June 2, 2020
By Jayne Gest
Volkswagen AG’s investment in Argo AI has closed, which solidifies the Pittsburgh-headquartered business’s capital position and differentiates it as the only self-driving technology platform company with partnerships and commercial agreements, via Ford and Volkswagen, for deployment across the U.S. and Europe.
May 21, 2020
With early stage investing, it’s not about hitting every single time in order to have a successful fund, says Jay Katarincic, managing director of venture capital firm Draper Triangle. That's because it's often more art than science.
May 20, 2020
While deals are still getting done, many have been pushed backed. However, we likely won't know until summer whether those delayed transactions come back to life, says Babst Calland's Chris Farmakis.
May 4, 2020
A Royal Dutch Shell plc subsidiary has agreed to sell its Appalachia shale gas position for $541 million to National Fuel Gas Co. The transaction includes approximately 450,000 net leasehold acres across Pennsylvania, with approximately 350 producing Marcellus and Utica wells in Tioga County and associated facilities.
April 24, 2020
Jake Loosararian turned down an offer for Gecko Robotics in 2015 and stuck with the principles of why he started the company. He shares how that decision has paid off.
March 25, 2020
Seegrid Corp. recently raised $25 million of venture funding in a deal led by G2VP, PitchBook reports. The company intends to use the funds to accelerate new product introductions, as well as support growth and hiring plans.
March 18, 2020
The more time you spend selecting the right acquisition and utilizing a thorough diligence process, the more likely you are to get better returns down the line, says Mastech Digital President and CEO Vivek Gupta. Based on his past experience, he provides advice for other buyers.
March 17, 2020
RoadRunner Recycling has raised a $28.6 million Series C financing round. The round was co-led by e.ventures and Greycroft, with additional participation from Franklin Templeton and existing investors, Adams Capital Management in Pittsburgh and FJ Labs.