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OurCrowd Weekly Newsletter

Startup Roundup

Israeli startups raise over $550M this month 

Over the past four weeks, Israeli startups have raised an astonishing $556.4 million. Over the past week alone, 9 startups have raised $148 million, led by ForeScout Technologies, which raised $76 million.


OurCrowd & Portfolio Companies in the News


CEO Jon Medved on 

Bloomberg TV

mPrest featured in

Times of Israel

OurCrowd featured in

Jerusalem Post


Freightos featured in 


MUV featured in


BillGuard featured in



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Technology Corner

Interactive map spotlights Israeli cyber expertise

Israel’s role in the global cybersecurity sector has been touted many times by local and international tech experts. Now, a new interactive map is giving interested parties a behind-the-scenes view of the growing industry. 



Trending Israeli Entrepreneurs

Prosper CEO Aaron Vermut on his first visit to Israel after buying BillGuard

In his first visit to Israel after buying financial and personal security app, BillGuard, Prosper CEO Aaron Vermut says the Israeli startup's staff will double. It’s also not his first time turning around a startup.



Asian nations push courtship of Israeli tech companies

China and Japan are forging deeper ties with Israel’s burgeoning tech industry. While China has been active in the Israeli market for some time, Japan, too, has launched a series of efforts to court the Israeli tech scene.



MassChallenge opens ‘startup friendly’ accelerator in Jerusalem

With the arrival of MassChallenge in Israel, Jerusalem is now getting its own world-class accelerator and mentoring program – probably the world’s best, according to founder and CEO John Harthorne.


OurCrowd's News Nuggets

News_NuggetsAll grown up, crowdfunding raises $20M investment for mPrest (Times of Israel)
Israeli Minerva Labs wins inaugural CyBox cybersecurity contest (Israel21c)
Israeli startups protect infrastructure against dire cyber attacks (NoCamels)
Seebo raises $8.5M to help bring IoT products to life (TechCrunch)
Israeli fintech startup, BlueVine, raises $40M (Globes)