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Scener Receives $2.1M in Seed Funding

Scener, a watch-together streaming service, received $2.1 million in seed funding round led by Seattle-based SeaChange. The platform's co-viewing movie and television...
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Twilio Acquires Customer Data Startup Segment for $3.2 Billion

Twilio Inc., a customer communications platform provider, has announced it will acquire Customer Data Platform (CDP) startup Segment Inc. Twilio acquired the...

E-rated Gaming Platform Roblox Begins IPO Filing

Online gaming platform, Roblox is in the process of filing an IPO. Although the company declined to comment, it disclosed in a...

The Future of IPOs Seems Bright for Life Sciences

In the current IPOs market environment, recently started biotech companies have found it challenging to get funding for research within Europe. However,...
Crowdfunding Seedrs Crowdcube

Equity Crowdfunding Platforms Crowdcube and Seedrs Agree to Merge

Crowdcube Capital Ltd (Crowdcube) and Seedrs Limited (Seedrs), two of the leading equity crowdfunding platforms in the UK, announced that they have...

Lark Health Closes $55 Million Series C Funding

On October 8th, 2020, Lark Health managed to raise $55 million in its Series C funding round. From its website, its leading...

ChargePoint to Close $2.4M Merger

Electric-vehicle-recharging company, ChargePoint recently announced a $2.4 million merger with SwitchBack Energy. SwitchBack, a special-purpose-acquisition company based in Dallas, has shares up...

Tend Secures $37M in Series B Funding

Tend, a New York-based dental health clinic, has secured $37 million in series B funding. Launched last October, Tend prioritizes the ...
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NEC Acquires Leading Swiss FinTech Company Avaloq for $2.2 Billion

This week, Japanese IT and electronics company NEC Corporation announced it will acquire Avaloq Group AG (Avaloq), a Swiss financial software company....

Lucid Scientific Raises $3M in Seed Funding

Life-science tools company, Lucid Scientific, recently raised $3 million in seed funding. The Atlanta-based company, founded in 2012 by Georgia Tech graduates...

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New Chapter 11 Filings, Disclosures: October 12 – October 16, 2020

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Wells Fargo Fires Over 100 Employees for Coronavirus Relief Fraud

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BlackRock Invests in UK Electric Vehicle Startup, Arrival

US funds manager BlackRock Inc. has invested $118 million in electric vehicle startup Arrival Ltd. The investment is the most Arrival has...

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New Chapter 11 Filings, Disclosures: September 14 – September 18, 2020

At least three major companies have either filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy protection or defaulted on loans during the week of September...

Lorenz Corp. Files for Bankruptcy After 130 Years

Lorenz Corp., a producer and distributor of sheet music, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on August 19 in the Southern District...

Ant Group’s IPO Set to be One of the Biggest in History

On August 25, China-based finance platform Ant Group filed for what would be one of the biggest IPOs in history.

MUJI U.S.A Closes All Stores Following Bankruptcy Filing

The popular Japanese minimalist lifestyle brand MUJI U.S.A has declared bankruptcy on Friday, July 10. Despite being headquartered in Japan, the Chapter...
Wells Fargo Online-Only Banking

Banks Weigh Benefits of Online-Only Banking Apps Targeted to Millennials

Wells Fargo & company (WFC) is no longer accepting new users for its online-only banking app, Greenhouse. The app, aimed at younger...