Pan-European seed fund firstminute hits a final fund close of $100M

New UK early stage VC firstminute Capital launched in June last year to the tune of $60m, with European VC Atomico as its first cornerstone investor. They were joined by 30 unicorns founders from Euro

Peter Thiel’s other fund, Mithril Capital Management, raises $600 million

Peter Thiel is having a good month. According to a new SEC filing, low-flying Mithril Capital Management, which Thiel co-founded with longtime colleague Ajay Royan in 2012, is out raising its second f

AppDirect makes cross-cloud search vendor Xendo its sixth acquisition

AppDirect, a company that helps customers manage multiple cloud vendors, announced today it was buying former Startup Battlefield participant Xendo for an undisclosed amount. Xendo, which launched at

AppDirect Acquires Tech Support Platform Radialpoint

AppDirect, the well-funded marketplace for selling cloud services, today announced that it has acquired the Montreal-based tech support company Radialpoint. Based on this acquisition, AppDirect also

Enterprise SaaS Marketplace AppDirect Raises $140M Series E Round Led By J.P. Morgan

AppDirect makes it easier for enterprises to buy cloud services from the likes of Box, Google, Symantec and others (and serves as a kind of referral service for these businesses). The company today an

Peter Thiel’s Mithril Leads A $50M Round For AppDirect And Its Cloud-Based App Marketplace

The app revolution that has changed how consumers interact with online services is being played out among businesses, too. And as a sign of how fast that’s growing, one of the startups at the

AppDirect Raises $35 Million From Mithril To Grow Its Enterprise Cloud Marketplace

AppDirect raised $35 million in a fresh round of financing for its service selling a white-label marketplace for business applications in the cloud.

AppDirect Raises $9M And Acquires Standing Cloud, An App Packaging Company

AppDirect has raised $9 million and is announcing the purchase of Standing Cloud, a Foundry Group investment. iNovIa Capital led the Series B investment, which brings the app marketplace's total inves

AppDirect Launches API Platform To Connect Developers And App Resellers

There is growing proof that the API is a core value piece for selling software and services. The latest example of this emerging form of commerce comes from <a target="_blank" href="http://www.appdire

Y Combinator Company BitNami Makes Deeper Move On Booming App Store Market

<a target="_blank" href="">BitNami</a>, a Y Combinator company, has announced that it will focus more on being an app store for server software. The goal is to provide customers wit

AppDirect Acquires Open Source Billing Company jBilling

Today cloud app store company AppDirect announced its acquisition of open source billing company jBilling. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. AppDirect co-CEO Daniel Saks says existing jBilling won

AppDirect Raises $3.25 Million To Create A Marketplace For Business Apps

<img src="" /><a href="">AppDirect</a>, a platform that allows businesses to find, buy and manage web-based application