Alphabet Rounds

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Alphabet Rounds

The early attempts for a start-up to procure financing for itself through the issue of bonds or some other means. The term derives its name from the fact that the first attempt is called an A-round, the second attempt is called a B-round, and so forth.
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Earlier in January this year Dianrong announced its B-round of funding from Tiger Global Management, who is also an early investor in Alibaba and JD.
SWINDON, England, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Ubiquisys Ltd, pioneer of intelligent 3G femtocell access points for the residential market, today announced it has secured B-round funding totaling US$25m.
That was encouraging enough for Mobius, IDG and San Jose-based Siemens Venture Capital to issue a B-round of funding for $7 million this past fall.
2 Million as an initial closing to an extension of its B-round of financing to support commercial growth and expansion plans.
The B-round was led by the Flemish investment company PMV, which included the firm's existing investors, SET Ventures and Munich Venture Partners.
Most recently, at Heartscape he raised $22M in B-round funding, built a Management and field team that placed the novel ECG cardiovascular technology in 30 institutions nationwide, and ultimately closed a transaction for the sale of the technology to the medical device subsidiary of a $5B Fortune 1000 company.
The company is currently securing a $12 million B-round of preferred stock financing and is assessing alignment with strategic partners.
the Web's leading video recommendation provider, announced today that it has secured $9M in B-round capital investments, bringing its total investor funding to $15M.
com), the innovator of systems and privilege management via cloud computing, today announced $9 million in B-round funding from Giza Venture Capital, JK&B Capital and Longworth Venture Partners.
TEL AVIV, Israel, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference, 2011 - GPU-based logic simulation provider Rocketick has completed a strategic B-round investment led by NVIDIA, the Silicon Valley-based leader in visual and parallel computing.
The company is currently seeking to fulfill an $8 million B-round of preferred stock financing and align with a strategic partner.
In 2006 the company also achieved many of its strategic business objectives, highlighted by an $8 million B-round of funding that closed in August.