Funding & Deal Highlights:
Fast, a checkout solutions provider is in talks to receive $100MM in undisclosed funding, putting it at a $1.0BN valuation.
Shoulder Innovations, a Holland, Michigan-based developer of shoulder replacement systems, closed a $21.6MM equity financing.
Neurous Medical, a company that is developing a proprietary high-frequency nerve blocking technology, raised $37MM in equity.
Voltus, a San Francisco based energy resources platform, receives $25MM in Series B funding.
Suzy, a real-time market research platform, raises $34MM in Series C funding.
Touchstone Exploration, a publicly-traded Canadian company in the coal and mining industry, raises $30MM in connection with a private placement.
Nestle has acquired a meal kit startup Freshly for $1.5BN.
Macquarie and GCM Grosvenor have inked a $300MM deal for IT provider Alaska Communications
Benestar Brands, a holding company for snack products, has acquired Miller Baking Company, which makes Pretzilla soft pretzels and related products.
Medical device maker Stryker Corp, wins antitrust approval to buy Wright Medical Group for $4BN, making it a market leader in implants for the treatment of bone fractures as well as joint replacements.