CryptoSlam lands $9M capital raise | A win for Cleveland | $128M fund for SaaS

  • CLEVELAND, OH—Bullhorn, a cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations, has acquired Able, a provider of candidate engagement and onboarding solutions based in Cleveland. Able is a Rev1 Ventures and Plymouth Growth portfolio company.
  • COLUMBUS, OH—Dreadnought Capital, a firm that specializes in loans for subscription software startups, merged with Seattle’s SaaS Capital and raised a $128 million fund. The fund will enable founders to grow their businesses with non-dilutive capital. The fund exceeds the combined separate funds that each had contemplated before joining forces.
  • DURHAM, NC—The Climate Service, which has developed a methodology for analyzing climate risk, has been acquired by S&P Global. According to a statement, S&P Global is acquiring the company in order to provide its clients “transparent, robust and comprehensive climate data, models and analytics.”