Tag: investment

Spire Secures Investment From Francisco Partners; Peter Platzer QuotedFinancial Reports

Spire Secures Investment From Francisco Partners; Peter Platzer Quoted

Spire Global, a space-based data and analytics provider, will receive a convertible term loan worth $70 million from global investment
Nikon Buys Majority Stake in Additive Manufacturing Company Morf3DM&A Activity

Nikon Buys Majority Stake in Additive Manufacturing Company Morf3D

Nikon has purchased a majority stake in additive manufacturing company Morf3D for an undisclosed sum as part of efforts to
DARPA Teams Up With IQT to Expand Embedded Entrepreneurship Initiative; Kacy Gerst QuotedNews

DARPA Teams Up With IQT to Expand Embedded Entrepreneurship Initiative; Kacy Gerst Quoted

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and In-Q-Tel, the intelligence community’s investment arm, will collaborate to help 150 research teams
Michael Dell’s MSD Acquisition SPAC to Go Public to Raise $575MM&A Activity

Michael Dell’s MSD Acquisition SPAC to Go Public to Raise $575M

Michael Dell, chairman and CEO of Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL), has formed a special purpose acquisition company – MSD Acquisition
Former NASA Chief Jim Bridenstine Named Acorn Growth Companies Senior AdviserExecutive Moves

Former NASA Chief Jim Bridenstine Named Acorn Growth Companies Senior Adviser

Jim Bridenstine, former administrator of NASA and a previous Wash100 awardee, has joined Acorn Growth Companies, an Oklahoma City-based private
Civic Engagement Platform Provider Granicus Gets Investment From Harvest, Vista Equity Partners; Mark Hynes QuotedNews

Civic Engagement Platform Provider Granicus Gets Investment From Harvest, Vista Equity Partners; Mark Hynes Quoted

Granicus, a cloud-based citizen engagement technology and services provider headquartered in Denver, has received a joint investment from Harvest Partners…
Nasdaq Responds to Executive Order With Plans to Delete Shares of Four Chinese Companies From IndexesFinancial Reports

Nasdaq Responds to Executive Order With Plans to Delete Shares of Four Chinese Companies From Indexes

Nasdaq will move to pull out shares of four Chinese companies from the stock exchange's indexes on Dec. 21 to…
DataRobot Secures Investments, Partners With Snowflake, HPE, Salesforce; Dan Wright QuotedNews

DataRobot Secures Investments, Partners With Snowflake, HPE, Salesforce; Dan Wright Quoted

Boston-based enterprise artificial intelligence company DataRobot has received an investment from and expanded its partnership with cloud-based data warehousing company…
FireEye Announces $400M Blackstone-Led Strategic Investment, Buys Respond Software in $186M Cash-and-Stock DealM&A Activity

FireEye Announces $400M Blackstone-Led Strategic Investment, Buys Respond Software in $186M Cash-and-Stock Deal

FireEye (Nasdaq: FEYE) announced that it will receive a strategic investment worth $400M from investment firm Blackstone and venture capital…
Mitre Recommends Gov’t Actions to Drive US Commercial GEOINT MarketNews

Mitre Recommends Gov’t Actions to Drive US Commercial GEOINT Market

A new Mitre study has recommended four measures the U.S. government should take to help maintain the competitive edge of…