In the last decade, more than $1 billion has been invested in the human genomics category. The top five most funded companies including 23andMe, Pathway Genomics, Counsyl, Helix and Color have each raised $50 million to $300 million in capital.
July 26th, 2017
Today B Capital announced we’ve backed Bright.md, a virtual medical assistant for primary care cofounded by Ray Costantini and Mark Swinth. We led the $8M Series B round with participation from existing investor, Seven Peaks Ventures.
July 17th, 2017
Bright.md is raising more cash for its tech-fueled virtual healthcare service that aims to improve care for patients and reduce healthcare costs for clinicians. The Portland-based startup today announced a $8 million Series B round led by B Capital Group...
July 17th, 2017
Banks have faced a difficult regulatory environment in the aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis. Since 2008, regulators in developed economies have levied over $321B in fines against banks, and banks are struggling to keep up with the over 50,000 regulatory changes that occur each year.
June 27th, 2017
In retail, excess inventory is not exactly anyone’s idea of good news since, according to Ronen Lazar, co-Founder and CEO of INTURN, done badly “it can cripple a brand’s equity and eat up its margins.”
June 15th, 2017
New capital will enable Evidation Health to further enhance platform capabilities that quantify real life patient outcomes at scale
April 27th, 2017
B Capital Group has added five new hires to its team. Joining the venture firm are Kabir Narang as investment officer; Virginia Schmitt as chief financial officer and chief administration officer; Chip Welsh as vice president of capital formation...
March 15th, 2017
B Capital Group Co-Founder and Partner Raj Ganguly says that the "relentless march forward of technology and innovation" won't be slowed by geopolitics.
February 28th, 2017
When we asked dozens of venture capitalists where they see the most potential for applied artificial intelligence, they unanimously agreed on health care. Technology has already been used to incrementally improve patient...
February 14th, 2017
Last week at the Upfront Ventures summit in Los Angeles, a number of locals excitedly speculated that Snap’s IPO could propel L.A.’s tech ecosystem above New York City’s as the #2 in the country. It pains me to say this as a New Yorker, but they had a point.
February 8th, 2017
Facebook Inc. co-founder Eduardo Saverin’s B Capital Group has led a new financing round for a Singapore-based online health insurance service that values the startup at $100 million.
February 7th, 2017
Mental health is a critical but commonly overlooked pillar of healthcare. In the United States alone, 62M individuals struggle with a mental health condition and $200 billion is spent on treatment each year.
January 25th, 2017
Every January, a sea of well-pressed suits descends on Union Square in San Francisco for the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, which is recognized as the healthcare industry’s leading venue for public and private investors to renew networks, meet companies and get deals done.
January 25th, 2017
Since day one of our partnership, we’ve embraced a global mindset. By that, we mean being deeply connected, engaged, and present in the global startup communities and ecosystems around the world where we've decided to invest in.
May 19th, 2016
Consider a vision of the travel experience in the not-too-distant future. Olivia, who is 28 and lives in Seattle, decides to add a few days of pleasure travel to a business trip to Sydney.
January 14th, 2016