Centralway Numbrs, a leading European banking app, has today announced that the Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD), the principal investment arm of the government of Dubai, has made a substantial investment to support the company’s future growth plans. ICD belongs to the world’s biggest sovereign wealth funds.
Per Anfang 2017 lanciert Helvetia Versicherungen einen eigenen Venture Fund für Investitionen in Start-ups. Verantwortlich hierfür ist das neu geschaffene Ressort Digital Ventures in der Unternehmensentwicklung, die zukünftig von Martin Tschopp geleitet wird.
ETH spinoff Scandit, the data capture innovator, has closed a $7.5m Series A funding round with Atomico, the leading global venture capital firm based in London and founded and led by Niklas Zennström.
Swisscom, b-to-v Partners und VI Partners investieren in das Fintech Startup Advanon um die drei Gründer Phil Lojacono, Philip Kormann und Stijn Pieper. Insgesamt fliessen der Finanzierungsplattform für KMU 13.5 Millionen Franken zu, ein Viertel davon als Eigenkapital.
Therachon AG, a biotechnology company focused on rare genetic diseases, today announced it has appointed Luca Santarelli, M.D., as Chief Executive Officer and Director, and raised $5 million in the final close of its Series A financing.
Arktis Radiation Detectors is set to accelerate growth plans and the market reach of its innovative radiation detection product line following $10 million additional funding from new and existing investors.
The EPF Lausanne spinoff Sensima Inspection, specialising in advanced electro-magnetic solutions for non-destructive testing, has received a CHF 3 million loan from the Swiss product inspecting group SGS, as part of a new partnership. The goal of the partnership is to form a new IoT player specializing in the maintenance of industrial assets.