AMPD Ventures (AMPD.C) CEO Anthony Brown told a reporter yesterday he was looking to raise money for acquisitions and growth, with a $2 million raise announced a few days ago. Nothing weird about that. What was maybe a little weird was the flex Brown was pulling in the announcing of that financing.
Logistics is not hot. Nobody is telling their assistant, “Bring me the hottest trucking deals out there, I have a hundred grand burning a hole through my pocket and I want it buying a semi trailer working the Moose Jaw millet run.”
Identillect Technologies (ID.V), a company specializing in cyber security, has signed a deal to protect real-estate firm NU World Title’s data from intrusion and theft using their proprietary Delivery Trust system.
Pivotal Software (PVTL.Q) jumped 68.67% in after-hours trading after VMware (VMW.NYSE) announced their intention to buy all their stock for $15 a share.