Deals That Closed – Venture Capital 8/24/2015


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AgBiome, a Durham, N.C.-based developer of agricultural products to improve crop productivity, has raised $34.5 million in Series B funding. New investors include The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The University of Texas Investment Management Co., Pontifax Global Food and Agriculture Technology Fund. Return backers include Polaris Partners, ARCH Venture Partners, Harris & Harris Group, Innotech Advisers, Monsanto Growth Ventures and Syngenta Ventures.www.agbiome.com

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Avegant, an Ann Arbor, Mich.-based developer of a “vivid reality near-eye display,” has raised $24 million in Series B funding. Lian Luo led the round, and was joined by The Bunting Family Fund and return backers Intel Capital and NHN Investment. www.avegant.com

DaPulse, an Israeli provider of SaaS project management solutions, has raised $2.6 million in the first close of its Series A round from Genesis Partners and Entree Capitalwww.dapulse.com

Everything But The House, a Cincinnati-based, has raised $30 million in Series B funding. Greenspring Associates led the round, and was joined by return backers Greycroft Partners and Spark Capital.

Get Smart Content, an Austin, Texas-based multi-channel personalization platform, has raised $3.5 million in new VC funding. Origin Ventures led the round, and was joined by return backers Chicago Ventures and Virgo Capital.www.getsmartcontent.com

Mirantis, a Mountain View, Calif.-based provider of OpenStack solutions, has raised $100 million in new VC funding. Intel Capital led the round, and was joined by Goldman Sachs and return backers August Capital, Insight Venture Partners, Ericsson, Sapphire Ventures and West Summit Capital.

Reelio, a New York-based influencer marketing platform, has raised $5 million in Series A funding. Existing investors include Philipp Schindler, Lorne Michaels and Jason Glickman. www.reelio.com

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