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:

  • GreenerU, a provider of energy efficiency and sustainability consulting services to college campuses, raises $1.7 million in venture capital
  • Insieve, an intelligent sharing network that understands what one shares (within your network) and recommends content, has secured funding
  • Practically Green, a web platform and mobile app that measures users’ sustainability, has raised $1 million seed funding led by CommonAngels
  • WalkMe, a B2B service for creating website tutorials, has raised $1 million in Series A funding from Mangrove Capital Partners
  • Pretzil, a platform that allows users to find apps suitable for them using social media and location information, lands angel funding
  • Beamit, a new international mobile payments service, has raised $2.4 million seed funding (with much coming from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos)
  • Micrima, who is developing a safe, low-cost system to improve the detection of breast cancer, has secured £900k funding
  • MindMixer, a platform that generates a broader audience and creates more effective community participation, has raised $1.9m seed funding
  • ThirdPresence, a cloud-based mobile video platform, has raised $800k seed funding from a group of senior executives and seasoned investors
  • LearnZillion, a platform that gives students, teachers & parents access to a video library of standards-based lessons, raises $2.4 million
  • SocialKaty, a startup that helps small- and medium-size businesses manage their social media, wins Series A funding from Lightbank
  • KeraFAST, which offers innovative tools and solutions for life science research, has closed Series A financing with FCA Venture Partners
  • Indian Angel Network has invested Rs. 2 crore angel funding in Birds Eye Systems, an intelligent traffic monitoring solutions venture
  • Social dating network, lands $1.2 million seed funding including Intel Capital, PlentyOfFish, CrunchFund & angel investos
  • RentStuff, a service that lets you rent out useful possessions to people nearby, has closed a $600,000 round of funding
  • BitRhymes, the gaming startup behind a bingo game with about 400,000 active daily users on Facebook, has raised $1 million in angel funding
  • Plastyc, provider of a prepaid debit card which says it exists to serve “the unbanked”, has completed a $2.27 million funding round
  • TransferWise, a money transfer start-up using a crowd-sourced model that lets users transfer foreign exchange, nabs $1.3 million funding
  • Threadflip, a social marketplace which allows you to buy and sell clothes as well as share styles, lands $1.6 million seed funding
  • Alt12 Apps, a San Francisco, California-based publisher of social health apps, has closed its $1.26m seed funding round
  • oncgnostics, a Jena, Germany-based developer of molecular cancer diagnostics, has raised seed funding from High-Tech Gründerfonds and STIFT
  • DealAngel, which uses pricing analytics to rank hotel offers by value rather than price alone, has secured seed funding Foresight Ventures

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