Daily funding roundup - April 30th, 2020

Kristin Karaoglu · April 30, 2020 · Short URL: https://vator.tv/n/5020

Resistant AI landed $2.75M; Guilded raised $7M; WindESCo secured $10M; Vida Health picks up $25M

Resistant AI: Resistant AI is a security startup whose machine learning technology aims to protect financial services and e-commerce companies from targeted manipulation, adversarial machine learning and advanced fraud. Resistant AI has raised $2.75 million in seed funding. Index Ventures and Credo Ventures co-led the round, joined by numerous individuals. Read more

Qorus: Qorus makes remote sales enablement and proposal management software. Qorus has raised $5 million led by WestRiver Group. Read more

Finom: Finom is a  neo-banking startup that's targeting entrepreneurs and small businesses. Finom has raised €6.5 million in seed funding. Target Global led the round, joined by General Catalyst and FJ Labs. Read more

Guilded: Guilded is a chat platform for gaming communities. Guilded has raised $7 million in funding led by Matrix Partners, with participation from Initialized Capital, Susa Ventures, and Sterling.VC. Read more

WindESCo: WindESCo is a software startup focused on wind farms. WindESCo has raised $10 million in Series B funding led by the Boston-based private equity firm WAVE Equity Partners, with participation from an affiliate of Tenaska, among others. Read more 

Genespire: Genespire is a biotechnology company focused on gene therapies. Genespire has raised €16 million ($17.4 million) in Series A funding from Sofinnova Partners. The company. is a spin-off of the San Raffaele-Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy. Read more

Vida Health: Vida Health is a virtual health care platform that connects people with chronic ailments like diabetes and depression to professional therapists and coaches. Vida Health has raised $25 million. Ally Bridge Group led the round, joined by earlier investors AME Cloud Ventures, Aspect Ventures, Canvas Ventures, NGP Capital, Webb Investment Network, and Workday Ventures. Read more

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Vida is a mobile, virtual care platform for primary and chronic care that connects consumers to health providers 24/7 for text, audio and video support. Vida's national network of providers cover 20 different conditions. Vida has partnered with Duke and MD Anderson where we are working on clinical studies managing the virtual care of cardiac rehab and cancer patients.