LionBird adds strategic digital health LP for its third fund

October, 2021
Source: LionBird

LionBird adds strategic digital health LP for its third fund

Company announces TELUS Ventures as investor in LionBird III TEL AVIV – October 18, 2021 – LionBird, a venture capital firm based in Tel Aviv and Chicago, investing in pre-scale digital health companies, today announced TELUS Ventures as a strategic limited partner in its third fund, LionBird III. “We’re looking forward to leveraging TELUS Ventures’ strong […]

TytoCare raises an additional $50M for its oversubscribed Series D round

March, 2021
Source: MobiHealthNews

TytoCare raises an additional $50M for its oversubscribed Series D round

TytoCare, a telehealth platform and remote care device maker, has added another $50 million to its Series D funding round, bringing the oversubscribed round to a total of $100 million. The Israeli startup raised the first $50 million in April 2020 in a round led by Insight Partners, which led this extension as well. New investors […]

FundGuard raises $12 million to help manage assets with AI

February, 2021
Source: VentureBeat

FundGuard raises $12 million to help manage assets with AI

FundGuard, an AI-powered software-as-a-service investment management platform, today announced that it closed a $12 million funding round. The investment will spur product development to support existing partnerships, FundGuard says, in addition to helping to meet demand from alternative funds and insurers. AI is increasingly being used to manage assets toward the goal of maximizing returns […]

The CEO of legal tech firm LawGeex — which helps automate contract review — lays outs how its new AI patent could turbocharge demand

February, 2021
Source: Business Insider

The CEO of legal tech firm LawGeex — which helps automate contract review — lays outs how its new AI patent could turbocharge demand

LawGeex, a startup that automates the contract review process, has patented its artificial intelligence technology — a milestone that signals growing comfort with machine learning in law and could accelerate growth for the business. The AI analyzes documents based on the contract’s context with “the mind of a human lawyer,” according to Noory Bechor, the […]

Rhino Health emerges from stealth to bring hospital data to federated learning

February, 2021
Source: VentureBeat

Rhino Health emerges from stealth to bring hospital data to federated learning

Rhino Health, a startup leveraging federated learning to connect hospitals and AI developers, today emerged from stealth with $5 million. The company says it will use the funds to further develop its platform, which provides access to distributed datasets from a diverse group of patients. Read more…

FDA Approves Theranica’s Nerivio® for Acute Treatment of Migraine in Adolescents

January, 2021
Source: Yahoo! Finance

FDA Approves Theranica’s Nerivio® for Acute Treatment of Migraine in Adolescents

The Prescribed Wearable Device is Now indicated for Patients 12 Years Old and Above NETANYA, Israel and MONTCLAIR, N.J., Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Theranica, a prescribed digital therapeutics (PDT) company developing advanced electroceuticals for migraine and other pain conditions, today announced that its Nerivio® therapeutic device has received the Food and Drug Administration clearance […]

Fundbox CEO On Landing Growth Capital, And Fixing The Net Terms Economy

May, 2020
Source: PYMNTS

Fundbox CEO On Landing Growth Capital, And Fixing The Net Terms Economy

The U.S. economy is reopening bit by bit, and consumer-facing Main Street small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) wait with bated breath to see if top lines and cash flows will return. Stimulus payments have helped, perhaps just a bit, but looking beyond the pandemic, SMBs operating in the B2B space must confront the challenge of […]

LawGeex Raises $20 Million, Underscoring Contract Tech’s Resilience in COVID-19 Economy

May, 2020
Source: Law.com

LawGeex Raises $20 Million, Underscoring Contract Tech’s Resilience in COVID-19 Economy

LawGeex intends on using the capital raised to grow its sales and customer success teams while eyeing a push into other English-speaking territories. Artificial intelligence contract review platform LawGeex announced Tuesday that it had closed a $20 million financing round led by Corner Ventures with participation from La Maison and preexisting investor Aleph. The news underscores […]

Pentagon backs tech firm’s push to identify COVID-19 infections with body-worn sensors

May, 2020
Source: ABC News

Pentagon backs tech firm’s push to identify COVID-19 infections with body-worn sensors

The effort comes as experts worry about a “second wave” of the pandemic. The Pentagon is working with a prominent technology company to use body-worn sensors to identify Americans infected with the novel coronavirus even before symptoms start to appear. The nascent project, funded by the Defense Health Agency and organized by the Henry M. Jackson Foundation (HJF), also hopes […]