Angel Investment Network’s Weekly Funding Roundup

Here’s a roundup of some of the recent seed-stage and angel deals from around the world:

  • Tackk, a web-based publishing platform focused on single use and disposable content, has secured a seed investment of $400,000
  • IIT Chennai-incubated rural BPO service provider DesiCrew Solution Pvt Ltd has raised Rs 7 crore in a Series B round of funding
  • Mumbai-based Tushky Events & Entertainment Pvt. Ltd which runs Tushky, an online activity marketplace, has raised Rs 35 lakh angel funding
  • Aurus Network Infotech, a cloud-based SaaS solutions company for lecture capturing and publishing, has raised angel funding
  • Spreecast, the social video platform that brings people together for conversation, has secured $7M Series A funding
  • Babelverse, an application for real-time voice translation powered by a global community of human interpreters, has raised seed funding
  • Dauphin Health, the startup behind the free app pingmd which connects parents with their children’s doctors, has raised $1.33M funding
  • Blue River Technology, a pioneer in the use of computer vision and robotics for agriculture, has raised $3.1M Series A funding
  • Localytics, a Boston mobile analytics startup and 2009 TechStars Boston graduate, has raised $5.5M in Series B funding
  • RidePal, a company providing a turnkey commuter bus system for companies, has closed half a million in seed funding
  • SendmyBag, which helps air travellers travel light by providing a door-to-door luggage delivery service, scores £100K angel funding
  • VideoBlocks, the first subscription-based provider of unlimited royalty-free stock video & audio clips, has closed $10.5M Series A funding
  • Sōsh, the personal concierge and offline activity recommendation app, lands $4 million Series A funding
  • Mural.ly, developer of a platform designed to let users create murals of content, has raised seed funding led by Intel Capital
  • Mumbai-based traffic monitoring solutions provider Birds Eye Systems Pvt. Ltd has raised Rs 2 crore from Indian Angel Network
  • Inspire Commerce, which is working on a universal payment platform, has raised a $500,000 seed round from Axia and The Story Stock Exchange
  • Chalkable, an app store that helps teachers and parents search and purchase quality learning resources on the web, lands $1.3M seed funding
  • JustFamily, a mobile and web application purposefully designed to help families stay close, raises $1.25M seed funding
  • French peer-to-peer car rental startup Voiturelib lands $2.6M from Alven Capital, with ‘significant participation’ from Index Ventures
  • 42Floors, which is aiming to make office space rentals and commercial real estate listings easier to search, raises $5M Series A funding
  • Estimize, a site where users try to beat Wall Street analysts by predicting public company earnings, lands $1.2 million Series A funding
  • Work4 Labs, a San Francisco-based recruiting tool for Facebook, has raised $11 million Series A funding
  • Open Garden, which allows users to connect their phones, tablets & computers to share wireless data connections, raises $2M seed funding
  • Anyfi, which wants to turn any Wi-Fi access point into a virtual extension of mobile networks, lands $1.37M funding led by Industrifonden
  • Lighting manufacturer ArmadilloLED has secured £230k angel funding to kick start its growth plans for international markets

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