The Russian early-stage venture capital firm of Serguei Beloussov, Runa Capital has invested $1.5 million in Ecwid, according to both companies (via Yandex.News). Ecwid offers an online shopping application to sell goods on your own web-site or social network.
Launched in September 2009, Ecwid has over 100,000 registered accounts. Ecwid (E-Commerce Widgets) offers SaaS-based online shopping cart creation. Ulyanovsk-based Ecwid is headed by CEO Ruslan Fazlyev.
Moscow-based Runa Capital recently invested in BigTime and Travelmenu.