Therachon, a Basel, Switzerland-clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on rare diseases, completed a $60m mezzanine financing.
Scandit, a Zurich, Switzerland-based enterprise technology platform for mobile computer vision, barcode scanning, and augmented reality, raised $30m in Series B funding.
Kandou Bus, S.A., a Lausanne, Switzerland-based provider of SerDes IP and chip solutions, completed a a $15M Series B funding.
Polares Medical, a Lausanne, Switzerland-based preclinical stage medical technology company focused on the development of a trans-catheter mitral valve hemi-replacement system to treat patients suffering from mitral regurgitation (MR), closed a $25m financing.
Allthings, a Basel, Switzerland- and Berlin, Germany-based PropTech company, closed a CHF13.7M Series A funding.
yamo, a Swiss startup that uses technology to produce fresh and natural organic baby food, raised a low seven-digit funding round.
NBE Therapeutics AG, a Basel, Switzerland-based biopharmaceutical company developing next-generation antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) for improved cancer therapy, raised a CHF20m extension of the Series B round.
Highland Europe, a European growth stage technology investor, closed its third fund in six years, raising €463m.
Inthera Bioscience AG, a Wädenswil, Switzerland-based pre-clinical stage oncology company targeting the inhibition of protein-protein interactions with innovative small molecule chemistry, secured the second €4.7m tranche of its Series A financing, bringing the total amount to €9.6m.
Blockchain Valley Ventures (BVV) is a newly launched accelerator and venture firm incubating, developing and investing in blockchain-enabled businesses. In conjunction with the start of operations, we interviewed Heinrich Zetlmayer, General Partner, to tell us a bit more about the initiative, its targets, how it works, and future plans.
InSphero, a Schlieren, Switzerland-based provider of 3D cell-based platforms for drug discovery and efficacy testing, raised $10m in funding.
Andrew Alliance S.A., a Geneva, Switzerland-based robotics company, raised $14m in Series C funding.
Verity Studios AG, a Zurich, Switzerland-based indoor drone technology platform, raised $18m in Series A funding.
Ava, a Zurich, Switzerland- and San Francisco, CA-based maker of a cycle tracking bracelet, raised $30m in Series B funding.
BRD, a Zurich (Switzerland)-based secure bitcoin and cryptocurrency mobile wallet, raised $32m in funding.