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3 hrs ago | PE Hub
SocietyOne , an Australia-based peer-to-peer lending company, has raised $8.5 million in a Series A funding round.
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7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
In a move that brings Spotify AB 's music recommendation technology completely in-house and allows it to more aggressively compete against Pandora, Beats Music, iHeartRadio, Rdio and other services, the Stockholm-based music streaming giant has acquired The Echo Nest Corp. The deal is the culmination of a more than three-year relationship between ... (more)
10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Andreessen Horowitz has made a major bet on a young startup, leading a $37 million Series A round for DigitalOcean , a provider of cloud Web-hosting that focuses on the needs of individual software developers.
14 hrs ago | GigaOM
North Bridge Venture Partners co-founders Rich Damore and Ed Anderson are stepping down as general partners although they will continue to be involved with the company's second equity growth fund, according to Fortune's Dan Primack.
16 hrs ago | PE Hub
Siemens via its Venture Capital unit has made a strategic corporate investment of $10 million in Polarion Software.
18 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Tiger Global Management led a $77 million growth round in OnDeck Capital Inc., bankrolling the small business lending site's international and product expansion plans while raising the bar for other companies in the growing alternative lending sector.
19 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
Investor Tools - Spot opportunities, identify market trends and grow your portfolio with a powerful toolkit to help you invest with confidence Resource Capital Funds, a private-equity firm that invests in mining assets, has hired a syndication specialist to help pull together entire financing packages for miners.
23 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
March 5, 2014 - CloudBees, Inc. , the Enterprise Platform as a Service innovation leader, today announced it has closed an $11.2 million Series C financing round.
The new vehicle is quite a step up from the $50 million the firm raised when it was founded in 2005 by Peter Thiel and Ken Howery, both former top executives at PayPal.
When Facebook last month agreed to buy mobile messaging company WhatsApp for approximately $19 billion, many of us noted how the deal helped solidify Sequoia Capital as the world's top venture capital firm.
GuideSpark Inc. wants to make dull employee handbooks, seminars and brochures a thing of the past by turning these materials into more engaging video, mobile and interactive content.
Osage Venture Partners , a leading venture capital firm investing in early stage enterprise technology companies in the Mid-Atlantic region, is pleased to announce that David Drahms has been promoted to Partner from Principal and Michael Phelan has joined the firm as a Venture Partner.
AppsFlyer, a leading mobile app measurement, attribution and analytics SaaS solution, has raised a $7.1M A Round from Pitango Venture Capital and from its current investor Magma Venture Partners.
Lotame, the world's leading independent data management platform , today announced that it has secured $15 million in Series D funding.
Verizon Ventures leads an $11.2 million Series C round that will fund more product development and an expanded sales effort around the Java-based PaaS.
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TVSMILES , a loyalty program for TV advertising, has secured seven million dollars in a series-A round of financing.