Japan’s SoftBank Takes $25M Stake In OurCrowd, Israel’s Most Active VC
OurCrowd CEO Jon Medved said he was thrilled to partner with SoftBank and the two firms would be "exploring joint investment opportunities"
October 28, 2021
OurCrowd Named 2021’s Most Active Venture In Israel By Pitchbook
This is the 9th year in a row that Israeli firm OurCrowd was named the most active venture investor in Israel.
October 07, 2021
Israeli VC OurCrowd, UAE Business Group To Partner On Tech Investments
To fuel its expansion, OurCrowd tapped a top Emirati financial services executive as a venture partner and head of the Gulf region for the firm.
October 06, 2020
OurCrowd Launches $100M Pandemic Innovation Fund
Israel’s largest crowdfunding platform OurCrowd has launched a Pandemic Innovation Fund, the company announced Tuesday. The fund plans to raise $100 million for investment in urgent technological solutions for medical, business, educational, and social needs triggered by global pandemics and other health emergencies. The Pandemic Innovation Fund will focus on investment sectors such as prevention […]
June 02, 2020
Job Portal Offers 350 Open Positions For OurCrowd Portfolio Companies
The job portal currently lists 350 vacant positions from within OurCrowd's portfolio companies, with at least 90 positions added since the start of April.
May 24, 2020
Israel At 72: Israeli VCs Are Cautiously Optimistic About The Future, Despite Pandemic
As Israel marks its 72nd Independence Day, six leading experts from Israel's top VC firms share their insight on how the country's high-tech ecosystem dealt with the coronavirus pandemic.
April 29, 2020
OurCrowd’s Jon Medved: Pandemic Dramatically Accelerating Already Existing Tech Trends
Israel's ecosystem is well-positioned to weather this crisis due to several key elements, says Medved.
April 06, 2020
Jason Greenblatt, Saul Singer Among Speakers At OurCrowd Summit 2020 In Jerusalem
The OurCrowd Global Investor Summit, highlighting the best of Israeli tech, is set to take place in Jerusalem on February 13 and expects to draw some 20,000 guests.
February 05, 2020
OurCrowd To Co-Run Government-Backed Medical Cannabis Incubator In Negev
CanNegev will be operated by a consortium that includes OurCrowd, BoL Pharma, and Perrigo, with a budget of some $43 million over the course of 5 years.
December 23, 2019
Toyota Tsusho Forms Partnership With OurCrowd To Scout For Israeli Tech
Toyota Tsusho Corporation, a member of the Toyota Group and one of Japan’s general trading companies, has partnered with OurCrowd, Israel’s largest crowdfunding platform, the companies announced Wednesday. As part of the agreement, OurCrowd will act as a technology scout and source innovation and investments in both Israel and worldwide for Toyota Tsusho. The focus […]
October 24, 2019
US’ Stifel Financial Forms Strategic Partnership With Israel-based OurCrowd
Stifel Financial Corp, the US multinational independent investment banking and financial services company, has partnered with OurCrowd, Israel’s largest crowdfunding platform, the companies announced on Wednesday. Stifel will also make a minority investment in OurCrowd. As part of the deal, both Stifel and OurCrowd will establish a distribution relationship that will focus on building an […]
October 16, 2019
OurCrowd Launches Sao Paolo Office To Tap Into ‘Key Region For Innovation’
The Brazilian office marks OurCrowd's 13th location worldwide.
October 01, 2019
On Chutzpah, Tel Aviv & Saving Lives: New Podcast Features Israel’s Visionaries In Tech, Innovation
Founder Stories takes listeners behind the scenes and into the mindsets of entrepreneurs from across this country's ecosystem.
September 02, 2019
Is Israel At 71 A Scale-Up Nation? VCs Talk About The Good, The Bad, And The Promising
To mark Israel's 71st Independence Day, NoCamels spoke to leading VCs about the future of Israeli entrepreneurship.
May 09, 2019
OurCrowd Annual Summit Spotlights Israeli Startups Tackling Global Challenges
OurCrowd's 5th annual conference in Jerusalem was the largest event in Israel showcasing Israeli tech and innovation
March 10, 2019