Dwolla, a Des Moines, Iowa-based digital payments company, raised $6.9m in funding.
French investment firm Omnes Capital closed its Omnes Croissance 4 midcap fund at €210m.
Grayscale Investments, LLC, a New York City-based wholly-owned subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, Inc., has filed for a $500m IPO for the Bitcoin Investment Trust.
Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) plans to invest more than $100m over the next five years in the retail industry.
NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation), a New York-based provider of alternative dispute resolution services, raised a growth equity investment from private investment firm Sageview Capital.
QOS Energy, a Nantes, France-based renewable energy management platform, raised €3m in funding.
BitSensor, an Eindhoven, The Netherlands-based web application security cybersecurity startup, secured €400k in funding.
ID DataWeb, a Washington, CD-based dynamic identity verification company, raised $3m in funding.
Mithril Capital Management, a San Francisco, CA-based global investment firm that provides capital to growth companies, closed its second fund, at $740m.
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The Players’ Tribune, a NYC-based premium athlete-generated content platform, raised $40m in Series C funding.
HTC Vive, the virtual reality system developed by HTC, is pledging $10M in funding to develop VR applications that drive positive impact in support of United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Osage University Partners, a Bala Cynwyd, PA-based venture capital fund that invests in university startups, promoted John Lee to Principal.
Fig, a San Francisco, CA-based gaming crowdfunding platform, raised $7.84m in Series A funding.
Faradion, a Sheffield, UK-based low-cost battery material developer, raised £3.2m in Series B funding.