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Paladin Capital Group, a DC-based private equity firm, has increased its investment in Silicon Valley-based ThreatStream, developer of a web-based cyber security threat intelligence platform, as part of that company's new $22 million second round.
ThreatStream™, the provider of a threat intelligence platform that identifies cyber threats and facilitates trusted threat sharing, today announced that it has raised $22 million in series B funding led by General Catalyst Partners, with significant investment by new investors Institutional Venture Partners and previous investors Google Ventures and Paladin Capital Group.
Wellington Financial LP, a privately-held specialty finance firm, announced a new $10 million venture debt financing for a leading provider of advertising planning and sales solutions to the media industry.
Apellis Pharmaceuticals Inc. a leading biotechnology company applying immunotherapy to autoimmune disease today announced that it has completed a $33M private placement of its Series C Preferred Stock.
Enlightenment Capital, an aerospace, defense, and government-focused investment firm based in the Washington, DC area, announced that it has made a strategic investment in The Diplomat Group, a leading provider of global multimodal logistics, transportation services, commercial and government construction services, program management, facilities operations and maintenance, and base operations support.
Square 1 Bank, the premier banking partner to entrepreneurs and the venture capital community, today announced that it has provided a $5 million debt facility to new client Viveve, Inc., a women's health company focused on treating the condition of vaginal laxity, which results from the over-stretching of tissue during childbirth, and which can result in a decrease in sexual function and physical sensation.
Genocea Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNCA) , a company developing T cell-directed vaccines and immunotherapies, today announced that it has entered into a loan and security agreement with Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. (NYSE:HTGC) for a term loan of up to $27.0 million.
CareLuLu, an online platform that allows parents to find and compare local preschools and child care programs, has raised $1.7 million in seed funding as it looks to expand outside of the D.C. market, according to TechCrunch.