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Biotech is big winner at the tenth anniversary of TOP 100 Swiss Startup Award

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Dutch VC BioGeneration Ventures closes €105 million fund for early-stage biotech startups in Europe

BioGeneration Ventures (BGV), an early-stage VC in European biotech, has closed its fourth fund at €105 million, bringing the Dutch firm’s total assets under management above €220 million. Investors in BGV IV include Bristol Myers Squibb, Schroder Adveq, the European Investment Fund, Industriens Pension and KfW Capital.  The Naarden-based VC aims to build new companies […]


London-based Lifebit Biotech clinches $7.5 million Series A for genomic data analytics platform

Lifebit Biotech, a London-based big data processor for medical research, has raised $7.5 million (£6 million) in Series A funding to fuel ongoing product development and international expansion. The round was led by Idinvest Partners, with participation from previous investors Pentech Ventures, Beacon Capital and Connect Ventures. In a press release, the company cited that […]


London’s IoT startup floLIVE gets $21.5 million to help enterprise stay connected and compliant

FloLIVE, a London-based startup working on internet-of-things connectivity, has raised a $21.5 million Series B round led by 83North, with participation from Dell Technologies Capital, Saban Ventures and Qualcomm Ventures. Founded in 2015, floLIVE has built its “Connectivity Management Platform,” which consists of core networks that are distributed around the world but centralised and managed […]