Satellite imagery startup Albedo closes $10M seed round – TechCrunch

While most startups today are creating software, not every upstart enterprise is taking a code-only approach to building a business.

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As capital pours in to climate investments, Congruent Ventures closes on $175 million for early stage bets – TechCrunch

Congruent Ventures, the early stage investment firm focused on technologies and services designed to avert the current climate emergency, has

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As UiPath closes above its final private valuation, CFO Ashim Gupta discusses his company’s path to market – TechCrunch

After an upward revision, UiPath priced its IPO last night at $56 per share, a few dollars above its raised

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Laiye, China’s answer to UiPath, closes $50 million Series C+ – TechCrunch

Robotic process automation has become buzzy in the last few months. New York-based UiPath is on course to launch an

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‘Pure’ nutritional supplements startup Feel closes $6.2M investment, led by Fuel Ventures – TechCrunch

Earlier this year we covered the launch of Heights, a new supplements startup in an increasingly hot category. Feel is

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‘Bowl food’ startup Poke House closes $24M Series B led by Eulero Capital to expand in Europe – TechCrunch

The food tech industry is effectively now going into fast food. Sweetgreen in the U.S. is a “fast-casual” restaurant chain

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Biden Administration Closes Houston Migrant Warehouse amid Allegations of Inhumane Treatment

An asylum-seeking migrant from Honduras holds his son as they awake at sunrise next to others who took refuge near

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Clubhouse closes an undisclosed $4B valuation Series C round, as tech giants’ clones circle – TechCrunch

Buzzy “social audio” app Clubhouse has raised a Series C funding round, reportedly valuing the company at $4 billion. Clubhouse

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Clubhouse closes an undisclosed $4Bn valuation Series C round, as tech giants’ clones circle – TechCrunch

Buzzy ‘social audio’ app Clubhouse has raised a Series C funding round, reportedly valuing the company at $4 billion. Clubhouse

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Japanese VC Samurai Incubate closes $18.6M fund for African startups – TechCrunch

Samurai Incubate, a Tokyo-based venture capital firm, announced today it has closed its “Samurai Africa 2nd General Partnership” fund, totalling

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Egypt’s Paymob closes $18.5M Series A to expand payments services across MENA – TechCrunch

While Nigeria and Kenya have been at the forefront of African fintech innovation, activities in Egypt are beginning to shape

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Egyptian VC firm Sawari Ventures finally closes $71M fund for North African startups – TechCrunch

Egyptian-based VC firm Sawari Ventures has closed its $71 million fund for North Africa’s rapidly growing startup ecosystem. The firm

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KKR closes $15 billion fund targeting consumption and urbanization in Asia – TechCrunch

KKR has just closed $15 billion for its Asia-focused private equity fund, exceeding its original target size after receiving “strong

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France extends coronavirus restrictions nationwide, closes schools – POLITICO

PARIS — Lockdown-like restrictions will apply across France and schools will be closed for three weeks in April in an

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Uganda’s Tugende closes $3.6M Series A extension to meet the demand for its asset finance products – TechCrunch

Ugandan technology-enabled asset finance company Tugende today announced that it has closed $3.6 million in a Series A extension round.

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45th International Famous Furniture Fair (Dongguan) Closes with New Record of Visitors

DONGGUAN, China, March 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Featuring 10 exhibition halls for more than 1,500 brands in an area of 770,000

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Singapore-based M Capital Management closes $30.85M debut fund to invest in Southeast Asian startups – TechCrunch

M Capital Management founding partners Joachim Ackermann (left) and Mayank Parekh (right) M Capital Management, a Singapore-based venture capital firm,

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Pixxel closes $7.3M seed round and unveils commercial hyperspectral imaging product – TechCrunch

LA and Bangalore-based space startup Pixxel has closed a $7.3 million seed round, including newly committed capital from Techstars, Omnivore

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Research Bridge Partners’ Portfolio Company, Novosteo, Inc., Closes $5.5 Million in Series A Financing

AUSTIN, Texas, March 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Research Bridge Partners—a 501 (c) (3) organization that bridges preeminent innovators at mid-continent research

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Fintech startup ClearGlass Analytics closes $3.6M for pension funds transparency platform – TechCrunch

Fintech startup ClearGlass Analytics has closed a £2.6 million ($3.6 million) funding round for its platform, which aims to create

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Bottomless closes $4.5M Series A to scale its subscription coffee business – TechCrunch

As a devoted coffee drinker I was enthused by the idea of Bottomless. The Y Combinator-backed startup sends its users

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Dooly closes on $20M for AI-based tools to help salespeople with their busywork – TechCrunch

Robotic process automation has taken the enterprise world by storm, by providing a set of tools for those doing repetitive,

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MeasureUp Closes 2020 with 18% Growth and Focuses its Strategy on the Development of Their B2B Channel

Sam Brocal, CEO of MeasureUp, said, “The ability to adapt different companies and institutions to the new scenario, marked by telework

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Bessemer Venture Partners closes on $3.3 billion across two funds – TechCrunch

Another major VC firm has closed two major rounds, underscoring the long-term confidence investors continue to have for backing privately-held

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German Electric Vehicle (EV) manufacturer, e.GO Mobile, successfully closes Series B funding round

–  Start of Production for the e.GO Life scheduled for June 2021 –  Focus on its disruptive Internet of Production

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Oak HC/FT closes on $1.4 billion to invest in fintech and healthcare startups – TechCrunch

Oak HC/FT general partners Annie Lamont, Andrew Adams and Tricia Kemp invested in healthcare and fintech before the two sectors

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