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Verdens førende producent af væskekøling til computere, danske Asetek, får tilført 85 mio. kr. af en ny samt flere eksisterende investorer til at fortsætte sin globale ekspansion. Kapitaltilførslen giver Asetek mulighed for at udnytte sit globale markedspotentiale inden for pc-køling, og midlerne skal bl.a. finansiere investering i globale salgs- og marketingaktiviteter og fortsat produktudvikling da behovet for mere effektiv køling stiger i takt med at computere bliver kraftigere og hurtigere.

Sunstone Capital A/S announces the Second Closing of its fundraising that began in 2007. New investors include institutional investors Sampension Private Equity F.M.B.A. and Finnish Industry Investment Ltd, as well as additional private investors, who in total have committed approximately EUR 21 million, increasing total funds under management to EUR 411 million.

Fremont, Calif. – March 25, 2008 – Zensys, developer of the award-winning Z-Wave wireless home control standard, today announced a Panasonic investment.

This investment adds a global leader in consumer electronics to an impressive list of investors that includes Intel, Cisco, Bessemer Venture Partners, Palamon Capital Partners and Sunstone Capital.

Zensys will use the funding to further its push into the Global Home Automation and control marketplace.

London, 17 March 2008 – CloudMade, a key pioneer in the emerging collaborative mapping space, announced today that the company has secured a €2.4 million first round of financing from Copenhagen-based venture fund Sunstone Capital, who joins the founders as well as existing private stakeholders and serial entrepreneurs, open source evangelist Nikolaj Nyholm and early Skype investor Morten Lund.

CloudMade is a mapping company created to professionalise and package geo data from OpenStreetMap (www.openstreetmap.org), a global initiative to create a free, editable map of the world from user-generated input.