Ribbit is targeting a $420 million fintech fund

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence "Fintech Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Ribbit Capital, a global venture capital firm focused on fintech, is tar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 14th, 2018

Fintech VC firm Vestigo closes on first-ever fund

Vestigo Ventures, the Cambridge-based venture capital firm focused exclusively on financial services technology, has raised $58.9 million for a fund, its first since it was formed two years ago. The fund will be used for early-stage rounds — typically.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 23rd, 2018

A Fintech Company Creating A New Asset Class Just Announced A $150 Million Investment

Point, a fintech startup that allows homeowners to sell equity stake in their homes, announced that hedge fund Atalaya Capital would purchase $150 million in homeowner equity instruments from the company. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 18th, 2018

Exclusive: Ripple Invests $25 Million in Blockchain Capital’s $150 Million Venture Fund

Blockchain Capital will invest the capital in cryptocurrency-focused projects. This article originally ran in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers. Sign up here. Ripple, the fintech star.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 11th, 2018

Milwaukee medical billing analytics startup reaches $1M funding goal

Milwaukee medical billing analytics company Sift Healthcare, formerly Sift Medical Data, has reached its $1 million funding goal, according to a news release from the company. Winnebago Seed Fund, a venture capital fund based in Neenah, led the ro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals16 hr. 34 min. ago

Bardavon Health lands millions to fund nationwide expansion

Bardavon Health Innovations LLC said Thursday that it has raised $15 million to fund a nationwide expansion. The Overland Park-based health data company said that NewRoad Capital Partners led the new financing round. Bardavon will use the money to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Exclusive: Saudi Arabia"s PIF eyes stake in U.S. movie studio Legendary - sources

Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund PIF is exploring the acquisition of up to a $700 million stake in Legendary Entertainment, the U.S. movie studio behind films such as "Jurassic World" and "Interstellar", according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2018

ParkWhiz picks up an extra $5M In funding from Amazon, other investors

Chicago parking startup ParkWhiz has landed additional equity for a recent funding round from a group of new investors, which includes Amazon’s Alexa Fund. ParkWhiz said Tuesday that it has added an additional $5 million to its $20 million Series.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2018

The Mayo Clinic Just Received Its Largest Donation Ever

The $200 million donation to the Mayo Clinic will be used in part to fund AI training. The Mayo Clinic just received its largest donation .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 13th, 2018

$32 million redevelopment proposed for Downtown West

A Kansas City developer is targeting a $32 million redevelopment of five buildings in Downtown West......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

Fennec Provides Business Update and Announces Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Positive Opinion on the Pediatric Investigation Plan from EMA for PEDMARKTM Targeting US approval of PEDMARKTM in the second half of 2019 Strong financial position with $24.5 million in cash and no .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaNov 13th, 2018

FCP blows past $700 million fundraising goal

The new fund will fuel the firm's expansion locally and beyond D.C......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Italy"s Banca Carige Gets €320 Million Bailout From Interbank Fund

Update: Italy's insolvent bank du jour, Banca Carige which was halted on Monday due to events profiled earlier (see below) has gotten a last minute lifeline, and after it was unable to raise €400MM in capital in .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 12th, 2018

Activist investor buys another $1.1 million in Unifi stock

An activist hedge fund known for pushing companies for board of director positions has bought another $1.1 million of stock in Greensboro-based Unifi Inc., according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. San Francisco-based Val.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Adage Capital Has $88.8 Million Invested in This Energy Stock

Does Black Hills Corp (NYSE:BKH) represent a good buying opportunity at the moment? Let’s briefly check the hedge fund interest towards the com.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyNov 11th, 2018

Steve Case"s Revolution Ventures is raising a new fund

The venture capital firm is aiming for $200 million......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund Announces Third Quarter 2018 Results Including System-Wide Gross Sales of $836.7 Million Year-to-Date, an Increase of 1.6%

Toronto Stock Exchange: BPF.UN Payout Ratio of 94.7% for the third quarter Highlights System-Wide Gross Sales1 of $290.3 million for the Period and $836.7 million YTD, representing increases of 1.3% a.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaNov 8th, 2018

Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Sells $56 Million in Chipotle Stock

Affiliates of the hedge fund sold a total of 118,307 shares of the restaurant chain on Monday and Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: barronsNov 8th, 2018

Blue Fund awards $2.7M in first round of grants

In its first year of grantmaking, the charitable foundation affiliated with BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York awarded $2.7 million to nine health-based projects across the region. First announced this summer, the health plan’s first roun.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2018

Metro region gives the thumbs-up to $652.8M affordable housing bond

Portland-area homeowners are apparently ready to open their wallets a little wider to help fund affordable housing projects for the region. Voters were well on their way to passing Metro's $652.8 million affordable housing bond on Tuesday night, accord.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2018

Sears nears bankruptcy deal without Lampert"s hedge fund

Sears Holdings is nearing a deal with new lenders to increase a bankruptcy financing package to as much as $600 million from $300 million without chairman Eddie Lampert's hedge fund contributing, people familiar with the matter said Monday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 5th, 2018