RALEIGH …The venture capital market remains quiet in South Carolina.

Argolyn Bioscience closed on $975,000 in financing on Sept. 4, the first venture deal in the state since June.

Here’s LTW’s exclusive list of South Carolina venture deals, ranked according to the size of the investment:

Company; Sector; Amount (Round):

1. New South Communications, Greenville, S.C.; Telecommunications; $63.5 million (NA)

Investors: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, M/C Ventures, Quadrangle Group, Vaxa Corporate Partners and Wachovia Partners

2. InsLogic Holding, Columbia, S.C.; IT services; $1.1 million (7th)

Investors: Warburg Pincus

3. Unitrends Software, Myrtle Beach; Software; $1 million (1st)

Investors: Trelys Ventures

4. Argolyn Bioscience, Mount Pleasant; Biotech; $975,000 (1st)
Investor:
Stanley Medical Research Institute.

5. Navigational Sciences, Charleston; IT services; NA (1st)

Investors: Individuals