The Silicon Valley-based fund aims to be a Y Combinator of sorts, but specifically for big data and analytics startups.
The New York-based angel investors just raised $39M for fund, Initialized Capital, according to an SEC filing.
Fund-of-funds Cendana Capital closes an $88 million fund to invest in seed funds, which then invest in seed startups.
Rocket Internet chief Oliver Samwer, his brother Marc, and former Delivery Hero co-CEO Fabian Siegel are teaming up to start Global Founders Capital: a new €150 million ($194 million) fund for high-potential Internet businesses.
On stage at Launch, Chamath Palihapitiya confirms that he has raised $275+ million for the Social+Capital Partnership’s latest fund.
Point Nine Capital closed its second fund, dedicated to supporting and nurturing European startups.
Accel Partners is said to be closing Accel London IV, a fund primarily dedicated to European tech companies.
Redpoint Ventures announced the closing of its fifth fund, $400 million dedicated to supporting early stage entrepreneurs, startups, and the technology they create.
Shanghai-based socia media agency Mailman Group sets up at [sesame] seed stage startup fund.
Boston venture capital firm .406 Ventures pools together a $175M fund for early-stage enterprise IT companies.
Quantum Wave Fund will dedicate $100 million to startups making breakthroughs in quantum technology.
Naya Ventures announces a new $50 million for early-stage mobile and cloud companies.
Jungle Ventures raises pan-Asian super fund for startups
SV Angel, Ron Conway and David Lee’s investment firm, is in the process of raising a new fund, “SV Angel IV”.
New Enterprise Associates has raised one of the largest venture capital funds ever at $2.6 billion.
U.S. and European venture capital firm Index Ventures announced a €350 million fund for primarily early-stage European investments late Sunday. The firm said it’s impressed by the innovation it’s seeing in Europe despite economics issues that have plagued the area for several years. Some of the fund will go towards U.S.-based startups as well.
Intel Capital, the veteran investment arm of Intel, has announced the AppUp fund to invest $100 million in companies creating applications and digital content for multiple devices. The organization revealed the new fund today at the Intel Capital Global Summit in Huntington Beach, Calif.
Data-mining startup RapLeaf has created a new $1 million fund for applications interested in using its data services for personalization, the company announced today.
Greylock Israel Partners, the affiliate fund of Greylock Partners – well-known for investing in companies like Facebook, Groupon, LinkedIn, and Pandora — is reportedly raising a new venture fund valued at $160 million for startups in Europe and Israel.
Bessemer Venture Partners has raised a $1.6 billion fund, according to the New York Times. That’s a hefty amount that puts the venture fund in the big leagues alongside other premier VCs.
U.K. early stage investment firm Passion Capital just raised its first investment fund of $60 million. The fund is a private-public hybrid, with the U.K. government contributing $40 million of the total.