Relay Ventures

Greenlight Financial Technology, the fintech company that pitches parents on kid-friendly bank accounts, has raised $215 million in a new round of funding. The round gives the Atlanta-based startup a…

Atlanta gets a billion-dollar startup business as Greenlight’s family-focused fintech nabs $215 million

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Luma, a three-year-old, Atlanta, Ga.-based maker of smart Wi-Fi routers, has been acquired by First Alert, a maker of smoke and carbon monoxide detectors that is itself a subsidiary of…

Even the Most Interesting Man in the World couldn’t make Luma work as standalone company

Circle Media, the company behind Circle with Disney – a device that helps parents enforce their home’s internet rules and restrictions – has raised $10 million in Series A funding, the…

Circle with Disney raises $10 million for its parental control device for families

Relay Ventures, a 10-year-old, Toronto- and Menlo Park-based early-stage venture firm, has closed its third fund with $150 million in commitments. It had closed its previous fund with the same amount in 2012. You…

Relay Ventures has a fresh $150 million to invest

I’ve spent a fair amount of time in Toronto and learned there’s more to this city than Drake calling it home and the recent successes of their professional sports teams.…

Toronto is poised to become the next great producer of tech startups