Dublin’s Frontline Ventures raises new $83.8M seed fund for European B2B startups – ITPro.works

Dublin-based Frontline Ventures has released details of its new €70 million ($83.8M) Frontline Seed fund III which will be aimed at European B2B startups. The new fund will bring Frontline’s … Read More

TCV closes record $4B fund to invest in e-commerce, fintech, edtech, travel and more – ITPro.works

The pandemic has spelled economic setbacks for many people and industries, but the capital swirling about the technology world continues to roar along. In the latest development, TCV — the … Read More

Sila Nanotechnologies raises $590M to fund battery materials factory – ITPro.works

Sila Nanotechnologies, a Silicon Valley battery materials company, has spent years developing technology designed to pack more energy into a cell at a lower cost — an end game that … Read More

Didi to subsidize trips for vaccinations with $10M global fund – ITPro.works

As countries around the world prepare to vaccinate people against the coronavirus, tech companies are rushing to demonstrate their willingness to help fight the deadly virus. China’s ride-hailing leader Didi … Read More

OneWeb picks up $1.4B more from SoftBank and Hughes to help fund its first satellite fleet – ITPro.works

After a troubled year that saw broadband satellite operator OneWeb file for bankruptcy, get rescue finance from the UK government and Bharti, and then emerge out of that with a … Read More

Tiger Global is raising a new $3.75 billion venture fund, one year after closing its last – ITPro.works

According to a recent letter sent to its investors, Tiger Global Management, the New York-based investing powerhouse, is raising a new $3.75 billion venture fund called Tiger Private Investment Partners … Read More

Steve Jurvetson and Maryanna Saenko on their new fund, SPACs and the great tech exodus – ITPro.works

Future Ventures — cofounded by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson and Maryanna Saenko, a colleague of Jurvetson at his last firm, DFJ, as well as an investor previously with … Read More