Monday, July 16, 2018

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Glasswing pulls in $112m for US East Coast’s ‘largest AI-focused fund’

Glasswing Ventures has raised $112m for the close of its debut VC fund, making it the largest AI-focused vehicle on the US East Coast according to the firm.

Idinvest, Alven lead $45m Meero funding round

Alven Capital and Idinvest Partners have led a $45m funding round for photography and video production business Meero, eight months after its Series A round.

Scale scores $400m for Fund VI final close, eyes growing AI and cloud opportunity

DocuSign and Box investors Scale Venture Partners has closed off its sixth fund on $400m to target the next wave of work-modernisation software startups.

Platinum confirms $1.5bn hard cap close for debut small cap fundraise

Platinum Equity has sealed the $1.5bn hard cap close of its debut small cap fund, confirming an AltAssets story from the start of this week.

Maven hires new investment manager for north east England

Maven Capital Partners has appointed Jamie Fraser as an investment manager to cover its funds in the north east of England.

Riverwood Capital invests $50m in Greenhouse through Series D round

Riverwood Capital has provided $50m in Series D funding to head-hunting software business Greenhouse, bringing the total raised by the business to more than $110m.

US, India-focused SRI Capital seals $100m debut fund close

Early-stage venture capital firm SRI Capital has raised $100m for its maiden fund focused on technology opportunities in the US and India.

Endless nears end of “remarkable” The Works transformation with IPO after ten-year hold

UK private equity firm Endless is nearing an IPO of books, gifts and stationery retailer The Works a decade after it bought it out of administration in a £15m deal.

HIG exits audio, mobile accessories distribution manager Kondor to trade buyer DCC

HIG Capital has scored a trade sale exit of audio and mobile consumer electronics accessories management business Kondor to DCC Technology.

Texas pension makes hefty HIG fund commitment among $350m of PE pledges

The $28.4bn-managing Texas Municipal Retirement System is planning more than $350m of new private equity commitments to funds managed by Capvest and HIG.

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