systems logo is seen as part of a display at the Microsoft Ignite technology conference in Chicago, Illinois, May 4, 2015. Cisco Systems Inc said on Wednesday it was buying Jasper Technologies Inc, a startup that connects devices like cars... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Need A Bra That Fits? There's An App For ThatIf an app called ThirdLove has anything to do with it, you'll never need to wea
Need A Bra That Fits? There's An App For That
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
If an app called ThirdLove has anything to do with it, you'll never need to wear a too-tight, loose, or lumpy bra again. ThirdLove cofounders Heidi Zak and Dave Spector have developed an iPhone app they say accurately measures women via smartphone... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
She's taking the reins of a unicornWhen it came time to hand over control of the billion-dollar Chicago tech compa
She's taking the reins of a unicorn
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
When it came time to hand over control of the billion-dollar Chicago tech company he founded, Dhiraj Rajaram knew right where to turn. His wife, Ambiga Dhiraj, a former Motorola engineer, has been working alongside him at Mu Sigma for eight years,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 MillionDisrupting the lingerie industry has become a full-figured business. Over the p
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 Million
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Disrupting the lingerie industry has become a full-figured business. Over the past couple of years, a fleet of startups, including Adore Me and True&Co, have launched with the goal of transforming the way women shop for bras. This is because... Read more
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Greenwich Time
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 MillionDisrupting the lingerie industry has become a full-figured business. Over the p
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 Million
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
Disrupting the lingerie industry has become a full-figured business. Over the past couple of years, a fleet of startups, including Adore Me and True&Co, have launched with the goal of transforming the way women shop for bras. This is because... Read more
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The News-Times
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 MillionDisrupting the lingerie industry has become a full-figured business. Over the p
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 Million
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Disrupting the lingerie industry has become a full-figured business. Over the past couple of years, a fleet of startups, including Adore Me and True&Co, have launched with the goal of transforming the way women shop for bras. This is because... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 MillionDisrupting the lingerie industry has become a full-figured business. Over the p
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 Million
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
Disrupting the lingerie industry has become a full-figured business. Over the past couple of years, a fleet of startups, including Adore Me and True&Co, have launched with the goal of transforming the way women shop for bras. This is because... Read more
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Entrpreneur
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 MillionDisrupting the lingerie industry has become a full-figured business. Over the p
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 Million
Entrpreneur / Posted 3 days ago
Disrupting the lingerie industry has become a full-figured business. Over the past couple of years, a fleet of startups, including Adore Me and True&Co, have launched with the goal of transforming the way women shop for bras. This is because... Read more
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Market Watch
One big U.S. venture capital firm is still betting on ChinaBEIJING (Caixin Online) – A Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm that was
One big U.S. venture capital firm is still betting on China
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
BEIJING (Caixin Online) – A Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm that was an early entrant in China says it will continue to bet on Internet- and mobile technology-driven businesses in the country, despite concerns that market turmoil will... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
Venturra leads $12m round for Malaysia's KFitVenturra Capital has led a $12 million Series A round for Malaysia-based gym me
Venturra leads $12m round for Malaysia's KFit
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Venturra Capital has led a $12 million Series A round for Malaysia-based gym membership app KFit. Existing investors Sequoia Capital and 500 Startups participated in the funding round, along with newcomers SIG and Axiata Digital Innovation Fund. The... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Indian Tech Startups Finds It Difficult To Find Right Talent at Right TimeBENGALURU: It took eight years for Flipkart to become a big organization, from
Indian Tech Startups Finds It Difficult To Find Right Talent at Right Time
SiliconIndia / Posted 5 days ago
BENGALURU: It took eight years for Flipkart to become a big organization, from a mere e-commerce startup. Co-founder Sachin Bansal is now sketching strategies that can let Flipkart continue their growth pace. In a technology conference, the Flipkart... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
Sequoia closes fifth India fund at $920mSequoia Capital has closed its latest India fund – which has a minority allocat
Sequoia closes fifth India fund at $920m
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Sequoia Capital has closed its latest India fund – which has a minority allocation to Southeast Asia – at $920 million, comprising an $875 million institutional corpus and a GP commitment of $45 million. The fundraising process was finalized in... Read more
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The Verge
Watch a test of Google’s Project Wing delivery droneDespite recent setbacks, Google seems to be charging ahead with Project Wing, i
Watch a test of Google’s Project Wing delivery drone
The Verge / Posted 9 days ago
Despite recent setbacks, Google seems to be charging ahead with Project Wing, its drone-based delivery service. A new video by Aaref Hilaly of Sequoia Capital shows one of the Google X initiative's drones dropping off a package and flying... Read more
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eyefortravel.com
Skyscanner makes it to the ‘unicorn’ clubThough the company insists that it has no plans to go public yet, investors are
Skyscanner makes it to the ‘unicorn’ club
eyefortravel.com / Posted 11 days ago
Though the company insists that it has no plans to go public yet, investors are hanging on for the ride, writes Sally White Next major move is expected to be an IPO, but for now, with a valuation estimated at $1.6 billion this British company has... Read more
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Business Wire
Elevate Delays Pricing of Anticipated Initial Public OfferingFORT WORTH, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Elevate Credit, Inc. today announced that d
Elevate Delays Pricing of Anticipated Initial Public Offering
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
FORT WORTH, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Elevate Credit, Inc. today announced that due to the volatile market, it has decided to temporarily delay the pricing of its initial public offering. “Although the response to the marketing of our planned IPO has... Read more
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Finance Asia
Khazanah, ING bet on fintech startup WeLabWeLab Holdings, a Hong Kong-based fintech startup, said on Wednesday that it ha
Khazanah, ING bet on fintech startup WeLab
Finance Asia / Posted 17 days ago
WeLab Holdings, a Hong Kong-based fintech startup, said on Wednesday that it has raised $160 million from new investors, including Malaysian sovereign wealth fund Khazanah and Dutch financial services group ING. The company said in a statement that... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Khazanah-led group invests US$160 million in HK start-up WeLab Published: 20 January 2016 3:48 PM An investment group led by Malaysia's sta
Khazanah-led group invests US$160 million in HK start-up WeLab
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 17 days ago
Published: 20 January 2016 3:48 PM An investment group led by Malaysia's state fund Khazanah Nasional has invested US$160 million (RM700 million) in Hong Kong-based financial technology... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
Warburg Pincus backs intercity logisticsChina's Yunniao wants to do for corporates in intercity delivery what Didi Kuai
Warburg Pincus backs intercity logistics
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 17 days ago
China's Yunniao wants to do for corporates in intercity delivery what Didi Kuaidi does for individuals in taxi services. Warburg Pincus has led a $100 million round to support expansion When Yunniao Distribution was created two years ago, Xiaodong... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
China take-privates: New waveRecent volatility notwithstanding, plenty of investors want to back China take-
China take-privates: New wave
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Recent volatility notwithstanding, plenty of investors want to back China take-privates with a view to domestic re-listings at higher valuations. The company founders behind these deals are the big winners A few weeks ago, Shanda Games appeared to... Read more
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Red Herring
JD.com raises $1bn for JD Finance subsidiary — Red HerringJD.com, the Chinese online direct sales company, said it will raise $1 billion
JD.com raises $1bn for JD Finance subsidiary — Red Herring
Red Herring / Posted 18 days ago
JD.com, the Chinese online direct sales company, said it will raise $1 billion for its JD Finance subsidiary, from investors including Sequoia Capital China, China Harvest Investments and China Taiping Insurance, Reuters reports. The funding values... Read more
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Finance Asia
Lufax, JD Finance get pre-IPO fundingLufax has raised a further $1.22 billion from investors, valuing the Ping An-ba
Lufax, JD Finance get pre-IPO funding
Finance Asia / Posted 19 days ago
Lufax has raised a further $1.22 billion from investors, valuing the Ping An-backed group at $18.5 billion ahead of an initial public offering expected in the second half of the year. The Chinese peer-to-peer lender, founded in September 2011, said... Read more
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Finextra
Chinese e-commerce outfit JD.com raises $1.1 billion to grow financial armChinese e-commerce company JD.com has raised RMB6.56 billion ($1.1 billion) to
Chinese e-commerce outfit JD.com raises $1.1 billion to grow financial arm
Finextra / Posted 19 days ago
Chinese e-commerce company JD.com has raised RMB6.56 billion ($1.1 billion) to grow its financial services arm, JD Finance. Investors in the round - which values the financial services unit at RMB46.65 billion - include Sequoia Capital China, China... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tech IPO candidates to watch in 2016San Francisco - After an unusually slow year for technology companies going pub
Tech IPO candidates to watch in 2016
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
San Francisco - After an unusually slow year for technology companies going public, investors and bankers are expecting 2016 to be more fruitful. They're counting on a string of corporate software companies to fill the pipeline of initial public... Read more
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Market Watch
Tech IPO for startup that charges borrowers 176% interest on loansAs the payday loan industry faces a crackdown in the United States, an online s
Tech IPO for startup that charges borrowers 176% interest on loans
Market Watch / Posted 21 days ago
As the payday loan industry faces a crackdown in the United States, an online service that also offers small loans with high interest rates to people with poor credit is preparing to take Wall Street’s biggest stage, even though it admits that its... Read more
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Market Watch
‘New face of payday lending’ set for IPO paydayAs the payday loan industry faces a crackdown in the United States, an online s
‘New face of payday lending’ set for IPO payday
Market Watch / Posted 22 days ago
As the payday loan industry faces a crackdown in the United States, an online service that also offers small loans with high interest rates to people with poor credit is preparing to take Wall Street’s biggest stage, even though it admits that its... Read more
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Business Insider
Developers love this startup with a funny name — and it just raised another $63 millionBefore Bertrand Schmitt launched his app analytics startup App Annie, he had a
Developers love this startup with a funny name — and it just raised another $63 million
Business Insider / Posted 23 days ago
Before Bertrand Schmitt launched his app analytics startup App Annie, he had a few different names in mind. Some of them were App Nanny and App Care, but the idea was clear: get a name that would imply taking care of all your app's... Read more
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Business Standard India
Significant traction in start-up investments in 2015: Grant ThorntonOver 600 companies received funds with more than $2 billion being deployed by P
Significant traction in start-up investments in 2015: Grant Thornton
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
Over 600 companies received funds with more than $2 billion being deployed by PE and VC fundsOver 600 companies received funds with more than $2 billion being deployed by PE and VC... Read more
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Business Standard India
FoodTech industry sees bloodbath in India on flawed models, funds drying up.On January 8, FreshMenu, a Bengaluru-based food startup that owns centralised k
FoodTech industry sees bloodbath in India on flawed models, funds drying up.
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
On January 8, FreshMenu, a Bengaluru-based food startup that owns centralised kitchens raised fresh funds of Rs 110 crore to fund expansion. It has built a model to cook food at its own kitchens, book orders on its app and deliver it to customers.... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
4Q analysis: Ending with a whimper4Q analysis: Bain Capital and PAG shine in a difficult fundraising environment;
4Q analysis: Ending with a whimper
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 24 days ago
4Q analysis: Bain Capital and PAG shine in a difficult fundraising environment; large-ticket infrastructure and tech deals offer pointers for 2016; public market volatility continues to hamper PE exits 1) Fundraising: Strong finish to a weak... Read more
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Scotsman
Skyscanner valued at £1.1bn in fresh funding round Skyscanner chief executive Gareth Williams said it was an 'exciting time' for
Skyscanner valued at £1.1bn in fresh funding round
Scotsman / Posted 25 days ago
Skyscanner chief executive Gareth Williams said it was an 'exciting time' for the Edinburgh-based firm Travel search engine Skyscanner has raised £128 million from five new investors, including... Read more
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Scotsman
Skyscanner lands £128m in fresh funding round Skyscanner chief executive Gareth Williams said it was an 'exciting time' for
Skyscanner lands £128m in fresh funding round
Scotsman / Posted 25 days ago
Skyscanner chief executive Gareth Williams said it was an 'exciting time' for the Edinburgh-based firm Travel search engine Skyscanner has raised £128 million from five new investors, including Edinburgh... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Coming Soon: A Simple Blood Test That Can Detect All Kinds of CancerAs recently as a few years ago, the liquid biopsies were rarely used except in
Coming Soon: A Simple Blood Test That Can Detect All Kinds of Cancer
Entrpreneur / Posted 25 days ago
As recently as a few years ago, the liquid biopsies were rarely used except in research. Today, thousands of the tests are being used in clinical practices in the United States and abroad, including at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston; the... Read more
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Finance Asia
Mogujie to buy Tencent-backed rival MeilishuoInternet fashion start-up Mogujie is taking over key rival Meilishuo to form a
Mogujie to buy Tencent-backed rival Meilishuo
Finance Asia / Posted 26 days ago
Internet fashion start-up Mogujie is taking over key rival Meilishuo to form a new company valued at some $3 billion as China's e-commercial industry continues to consolidate amid fierce competition and a harder fundraising climate. Mogujie, which... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lyft puts up a tough challenge for UberRegardless of whether Lyft and Uber can both thrive, dominance in and of itself
Lyft puts up a tough challenge for Uber
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
Regardless of whether Lyft and Uber can both thrive, dominance in and of itself is not illegalRegardless of whether Lyft and Uber can both thrive, dominance in and of itself is not illegal The word "monopoly"... Read more
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Finance Asia
China schools deal puts RRJ at top of classAsia-focused private equity firm RRJ Capital has made a near-threefold return o
China schools deal puts RRJ at top of class
Finance Asia / Posted 27 days ago
Asia-focused private equity firm RRJ Capital has made a near-threefold return on its investment in Chinese private education company Tsingda eEDU in less than a year a source said, underscoring the soaring demand for private schools and supplementary... Read more
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Business Wire
Kahuna Launches Public Event Series For New Leaders in Digital MarketingREDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kahuna, the leader in communication auto
Kahuna Launches Public Event Series For New Leaders in Digital Marketing
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kahuna, the leader in communication automation, announced the launch of a new public event series aimed at educating the next generation of leaders in digital marketing. Produced under the brand of Kahuna Labs,... Read more
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Red Herring
Guardant Health raises $100m as health tech funding continues apace — Red HerringGuardant Health, a health tech company creating non-invasive cancer genomic seq
Guardant Health raises $100m as health tech funding continues apace — Red Herring
Red Herring / Posted 29 days ago
Guardant Health, a health tech company creating non-invasive cancer genomic sequencing, has completed a $100 million Series D investment round. The capital raise includes equity financing and a term loan facility. OrbiMed led the round, with... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Guardant Health Raises $100M More For Its Radical Approach To Cancer TreatmentA startup called Guardant Health just raised almost $100 million for its ambiti
Guardant Health Raises $100M More For Its Radical Approach To Cancer Treatment
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 30 days ago
A startup called Guardant Health just raised almost $100 million for its ambitious new approach to cancer treatment. The funding comes from health investors OrbiMed Advisors, along with a slew of Silicon Valley venture capital firms including... Read more

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