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Gideon Valkin’s solo VC firm Andrena Ventures is raising $12 million from backers, including several VCs and entrepreneurs, and made its first investment into AI startup Nustom.

Solo GP fund Andrena Ventures hopes to carry startup talent onto its next challenges

The startup is developing a technology it claims is as fast and energy efficient as 3D printing at a cost that can compete with sand casting.

Magnus Metal wants to revamp the 4,000-year-old way metal parts are made

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Confetti, a team-building platform used by Apple, Google and Microsoft, raises $16M

Not many startups can claim Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon and Meta as paying customers, but Confetti can. And the list doesn’t stop at a quintet with a collective market value of $10 trillion — the New York-based company says it works with Zoom, Netflix, Stripe, TikTok, Shopify, Adobe, LinkedIn, HubSpot and 30% of the Fortune…

8:18 am PDT • March 26, 2024
Confetti, a team-building platform used by Apple, Google and Microsoft, raises $16M

There are a growing number of cybersecurity regulations designed to keep business and customer data protected. In 2022 alone, more than 40 U.S. states introduced 250 bills focused on cybersecurity,…

Cypago, which aims to automate compliance and governance for companies, raises $13M

Workers are being bombarded with data from a variety of sources. If the point is to make people more productive, as the volume increases, the more difficult it is to…

Jigso is building an AI assistant to surface the data employees need automatically

While the venture scene in Israel mirrors the same funding pullback as other geographies, it seems to be doing so with fewer negative outcomes.

Israel’s venture slowdown lags due to ecosystem’s founder mentality

Helios, a Tel Aviv–based startup that wants to make it easier for developers to understand, troubleshoot and test their distributed systems during the development phase, today announced its general availability…

Helios wants to tame the microservices development chaos

Travel and tourism are coming back online in the wake of COVID-19 restrictions getting relaxed, and today a startup tackling one part of the equation for getting from home to…

Bookaway books $35M to scale up its ground transportation booking platform

Startups that create platforms making it easier to buy “buy to let” properties are proliferating. In the U.S., there is Roofstock, Mynd, Awning and Doorvest, among others. In Europe, there…

Beanstock, a buy-to-let investment marketplace, raises €12M Series A led by 360 Capital

Mobile dominates the world of gaming, with smartphone and tablet games generating $93.2 billion in revenues in 2021, more than console ($50.4 billion) and PC ($36.7 billion) combined, according to…

Kooply taps into $18M from Microsoft and more for a mobile games dev platform still in stealth

Decipad, a no-code startup that’s aiming to disrupt spreadsheets with accessible tools that empower people to play around with numbers, has nabbed $5 million in seed funding. Put simply, it’s…

Decipad wants to help everyone do data modelling

Torii shows customers which cloud apps they have and which are most appropriate for return on investment.

Torii puts your business teams in sync as your tech stack evolves

I normally try to bring some pep to my little intros in this missive. But today I am going to avoid astruturning my own mood to simply say, hey, what’s…

Daily Crunch: IBM sells off Watson Health unit to private equity firm Francisco Partners

The Israeli VC scene seems to be on a bit of a New Year roll. Hot on the heels of the news that Viola Ventures, an Israeli VC, has closed its sixth…

Israel’s Entrée Capital raises $300M for Israel-focused fund, Adi Gozes becomes partner

Re:cap, a non-dilutive funding platform in a similar vein to Pipe.com and Capchase but based in Europe, has closed a Seed financing round of $111.5 million, in a mix of…

German revenue-based financing platform Re:cap raises $111.5M Seed round

Now that the world appears to have settled longer-term into working in a significantly more distributed way in the wake of COVID-19, companies are getting more serious about using tools…

Mesh Payments racks up $50M to help corporate users manage spend and payments

Millions of small businesses globally, especially in emerging markets, have stayed offline for the better part of the past decade. Due to that, most of them still rely on scribbles…

Nigeria’s Kippa gets $3.2M pre-seed for its small business finance management app

People subscribe to music, so why wouldn’t they subscribe to carbon offsetting to alleviate their conscience about the climate crisis? That’s partly the thinking behind U.K. startup Ecologi, which uses…

Subscription carbon offsetting platform Ecologi hits $8M total raised, includes General Catalyst

On the heels of Personio raising a big round yesterday, one of its competitors and another big startup in the area of HR has also picked up some funding. Hibob,…

HR platform Hibob raises $150M at a $1.65B valuation

Death is one of the hardest things to cope with in life, both from an emotional and organizational standpoint. And what’s worse is that the latter of these is inevitably…

Empathy raises $30M for a personal assistant that helps with the practical and emotional process of bereavement

Open banking — a new approach to payments and other financial services that disrupts traditional card-based infrastructure by linking directly into banks — is having a moment. On the heels…

Vyne raises $15.5M seed round to grow its merchant-focused open banking solutions

You’ve just sat down to dinner and your wearable device reminds you to get up and get in your steps for the day. Maybe the app has a point, but…

Sweetch raises $20M for a personalized engagement system designed to boost health outcomes

Israeli fraud prevention startup Identiq has raised $47 million at Series A as the company eyes international growth, driven in large part by the spike in online spending during the…

Identiq, a privacy-friendly fraud prevention startup, secures $47M at Series A

Classiq, a Tel Aviv-based startup that aims to make it easier for computer scientists and developers to create quantum algorithms and applications, today announced that it has raised a $10.5…

Classiq raises $10.5M Series A round for its quantum software development platform

Productivity software has been getting a major re-examination this year, and human resources platforms — used for hiring, firing, paying and managing employees — have been no exception. Today, one…

Hibob raises $70M for its new take on human resources

San Francisco-based construction startup Versatile is announcing today that it has raised a $20 million Series A. The round was led by Insight Partners and Entree Capital, along with existing…

AI construction startup Versatile raises a $20M Series A

One of the biggest trends in the world of financial technology has been an ongoing push towards consolidation, where larger fish are snapping up smaller fish (including a proliferation of…

Rapyd, which offers fintech-as-a-service via a single API, adds $20M more to its coffers at a $1.2B valuation

Less than six months after announcing a $40 million Series B investment, alternative lending startup Fundbox has closed on another $50 million in funding to provide small businesses with the…

Fundbox Secures $50 Million More To Power Small Businesses

Never mind poor service or the food itself, the experience of actually paying the bill at the end of a meal is often cited as the biggest pain-point for restaurant…

Flypay Raises £1M To Make Settling Your Restaurant Bill “Waiter-Free”