16 Dec '11, 9pm

Updates on IPOs, Capital Raises, New Venture Funds: Semiconductor maker STMicroelectronics has launched a global...

In November, an Australian stock exchange dedicated specifically to cleantech launched, the SIM VSE Securities Exchange. "By linking the themes of scarce capital, scarce resources and sustainability, SIM VSE is seeking to become the Exchange for a cleaner planet," says the press release. The exchange is a joint venture between Financial and Energy Exchange Limited (FEX) and the National Stock Exchange of Australia Limited (NSX). In the US, Intermolecular (Nasdaq: IMI) raised $96.5 million in a recent IPO. The raise was well below the $200 million initial target, but shows that cleantech firms still have viable exits on the public markets. Intermolecular develops technology and intellectual property for customers focused on advanced materials and processes, such as chips, glass, solar cells, LEDs and other energy efficient technologies. Founded in 2004, IMI operates at a lo...

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ST new corporate venture-capital fund to invest...

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eetimes.com 07 Dec '11, 1pm

LONDON – GainSpan Corp., a developer of embedded Wi-Fi chips and modules, has raised $18 million in a Series C round of fu...