GitLab startup of Kharkov citizen (Ukraine) Dmitriy Zaporozhets raised $1,5 mln
Opensource start-up GitLab with Ukrainian origins, which is considered to be the main competitor of GitHub for a corporative sector, raised $1,5 mln of seed investments
Startup Flipagram raised $70M from Sequoia, KPCB, and Index
Social video and slideshow sharing app Flipagram today announced it’s raised a hefty $70 million round from heavy hitters Sequoia, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and Index Ventures.
American BlackRock fund took up Luxoft shares
American BlackRock fund took up Luxoft shares equal to 6% for $130 mln
Project UA50 selects Ukrainian start-ups for their promotion in USA
Successful Ukrainian IT-emigrants in Silicon Valley will help Ukrainian start-ups
US venture capital funds raised $ 10.3 billion in the second quarter
It was the most successful quarter since late 2007
Coursmos start-up attracts $3 mln
Coursmos will use the raised funds for entry into the international market
Uber has raised $5.5B - nearly as much as all other US on-demand startups combined
Uber completely dwarfs the rest of the pack competing for a piece of the on-demand economy.
Baidu to invest $3.2 billion in its group-buying service Nuomi
China’s Baidu, the company best known for its dominant search engine, said today that it will invest more than $3 billion in its online-to-offline businesses over the next three years.
Chrome River Raises $100 Million from Great Hill Partners
Chrome River develops software to monitor corporations employee expenses
MakeTime raises $2.65 million in series A funding
Almaz Capital with the participation of Kentucky Science & Technology Corporation (KSTC) invested in startup MakeTime $2.65 million in series A funding
The first anniversary of UAngel - Ukarainian business-angels association
On June 26 2015 business angels association of Ukraine celebrated the first year since the moment of its establishing.
Amazon launched $100m startup fund Alexa
The largest Internet giant Amazon launched Alexa fund, that will focus on artificial intelligence startups and intelligent devices with the ability to speak as people
The most mysterious startup Palantir was estimated at $ 20 billion
The secretive data-processing company is raising up to $500 million in a previously undisclosed round of funding. The round makes it the third most valuable startup in the United States.
Uber raised $10 bln from Chinese investors before its IPO
These figures show that Uber upstaged Google and Facebook
Sense.ly Raised $2.2 Million in Round A Funding from Launchpad Digital Health, Fenox Venture Capital and Ukrainian TA Venture
Sense.ly, the virtual nurse platform for patient engagement and chronic disease monitoring announced at the Digital Health Summer Summit today that it has raised $2.2 million in a Series A round ...
Odessa welcomed Seed Forum conference for the first time
June 15, 2015 - Seed Forum international fund and iHUB network of innovation and entrepreneurship centers with the support from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs held Seed Forum Odessa 2015
Concepter started a crowdfunding company priced at $70 thous
A day after Kickstarter project was set up it raised more than $43,6 thous
Spotify raised $526 million investments
Swedish streaming service Spotify raised $526 million investments from 13 private foundations
"Co-working - open office EVOLUTION" started in Ternopol
Through the cooperative efforts "Co-working - open office EVOLUTION" was opened on June 12, 2015 in Ternopol.