Saudi YouTube start-up Telfaz11 raises $9m

Source: Gulf Business / Saudi digital media start-up Telfaz11 has raised $9m in a series A funding round led by Saudi Technology Ventures. Other participants in the round included VentureSouq. Telfaz11 has built its reputation by creating a series of successful YouTube shows including Temsa7LY, Khambalah, Alkhallat, and Telfaz11 Top…

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Decentralized mobile-only marketplace TODAQ launched

Source: CoinReport / TODAQ Financial, a platform that allows P2P value transfer and individually managed asset possession, has been launched, according to a press release CoinReport received. The launch comes after two years of work to develop the world’s foremost version of a mobile-exclusive, entirely decentralized and distributed blockchain-based marketplace…

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Angel Rising Investor Education Symposium inspires entrepreneurial innovation for local angel investors

Source: Zawya / Abu Dhabi: Supported by the Ministry of Economy, the  4th Annual Angel Rising Investor Education Symposium organized by startAD and VentureSouq saw more than 250 local and global experts come together to discuss methods to empower new angel investors, as well as strengthen the potential of angel investment in creating a robust entrepreneurial ecosystem in…

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Getting Token for Granted

Source: Arabnet / This article is a contribution by Tammer Qaddumi – Co-Founder – VentureSouq  Our primary job at VentureSouq is to understand the pulse of investors who are or could be interested in tech. We don’t limit ourselves to big investment funds. We engage everyone: corporates, family conglomerates, individuals of all shapes…

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