Who is Investing in Traveltech and What Company Raised $40 Million?

CTech Daily Roundup: Gigi Levy-Weiss spoke to CTech about what the coronavirus means for VCs and investors

CTech 23:4913.05.20

Right now just might be the best time to invest in traveltech, says NFX founder. Gigi Levy-Weiss spoke to CTech about what the coronavirus means for VCs and investors. Watch video


Website accessibility startup AccessiBe raises $12 million. AccessiBe develops an artificial intelligence tool for automating the process of making websites accessible to people with visual, hearing, and motor impairments. Read more


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Cybersecurity company Semperis raises $40 million in Series B funding round. Insight Partners led the round that brings the company’s total funding raised to $54 million. Read more


Face recognition startup AnyVision continues layoff spree. The layoffs follow Microsoft's investment arm M12's divestment of its stake in the company in March. Read more


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Sharp rise in network traffic volume boosts Allot revenue. Israel-based Allot, which provides network intelligence and security solutions to service providers worldwide, announces 15.4% increase in revenue in the first quarter of 2020. Read more


Innovation Authority invites Israeli companies to participate in pilot with world-leading medical centers. The IIA program will offer financial support of up to 50% of the project’s approved research and development budget. Read more