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Africa Apps Business Development Financial Services FinTech Insurance Mobile

MFS Africa leads $2.3M seed round in Ugandan fintech startup Numida

– Ugandan fintech startup Numida is announcing the close of its $2.3m seed round.
– The round was led by Africa-based VC firm Savannah Fund, and joined by other investors including 500 Startups, and angel investors including Y Combinator’s Adora Cheung, and others.
– Numida is tackling the challenge of financial inclusion in East Africa.
– The company offers a digital platform that enables semi-formal micro and small businesses to access credit.

North America Telecommunications

GiGstreem Receives $50M from Crestline Investors

– GiGstreem is a NYC-based in-building gigabit internet service provider.
– The company received $50m investment from Crestline Investors, Inc.
– The deal will support GiGstreem’s continued growth strategy in deploying its Ubiquitous WiFi platform to multifamily properties across major cities throughout the U.S.

Analytics Electronics North America Sensor Test and Measurement

Density Lands Additional $25M

– Density, the leader in business intelligence for the built environment, announced today that it added $25 million from existing investors, bringing the total capital raised to over $100 million.
– New capital will be used to accelerate growth and scale initiatives at the company.
– At the same time, the company announced the release of a new addition to its growing software suite, called Portfolio.

Europe Medical Device

Imageens Raises €1.2M in Seed Financing

– Imageens, a Paris, France-based medical Artificial Intelligence (AI) startup developing software solutions for the analysis of medical images, raised €1.2M in seed financing.
– The round was led by Anaxago, with participation from BADGE (Business Angels des Grandes Ecoles), COALESCENCE, and existing investors.

Asia Collaboration Developer Tools Mobile Mobile Apps

Nota Raises $5M in Series B Funding

– Nota, Inc. from Kyoto, Japan develops self-service support application Helpfeel, an instant FAQ B2B SaaS that enables high rates of self-service by customers and reduces support costs.
– The company raised $5M in Series B funding.
– The round was led by One Capital with participation from Salesforce Ventures, Hakuhodo DY Ventures, and Persol Process & Technology.

Analytics Asia Computer Vision E-Commerce Image Recognition Information Services Information Technology Real Time Retail Technology SaaS

Trax Secures $640 Million Funding Round Led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 and BlackRock to Transform Retail Through Digital Technologies

– Trax secured $640m in a Series E financing round.
– The round was led by Softbank Vision Fund 2 and technology-focused funds managed by existing investor BlackRock, Inc.
– New investors include OMERS, one of Canada’s largest defined benefit pension plans, and Sony Innovation Fund by IGV.
– Trax’s cloud platform is accelerating the digital transformation of consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies and grocery retailers by providing granular visibility of rapidly changing store conditions.
– Trax solutions enable users to make timely, data-driven decisions and implement immediate corrective actions.
– As a result, brands and retailers are accelerating growth, reducing costs, and driving awareness and purchase intent.
– Trax empowers its customers to provide the best shopping experiences imaginable.

Marketing North America Ticketing Travel

Bandwango raises $3.1M to power tourism- and experience-focused deals

– Bandwango, a startup that helps tourism bureaus sell deals, has raised $3.1m in funding.
– The funding was led by Next Frontier Capital and joined by Kickstart, Signal Peak Ventures, SaaS Ventures and Ocean Azul Partners.
– The company has built a platform called the Destination Experience Engine which is designed for “connecting businesses with communities.”
– The startup is currently focused on providing a white-label solution to its customers (rather than building a consumer deal destination of its own).

Computer Software North America

Next-Generation Social Platform Itsme Announces $15.175MM Series A Funding Led By Alexis Ohanian’s Seven Seven Six

– Next-generation social platform Itsme announced $15.175MM in Series A funding.
– The round was led by Alexis Ohanian’s Seven Seven Six with participation from Third Kind Ventures, Allen & Company, Scott Belsky and Adam Silverschotz.
– Itsme is centered on the creation of high fidelity, technologically advanced Avatars through which users meet, interact and grow friendships online with people all over the world.
– The app’s Avatar premise was created to make online conversations more expressive, comfortable and not dictated by physical appearance.
– Itsme originally launched in March 2020 and to date more than 4 million people have created Avatars and made lasting connections.

Children Education North America Therapeutics

Revibe Technologies, Maker of a Wearable Device Being Developed for ADHD and Autism, Secures Over $3 Million in Funding, Appoints CEO as Company Enters New Growth Phase

– Revibe has raised over $3m from Carolina Angel Network and other investors.
– Revibe is the maker of a wearable device being developed for ADHD and Autism.
– The device is the Revibe Connect smartwatch.
– The smartwatch uses an algorithm controlled by artificial intelligence to send vibration signals to the wearer reminding them to stay focused and achieve their best work independently.
– Revibe has been adopted by multiple school systems across the United States, including New York City, Denver, and Wake County, NC.

Collaboration Developer Tools Enterprise Software North America SaaS Software

Tasktop Raises $100M in Funding

– Tasktop is a Vancouver, BC-based value stream management (VSM) platform provider.
– Tasktop received $100m strategic investment from Sumeru Equity Partners.
– The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth and expand market leadership.
– Mik Kersten, Founder and CEO, remains at the helm of the company.

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