Tag: battery ventures

Joor raises $16 million to expand its online fashion marketplace

Joor, an online marketplace that connects fashion brands and retailers, has closed $16 million in series C funding as it looks to add more tools to its platform and expand operations in Asia. The round was led by Japanese conglomerate Itochu and included participation from existing investors Canaan Partners and Battery […]

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Belgian data governance startup Collibra raises $100 million and joins unicorn club

Data governance technology startup Collibra has raised $100 million and joined the ranks of tech unicorns. Founded in Belgium and now based in New York City, the company has raised a total of $233 million in venture capital. This latest round was led by CapitalG, Alphabet’s growth equity investment fund, but […]

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Siemens acquires low-code platform Mendix for $700M

Siemens, the giant German technology company, today announced that it has acquired Mendix, the popular low-code application development platform, for €0.6 billion (or about $700 million). Mendix, which was founded in the Netherlands but now has its headquarters in Boston, will continue to operate as usual and keep its name, but Siemens notes that it […]

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Cheq raises $5M for a proactive, AI-driven approach to safe ad placement

While brand safety and fraud prevention have been big topics in the online ad industry over the past couple years, Cheq CEO Guy Tytunovich argued that “first generation solutions for ad verification” aren’t good enough. The problem, Tytunovich said, is that existing products use sampling to alert advertisers to issues “after the fact.” Compare this […]

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