Jerusalem/Singapore– November 28, 2016 – OurCrowd, a global leader in equity crowdfunding, announced today that it has opened an office in Singapore, its seventh worldwide, to serve the growing community of Asian investors interested in funding early stage high-growth companies. It has appointed Denes Ban, a successful entrepreneur and technology executive, as Managing Partner Asia and […]
Jerusalem – November 1, 2016 – OurCrowd, a global leader in equity crowdfunding announced today that it has launched Israel’s first exclusively focused digital health fund: OurCrowd Qure. The fund will focus on Seed and Series A rounds investing in innovative digital health startups. This is OurCrowd’s first sector fund dedicated to the rapidly developing digital […]
Jerusalem, Israel, October 27, 2016 – OurCrowd, the world’s leading equity crowdfunding platform, has announced that Alec Ellison, former Vice Chairman of Jefferies, LLC, and Chairman of the Technology Investment Banking group, has joined the OurCrowd Advisory Board. Prior to Jefferies, Ellison was President of Broadview International (which Jefferies acquired). He began his banking career at Morgan […]
Jerusalem, September 21, 2016 – OurCrowd, the global equity crowdfunding leader announced today the closing of $72 million in Series C funding. Participants in this latest round include financial institutions, family offices, and private investors from five continents. Read more here.
Singapore / New York / Jerusalem, 17 August 2016 – United Overseas Bank (UOB) is deepening its commitment to helping startups grow into sustainable businesses by training its commercial bankers to provide clients with the most up-to-date information on alternative funding channels beyond traditional financing. More than 100 of its bankers have been trained so far. Read […]
Jerusalem, June 29, 2016 – OurCrowd, a leading global crowdfunding VC, announces the Israeli launch of Radicle, an accelerator fund dedicated to growing early stage agricultural technology startups into proven industry leaders. The fund is launched in partnership with Finistere Ventures, Cloud Break Advisors, and an alliance of top agricultural industry leaders, including Bayer and DuPont. Radicle aims […]
Jerusalem, June 27, 2016 – OurCrowd, a leading global VC equity crowdfunding platform, is pleased to announce today the opening of its Herzliya office, providing an on the ground presence in one of the world’s most exciting startup and tech clusters. Read more here.
Jerusalem/San Jose, May 11, 2016 – OurCrowd, announces a significant expansion of its leading global equity crowdfunding platform with its new social investor app today at FinovateSpring 2016 in San Jose, with a demo alongside some of the world’s top Fintech startups. OurCrowd’s new app gives investors the ability to make informed investment decisions ranging from $10,000 to $10M right […]
Jerusalem, Israel —April 7, 2016— Sweetch Health, which has developed a “digital vaccine” for diabetes, has raised $3.5 million in a Series A round led by Philips, a leading health technology company, and OurCrowd, a leading equity crowdfunding platform. Participation from prior investors also included Pontifax L.P. and Lionbird L.P. Read more here.
Singapore/Jerusalem, March 3, 2016 – United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) today announced Asia’s first strategic partnership with a leading global equity crowdfunding platform, OurCrowd. It pairs the Bank’s strengths and depth of experience in serving entrepreneurs as well as small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) across the region with OurCrowd’s expertise in investing in some of the […]