An Alabama-based investment fund has snagged up to $4 million from Florida’s nascent venture capital program, which is trying to lure more financing for the state’s startup┬ácompanies, officials said Wednesday.

Harbert Venture Partners, based in Birmingham, is the latest professional investment firm to receive money from the Florida Opportunity Fund, a state-backed public-private unit created in 2008.

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