Category Archives: Private Placement

Venture Capital Busy Looking to the Future (Blurry in Once Case) While Rest of Economy Drags Along the Recent Past

Recent Filings Show Some Interesting VC and VC-like Activity RedShift Systems, a private company out of Massachusetts, raised $2.4 million of its $2.85 million Series B round.  This round was led by Technology Venture Partners for the expansion of its team … Continue reading

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Dish Network Blurs the Reception on Sprint’s Acquisition of Clearwire, Softbank’s Acquisition of Sprint

Dish Network’s (DISH) proposal to Clearwire Corp. (CLWR) makes life difficult for Sprint Nextel Corp. (S) The setup: Sprint owns about 50% of Clearwire.  Sprint wants the other 50% and they have agreed that Sprint will get it and the … Continue reading

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Stealth Mode Solar Film Maker Gets Some Private Funding. Cha-ching.

You know who else is in stealth mode? James Bond. Izar Solar, reportedly an Illinois-based maker of solar film in stealth mode, recently raised $1.5 million of a $3.5 million round of debt financing. It raised a $3.5 million equity … Continue reading

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