investment Archives - Philly


Jan. 20, 2020 12:43 pm

Philadelphia prayed for a tech unicorn with a household name. Now what?

goPuff, the Callowhill-based on-demand delivery startup, reportedly got a $750 million investment from SoftBank. It may be the first billion-dollar company from Philly you've actually heard of. Here's why that matters.

Jan. 19, 2020 9:03 pm

Here’s what we know about goPuff’s reported $750M SoftBank investment

The deal with the WeWork-boosting Japanese conglomerate could reshape Philadelphia's business landscape.

Jan. 16, 2020 7:19 am

When it comes to diversity, Vanguard puts its money where its mouth is

In-house resource groups and participation at the Grace Hopper Celebration are just two ways the investment firm is building a culture of inclusivity.

Dec. 5, 2019 7:05 am

Say ‘Ahoy’ to the technical opportunities at Vanguard

There are plenty of innovative jobs in the investment firm’s growing tech department.

Nov. 27, 2019 9:21 am

Introducing ‘Off the Sidelines,’ a new podcast series about startup investing partnered with Project Entrepreneur, a program by UBS, for the 10-episode pilot season.

Jun. 24, 2019 7:41 am

How Macquarie blends tech-fueled financial services with global opportunity

Visit the global firm’s new culture page to learn more.

Oct. 18, 2018 8:18 am

Funding news about Young Alfred Inc.

The documents were filed with the SEC on Oct. 17.

Oct. 1, 2018 1:07 pm

Medtech startup Proscia raises $8.3 million for hiring push

The Center City company has a team of 20 and plans to triple in size.

Sep. 17, 2018 9:37 am

Virion Therapeutics raises $4M to continue work on cancer, viral infection treatments

The Philly company, a spinout of the Wistar Institute, got backing from Robin Hood Ventures, Keiretsu Forum and Mid-Atlantic Bio Angels Group.

Aug. 28, 2018 1:19 pm

Backed by $5M Series A, Conshy-based logistics company plans big hiring push

Comcast Ventures and Osage Venture Partners pumped millions into DrayNow.

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