Posts tagged “Venture & Innovation”

Updated April 24, 2007

Premium Lock CED’s 24th Venture Conference Gathers Biggest Field to Date

 More than 250 investors are set to see presentations from more than 50 companies from across southeast and Pennsylvania.

Updated April 24, 2007

Premium Lock Triangle Venture Deal$ Make Big Comeback in First Quarter

6th Sense CEO Greg Burnell, left, talks with IBM's Dave Sink. 6th Sense was among 11 firms making VC deals in Q1. $202M in 11 investments produces best VC action since bubble burst, new VentureOne E&Y figures show.

Updated April 23, 2007

Premium Lock Venture Financing Surges to Nearly $7B in First Quarter

venture Healthcare investments set a quarterly record at $2.88 billion, VentureOne and E&Y report.

April 20, 2007

Premium Lock Argos Therapeutics Secures $5M in Debt Financing for Clinical Trials

argos Durham company recently launched trial for HIV immunotherapy after receiving $21M grant. Two other trials also underway.

April 17, 2007

Premium Lock Pension Plans Contribute Bigger Share to Private Equity, Survey Shows

vc Report from Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst shows big jump from 2005 to 26.6% of equity raised.

Updated April 17, 2007

Premium Lock Venture Funds Off to Slow Start in Raising New Capital in ‘07

vc Fifty-six funds raised $4.9B in first quarter. That’s lowest Q1 amount since 2004.

April 16, 2007

Premium Lock Semiconductor Startup Semprius Lands $4.1M in Financing

 Intersouth co-leads round along with ARCH Venture Partners. Semprius, which is based in Durham, could revolutionize semiconductor manufacturing.

April 16, 2007

Premium Lock INTENT MediaWorks Lands $10M in New Financing

 Atlanta-based firm provides technology for delivery of licensed digital content. Investors include Bertlesmann Digital Media.

Updated April 13, 2007

Premium Lock Accunetix Takes Home Student Business Team Honors in Five Ventures

 Update: Group of Duke students looks to commercialize diagnostic technology. Kiyatec tops overall competition.

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