A mobile phone with the Guava app open showing a user's total balance, accounts, and transactions, alongside a physical Guava edbit card.Laidlaw Scholars Ventures Invests $650K in Guava to Narrow the Racial Wealth Gap

Laidlaw Scholars Ventures has invested $650K in Guava, a digital banking and networking platform by and for Black entrepreneurs, to help narrow the racial wealth gap in the United States.

February 9, 2023

ProMotion Rewards co-founders Bidemi Afolabi (left) and Lauren O’Reilly (right)Consumer Rewards Company ProMotion Secures €725k to Help Brands Understand Changes in the Market

ProMotion Rewards, a consumer rewards company which provides brand partners with customer insight, has secured a €725k pre-seed investment led by Laidlaw Scholars Ventures.

October 24, 2022

A Sable payment card and a screen of the Sable app showing its functionality such as 'Set up payroll direct deposit'.Sable, Inclusive Digital Bank, Raises $1M From Laidlaw Scholars Ventures

Sable, a banking company offering U.S. credit, debit and bank accounts, has secured a $1m investment from Laidlaw Scholars Ventures.

July 14, 2022

Three women smiling and holding cans of Sool's product Soku - a soju cocktail. Korean-American Drinks Company Sool Secures $1.2M Investment

Sool, a Korean drinks company located in the US, has secured a $1.2m investment with participation by Laidlaw Scholars Ventures.

July 12, 2022

CardiaTec team portrait. From left to right: Dr. Namshik Han (CTO), Raphael Peralta (CEO), Thelma Zablocki (COO).CardiaTec Biosciences Secures £1.4M to Combat Cardiovascular Diseases Using Artificial Intelligence

CardiaTec, an AI drug target discovery company specialising in cardiovascular disease, has secured a £1.4m pre-seed investment led by Laidlaw Scholars Ventures and APEX Ventures.

July 6, 2022

Investing in Women Founders – Not for Statistics but for Returns

Chief Investment Officer Niall Santamaria shares why diversity is important and how LSV considers these qualities in our investments.

March 18, 2022