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3 June 2014

Nokia’s HERE acquires Carmel, Horizons-backed Desti

The venture backers of smart travel planner Desti have exited the company to Nokia's mapping business HERE.

13 May 2014

Index Ventures, Richard Branson back Bitcoin startup BitPay

bitcoin Venture capital firm Index Ventures has led a $30m Series A round for Bitcoin startup BitPay.

20 February 2014

Investors get behind egg subsitute developer Hampton Creek with $23m Series B

Food technology company Hampton Creek has raised $23m in a Series B round led by Asia’s richest man for its pioneering technology that aims to grow an egg substitute from plants.

26 November 2013

Bike protection business Lock8 secures Horizons Ventures, Otto Capital backing

Lock8 Horizons Ventures and Otto Capital have backed bike-sharing platform Lock8 as it looks to expand its rental scheme to more cities.

12 November 2013

Horizons, Pelion plough $11m into VC-backed Bitcasa through Series A round

tablet computer Horizons Ventures and Pelion Venture Partners have led an $11m Series A financing round for ‘infinite storage’ business Bitcasa.

29 October 2013

Venture backers provide $13m Series C funding to mobile movie maker Magisto

movies_lrg Magma Venture Partners and Li Ka-Shing’s Horizons Ventures have backed a $13m Series C financing round for mobile movie maker Magisto alongside Qualcomm Ventures and SanDisk Ventures.

14 October 2013

Sequoia, Magma Venture-backed Onavo bought by Facebook ‘for $200m’

mobile-touch Venture Capital-backed app-maker Onavo has been bought by Facebook in a deal reportedly worth up to $200m, making it the social media company’s biggest Israeli acquisition.

11 March 2013

Li Ka-shing’s Horizons Ventures leads $8m round for Nipendo

Israeli software firm Nipendo has raised $8m in a Series B round led by Horizons Ventures to expand to the US.

13 February 2013

Israel’s early stage venture capital activity belies cautious approachp

While as many as 90 venture capital firms made first-time investments in Israeli companies in 2012, a cautious approach continues to characterise the sector.


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