iwoca, a London, UK-based SME lending platform, raised $20m in Series B equity financing.
Tutored, a Rome, Italy-based tutoring platform for university students, raised €400k in seed funding.
Kopjra, a Bologna, Italy-based startup which specializes in legal, IP and privacy defense technologies, raised €150k in funding.
Reward Gateway, a London, UK-based employee engagement platform, received a £140m investment.
Pritzker Group Private Capital acquired Chicago-based PLZ Aeroscience, a North American specialty aerosol product manufacturer, from Olympus Partners. Pritzker Group Private Capital is investing alongside the PLZ management team, which will remain a significant shareholder, continue to lead the company and serve on its board of directors. The amount of the deal was not disclosed. […]
TripFactory.com, a Bangalore, India-based online holiday store, secured an undisclosed amount of Series A funding.
Integral Ad Science, a New York-based provider of solutions to quantify digital media quality, raised $67m in funding.
Blue Rock Ventures, LLC, a Dallas, Texas-based private equity company, launched.
Light, a Palo Alto, CA-based tech photography company, raised $25m in series B financing.
Fuisz Media, a Santa Monica, California-based interactive video company, closed $10m Series A funding.
The Sofia Fund, a Minneapolis-based fund which invests in women-led, growth companies, closed its second vehicle at $5.5M.
CarSpring, a London, UK-based online marketplace for pre-owned cars, raised €3m in Series B funding.
Vaniday, a Berlin, Germany-based beauty and wellness company, raised €15m in its first funding round.
Boulder, CO-based venture capital firm Foundry Group closed its fifth fund, at $225m.
Oxford BioTherapeutics, an Oxon, UK-based clinical stage biotechnology company, received a $10m term loan from Silicon Valley Bank.