Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International and Lucas and Associates, LLC.

PE and VC Firms

First gaming-focused VC fund
Second fund
Seventh fund
Debut fund
New crypto finance VC fund
Fourth sustainability-focused fund
Third fund
Fourth VC fund
Debut fund
Third fund

Private Equity Deals

Clearlake Capital Group
Daphne, an AL-based provider of automotive replacement parts
Ara Partners
Washington, DC-based lithium-ion battery recycler
Nucor Corp.
Arthur, IL-based garage door maker
Carlsbad, CA-based provider, and integrator of smart metering utility solutions
Morgan Stanley Capital Partners
Little Rock, AR-based provider of residential lawn care services
Gemspring Capital
New York, NY-based provider of enterprise data management and master data management solutions to financial services companies
Frontline Healthcare Partners
Mt. Juliet, TN-based ABA therapy provider
Herndon, VA-based government contractor
Nashville, TN-based lab services firm
Vertica Capital Partners
Flemington, NJ-based provider of access governance solutions for business apps
JB Capital
Los Angeles, CA-based VR entertainment company
Miami, FL-based digital media platform
Chicago, IL-based apartment building owner
Pharos Capital Group
Nashville, TN-based provider of dialysis and renal telemedicine services in underserved U.S. communities
S4 Capital
Los Angeles, CA-based tech consultancy  Undisclosed 


Venture Capital Deals

Lead Edge Capital, Decibel Partners
Sunnyvale, CA-based provider of app delivery software for Kubernetes
Forerunner Ventures, Bezos Expeditions, Good Friends, Spencer Rascoff, Core Innovation Capital, Neo, PSL Ventures
Seattle, WA-based single family rentals investment platform
Andreessen Horowitz, NFX, Coinbase Ventures, Play Ventures, Franklin Templeton
Sacramento, CA-based developer of collectible and combat role-play games
Fifth Wall, Battery Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, GGV Capital
San Mateo, CA-based rental property management startup
Five Elms Capital, Grayhawk Capital, Next Frontier Capital, Peninsula Ventures, Kickstart Fund, Silverton Partners
Lehi, UT-based marketing data platform
SoftBank, Impact VC, Octave Ventures
Campbell, CA-based quantum encryption startup
Tola Capital, G20 Ventures, KFund, Accomplice
New York, NY-based job candidate recruitment startup
Mithril Capital, BlackRock
Atlanta, GA-based warehouse robotics developer
Redpoint Ventures, Unusual Ventures, Bow Capital, Swift Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based provider of data labeling software
Human Capital, Allianz, 7wireVentures, Pitango HealthTech
Northbrook, IL-based homecare management startup for seniors
CIBC Innovation Banking
Salt Lake City, UT-based partner relationship management platform
Thoma Bravo, OMERS, Bessemer Venture Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, Khosla Ventures
Burlingame, CA-based real-time analytics database
Kineticos Ventures
Morrisville, NC-based developer on cell therapies for cancer
Riverstone Holdings, Alliance Resource Partners, Applied Ventures, Cottonwood Technology Fund, Chevron Technology Ventures, Aventurine Partners, Energy Innovation Capital, Ajax Strategies
Run Rock, TX-based developer of air-core motors
Patient Square Capital, Bluebird Ventures, CAM Capital, Dexcel Pharma, Foresite Capital, JDRF T1D Fund, Lightswitch Capital, Narya Capital, QVT, Transhuman Capital
Redwood City, CA-based gene therapy startup
Artis Ventures, Tencent Holdings, Viking Global Investors, Johnson & Johnson Innovation
Morrisville, NC-based developer of bacteriophage treatments
Headline, Top Tier Capital Partners, Baseline Ventures, Bright Cap Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based provider of SaaS for connecting creative teams
G2 Venture Partners, Triangle Peak Partners
Westerville, OH-based network maintenance platform
Norwest Venture Partners, Workday, Gusto
San Francisco, CA-based health benefits startup
True Ventures, CRV, Felicis Ventures, World Innovation Lab
San Francisco, CA-based app integration startup
Origami Capital Partners, Oquirrh Ventures
Milpitas, CA-based data protection startup
Dragoneer, G Squared, Andreessen Horowitz, DST Global, Franklin Templeton, Mubadala
San Francisco, CA-based provider of point-of-sale payment solutions
Insight Partners, Accel, Better Tomorrow Ventures, Flourish Ventures
Redwood City, CA-based banking-as-a-service startup
Citi, Social Capital, 2150, A/O PropTech, Assured Guaranty, Dcode Capital, Valo Ventures, Radicle Impact
Berkeley, CA-based urban planning software platform
Salesforce Ventures, Tiger Global, Menlo Ventures, Accel, Unusual Ventures
Oakland, CA-based provider of buyer experience software