Calix Announces BEADCompliant Solutions for Broadband Infrastructure
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Calix Announces BEADCompliant Solutions for Broadband Infrastructure

Calix, Inc. has introduced a portfolio of fully compliant Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment (BEAD) solutions to assist broadband service providers (BSPs) in securing federal funding. The BEAD program, representing the largest funding initiative in U.S. broadband history, aims to support BSPs in building scalable, resilient, and secure networks that meet BEADs testing and performance…

Horizon Technology Finance Provides Portfolio Update for Q2 2024
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Horizon Technology Finance Provides Portfolio Update for Q2 2024

Horizon Technology Finance Corporation announced its portfolio update for the second quarter of 2024. During this period, Horizon funded new investments, received payoffs, and experienced liquidity events from its portfolio companies. One notable funding was a $5.0 million investment in a fulfillment and supply chain technology services company that optimizes logistics across various industries. The…

Sovereign’s Capital Closes Largest Venture Capital Fund with Over $60 Million Committed Capital
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Sovereign’s Capital Closes Largest Venture Capital Fund with Over $60 Million Committed Capital

Sovereign’s Capital, a diversified alternative asset manager dedicated to faithdriven investing, has closed its largest venture capital fund, Venture Capital Fund IV, LP, with over $60 million committed capital. The fund focuses on earlystage technology startups led by faithdriven entrepreneurs across the U.S. and Southeast Asia. The firm believes in investing in companies that deliver…

St. Louis Entrepreneur Receives $1M to Build Innovative Pharmacy After Walgreens Closings
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St. Louis Entrepreneur Receives $1M to Build Innovative Pharmacy After Walgreens Closings

Dr. Marcus Howard, a 31yearold St. Louis entrepreneur, received $1M funding to build GreaterHealth Pharmacy & Wellness, an innovative pharmacy addressing the impact of Walgreens closings in St. Louis. The pharmacy aims to combat pharmacy deserts by providing free delivery and telehealth services to residents, making care accessible from home. With 45,000 residents in St….

Integra Resources Corp. Receives Final Installment of Funding from Wheaton Precious Metals
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Integra Resources Corp. Receives Final Installment of Funding from Wheaton Precious Metals

Integra Resources Corp. has announced the receipt of the final cash installment of US$4.875 million from Wheaton Precious Metals as part of a royalty transaction involving the DeLamar Project in Idaho. The funding will be utilized for the continued development of the DeLamar Project, including activities to support a Feasibility Study and advance the National…

HTX Ventures Invests in Lombard to Enhance Bitcoin Liquidity
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HTX Ventures Invests in Lombard to Enhance Bitcoin Liquidity

HTX Ventures, the global investment arm of the cryptocurrency exchange HTX, has strategically invested in Lombard, a restaking protocol aiming to increase Bitcoin liquidity and ecosystem. Lombards restaking product is built on top of the Bitcoin staking protocol Babylon, allowing individuals to utilize Bitcoin to secure other proofofstake networks. The protocol aims to transform Bitcoin…

Ansira Partners Acquires BrandMuscle and SproutLoud, Strengthening Channel Partner Marketing Technology
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Ansira Partners Acquires BrandMuscle and SproutLoud, Strengthening Channel Partner Marketing Technology

Ansira Partners, Inc. announced the acquisition of BrandMuscle and SproutLoud, two leading channel partner marketing companies. The acquisitions aim to bring together best in class talent and platform technology into one entity, deepening their industry stronghold in the marketing technology sector. This strategic move will enhance their ability to serve a diverse range of client…

Zoi Capital Secures $200 Million Funding for Health AI Fund I
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Zoi Capital Secures $200 Million Funding for Health AI Fund I

Zoi Capital, a venture capital firm specializing in artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for healthcare, has successfully secured a funding round of $200 million for their Health AI Fund I. Led by Mayo Clinictrained cardiologist Dr. Ronald M. Razmi and Brian K. Beeler, former Executive VP and General Counsel of Horizon Therapeutics, Zoi Capital aims to…

Israel’s OurCrowd Selected to CoManage $80M KoreaIsrael Bilateral Investment Fund
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Israel’s OurCrowd Selected to CoManage $80M KoreaIsrael Bilateral Investment Fund

OurCrowd, Israel’s most active venture investor, has been chosen by the South Korean government to comanage an $80 million bilateral investment fund that will focus on investing in startups in both South Korea and Israel. The fund, named the NHOC Global Open Innovation fund, has a target of $80 million, with $48 million already secured…

Connexa Capital Closes $20 Million Fund for EarlyStage Tech Companies
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Connexa Capital Closes $20 Million Fund for EarlyStage Tech Companies

Miamibased venture capital firm, Connexa Capital, has successfully closed its debut venture capital fund, Connexa Capital Fund I, L.P., with over $20 million in commitments, surpassing its initial target. The Fund focuses on earlystage technology and software companies with strong fundamentals, led by exceptional entrepreneurs. Some of the current portfolio companies include FirmPilot, Proxima, Kickfin,…