Tag archive for ‘raises’
Vered Weiss On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman Informs Investors of ‘Substantial Savings’ (Layoffs)

Viacom’s stock closed down 4.4% on Friday following a disappointing quarter in which the company missed Q1 revenue estimates as it faces concerns about inventory and fewer stock buybacks, as reported More...

Eli Horn On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Appointment of Adelson as Sands China’s Chief Raises Serious Issues

With the very effective Edward Tracy resigning as Sands China’s president and chief executive, the company needed a big man to fill his shoes. Last week, the Las Vegas Sands subsidiary went for the very More...

Cloud computing co Ravello Systems raises $28 million

  Ravello Systems Inc. has closed a third round of funding of $28 million bringing the total capital raised to date to $54 million. The funding round was led by Qualcomm Inc. venture investment group Qualcomm More...

Jewish Business News On Sunday, January 18th, 2015

Israel’s MediSafe raises $6 Million, Moves Headquarters to Boston

Israeli start up MediSafe, which offers a cloud-synced mobile medication management system, has raised $6 million in a Series A round led by Pitango Venture Capital. Others participating in the round include More...

Tzahi Hoffman On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Public transport app co Moovit raises $50 million

The financing round led by Nokia Growth Partners will enable the Israeli company to expand its worldwide community.     Public transport app company Moovit today announced that it has closed $50 million More...

Gali Weinreb On Sunday, January 11th, 2015

ADHD treatment co Alcobra raises $26 million on Nasdaq

– The company plans a second Phase III trial in the US for ADHD, drawing lessons from the previous Phase III trial.   Alcobra Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: ADHD), which is developing a drug for More...

Roy Goldenberg On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

New Israeli VC Funds Raise $825 Million in 6 Months

2015 is shaping up to be a great year for investments in Israeli start-ups. This can be seen from the fact that in the past few months leading Israeli venture capital firms have closed new financing. These funds More...

Eli Horn On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Nontraditional Lender OnDeck raises $200 million in IPO

Tech-enabled lender OnDeck Capital Inc. priced its initial public offering at $20 per share Tuesday night, it said, valuing the company at $1.32 billion as it prepared to trade on the New York Stock Exchange More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Researchers: Shed Post-Holidays Pounds Just by Breathing

Widespread misconceptions about losing weight led Ruben Meerman and Andrew Brown at the University of New South Wales to calculate how we “lose weight.” Human fat cells store triglyceride, which More...

Tali Tsipori On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Teddy Sagi raises £100 million in MarketTech London IPO

– The Israeli billionaire has successfully floated Camden Market at a company value of £750 million. –   Despite the volatility on world markets due to the Russian financial crisis, Teddy More...

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