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Visualping raises $6M to make its website change monitoring service smarter

Visualping, a service that can help you monitor websites for changes like price drops or other updates, announced that it has raised a $6 million extension to the $2 million seed round it announced ea

Symend raises $52M to help mediate when customers are at risk of defaulting on payments

With unemployment growing at a worrying rate, we’re seeing a lot more people finding themselves in hot water when it comes to their finances. Today a startup that’s built a platform to hel

Tractable claims $25M to sell damage-assessing AIs to more insurance giants

London-based insurtech AI startup Tractable, which is applying artificial intelligence to speed up accident and disaster recovery by using computer vision to perform visual damage appraisal instead of

Contract management startup Icertis becomes unicorn with $115M new round

Icertis, a Washington-headquartered startup that develops cloud-based software to help large companies manage contracts, has raised $115 million at more than a billion-dollar valuation to become the l

Jupiter raises $23 million to tell businesses and governments how climate change will destroy them

Whether it’s by flood, fire, or the fury of a storm, climate-related catastrophes are now impacting most cities and towns across the country. As these natural disasters increase in frequency and

Shyft raises $6.5M to help retail and service workers swap shifts

Ignition Partners and Madrona Venture Group have invested in the app for workers.

Ignition Partners VC Frank Artale resigns in light of misconduct allegations

Frank Artale, a managing director at Ignition Partners, has resigned, according to the firm. Earlier this month, the firm received a misconduct complaint regarding Artale, Ignition Partners wrote on T

Contract management software maker Icertis raises $15M Series B

Icertis, which develops cloud-based software that helps large companies manage contracts, has raised a $15 million Series B led by Ignition Partners.

Iron.io Raises $8M Series A Round For Its Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure Services

Iron.io today announced that it has raised a $8 million Series A round led by Baseline Ventures with participation from Bain Capital Ventures, Divergent Ventures, Ignition Partners, and Cloud Capital

Source: Cisco Takes Secretive Role As “Unnamed Silicon Valley Industry Titan” In WhipTail’s $31M Round

According to multiple sources, Cisco has taken a secretive role as the "Unnamed Silicon Valley Titan" in a $31 million round for <a target="_blank" href="http://whiptail.com">WhipTail</a>, a flash sto

WePay Raises $10 Million To Scale Its Online Payment Platform

Online payment platform <a href="http://wepay.com">WePay</a> just announced that it has raised $10 million in a new financing round. This round was led by <a href="http://www.ignitionpartners.com/">Ig

Big VCs Invest In Big Data Startup Continuuity

Venture capital firm <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/financial-organization/battery-ventures">Battery Ventures</a> this morning <a href="http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/battery-ventures-and

Hipmunk's Official Round: $4.2 Million Led By Ignition And A Group Of Online Travel Experts

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-271381" title="hm" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/hm.jpg" alt="" />About a week ago, we had heard that the travel startup <a href="http:/

Virtualization Infrastructure Software Company VM6 Raises $4 Million

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/04/vm6.png" class="shot2" /> IT virtualization infrastructure software company <a href="http://www.vm6software.com/">VM6 Software</a> has <a hre

Messaging Security Company Cloudmark Raises $23 Million From Nokia, Others

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/cloudmark.jpg" class="shot2" /><a href="http://www.cloudmark.com">Cloudmark</a>, a provider of messaging security solutions, has scored a mass

Entellium Scandal Gives Ignition Partners a Black Eye

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/black-eye.png" /> Just because you run a private company that does not have to file quarterly financial statements with the SEC does not ma