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Advantage Capital invests in St. Louis-based Computime, Inc.

October 20, 2009

Advantage Capital Partners, a leading venture capital and small business finance firm, today announced that it has provided $2 million in financing to Computime, Inc., a leader in electronic signature fulfillment and support services.

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GridPoint makes Global Cleantech 100 list

September 22, 2009

GridPoint Inc., which makes electric power grid technology, was named one of the 100 most promising private clean technology companies around the world.

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Advantage Capital Partners raises $55 million to invest in low-income communities in Illinois

August 21, 2009

Advantage Capital Partners, a leading venture capital and small business finance firm, today announced that it has closed its first fund dedicated to investing in Illinois, initially raising a total of $55 million for new investments which will be made in connection with the Illinois New Markets Development program. The fundraising efforts were made in partnership with First Bank, Southwest Bank (an M&I Bank subsidiary) and U.S. Bancorp's Community Development Corporation.

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Advantage Capital provides $3.15 million Texas CAPCO funding to Current Solutions, LLC

August 18, 2009

Advantage Capital Partners, a leading venture capital and small business finance firm, has provided $3.15 million in financing to Current Solutions, LLC, a wholesale distributor of electrotherapy devices and accessories to medical supply organizations throughout the United States and Canada. The funding, made in connection with the Texas Certified Capital Company (CAPCO) program, enabled Current Solutions to acquire Koalaty Products, Inc. and will support the company's move from Tampa, Fla. to Austin, Texas.

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Lawmakers, economic development officials tour Louisiana rubber recylcing plant

August 12, 2009

Representatives of Advantage Capital Partners and two dozen business leaders, elected and local economic development officials were led on a guided tour of Louisiana Elastomer (LAEL) for a firsthand look at the company's environmentally friendly rubber recycling technology.

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