Marketing Report


Climate tech fundraising remains steady, Silicon Valley Bank reports

17-05-2024 | 12:57:00
With 88% of global carbon emissions now covered by a net-zero goal, climate tech has outperformed and investors remain committed to the sector, according to a new report from Silicon Valley Bank (SVB).

GenAI startup Highperformr secures $3.5m to Help B2B businesses grow by amplifying their social presence

17-05-2024 | 12:50:00
GenAI startup Highperformr, announced it has secured $3.5 million in seed funding and launched its product, Highperformr for Teams.

TrueBridge Capital Partners raises $1.6 billion across five venture capital investment vehicles

17-05-2024 | 12:40:00
TrueBridge Capital Partners, a venture capital investment firm, has raised $1.6 billion in commitments across five investment vehicles focusing on venture funds and technology companies

London-based insurtech startup Eleos secures $4m funding to launch operations in the US

15-05-2024 | 10:43:00
Just six months after completion of its pre-seed round, Eleos has raised venture capital investment of $4 million in a seed round led by Fuel Ventures and Indico Capital.

Global investment manager Investcorp closes at $570m oversubscribed Tech Fund V

15-05-2024 | 10:37:00
Investcorp, a global alternative investment firm, announced the final closing of its Investcorp Technology Partners V (ITP V) fund at $570 million in total commitments.

NBA Africa launches accelerator program to support early-stage African startups

15-05-2024 | 10:28:00
The National Basketball Association Africa (NBA Africa), announced the launch of Triple-Double: NBA Africa Startup Accelerator, a startup accelerator program focused on early-stage African startups.

How brands use Gen-AI in fashion to design their collections, Plug and Play

10-05-2024 | 12:56:00
Generative Artificial Intelligence (Gen-AI), is a machine learning form that generates new content from user prompts, input, or triggers.

Google opens applications for Startups AI Accelerator Africa program

10-05-2024 | 12:41:00
Google has announced the opening of applications for the 8th cohort of its Google for Startups Accelerator Africa program

China leads with eight of top ten largest VC deals in Asia in Q1’24, report

10-05-2024 | 12:33:00
Despite a challenging start to the year, China secured eight of the largest ten deals in Asia.

Edtech startup LearnWith.AI launches TeachTap to bring AI teachers to life

08-05-2024 | 12:07:00
LearnWith.AI, an Austin-based edtech startup, announced the launch of TeachTap, a mobile app that harnesses the power of generative AI to transform the way high school students learn and prepare for AP exams.

Fintech firm Payless Africa launches in Kenya

08-05-2024 | 11:57:53
Payless Africa, the fintech firm building digital financial solutions, has launched in Kenya.

Sixth batch of 500 Global Accelerator Program kicks off in Georgia

08-05-2024 | 11:51:00
500 Global, an early-stage venture fund and seed accelerator firm, in partnership with Georgia’s Innovation and Technology Agency (GITA), and Bank of Georgia, announced the sixth batch of 500 Global Accelerator Program in Eurasia, based in Georgia.

Berlin-based startup goodcarbon raises €5.25m funding for its long-term carbon credit portfolios

02-05-2024 | 11:51:00
Berlin-based startup goodcarbon has secured €5.25 million in funding to bring new high-quality Nature-based Solutions to market and enable companies to deliver on their long-term net zero and nature pledges with confidence.

UK-based online SME lender Capify secures £100m credit facility to meet increasing customer demand

02-05-2024 | 11:36:00
Online SME lender Capify, has secured a £100 million credit facility from Pollen Street Capital, an alternative asset manager dedicated to investing within financial and business services.

Flourish Ventures appoints Ravi Kaushik as Senior Global Investment Team Lead

02-05-2024 | 11:28:00
Flourish Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm with purpose, announced the appointment of Ravi Kaushik as Executive Director, Head of Asia Investments.

IFC invests $10.5 million in new 4DX Ventures Fund to support tech startups in Africa

30-04-2024 | 13:11:00
IFC is investing $10.5 million in a new fund by 4DX Ventures, a New York-based venture capital firm focused on supporting early-stage African technology companies across a broad set of sectors, including fintech, e-commerce, edtech, climate tech, and health tech.

Aramco expands global venture capital programme with $4 billion funds injection

30-04-2024 | 13:03:00
Aramco, one of the world's integrated energy and chemicals companies, has allocated an additional $4 billion to its global venture capital arm, Aramco Ventures.

Crosslink launches tenth flagship venture fund with $350 million

30-04-2024 | 12:54:00
Crosslink Capital, Inc. has announced the closing of its tenth flagship venture capital fund, Crosslink Ventures X, aimed at backing early-stage entrepreneurs.

San Francisco, London among most developed venture capital cities in the world, report

29-04-2024 | 10:45:00
PitchBook, the premier data provider for the private and public equity markets has released The Global VC Ecosystem Dashboard that ranks the world’s top startup cities.

SK Networks launches AI lab in Silicon Valley

29-04-2024 | 10:32:48
To set its sights on the forefront of innovation, South Korean-based SK Networks has founded an AI lab, 'PhnyX Lab' in Silicon Valley.

TRAM VF announces flagship investment in London ride-hailing startup OUNO

29-04-2024 | 10:25:00
Tri Ri Asset Management (TRAM), has announced a strategic investment from its flagship venture capital fund, the TRAM Venture Fund (TRAM VF), in OUNO, a pioneering executive ride-hailing platform headquartered in London.