Zendrive grabs $13.5m Series A round

Zendrive, a startup which tracks behavior data for driving, has raised a $13.5 million Series A financing round led by Sherpa Capital. Nyca Partners, Thomvest Ventures and existing investors such as First…

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Grovo secures $40m funding round

Grovo, a learning solutions provider to the enterprise, has raised $40 million in Series C funding led by existing investor Accel. Cosanoa Venture Capital, SoftTech VC, Greg Waldorf and new investor Vayner…

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FiveStars grabs $50m Series C round

FiveStars, a rewards program for small businesses, has secured a $50 million Series C funding round led by HarbourVest Partners. Lightspeed Venture Partners, Menlo Ventures and DCM Ventures were among the other…

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ForeScout Technologies grabs $76m at $1bn valuation

Cybersecurity company ForeScout Technologies has secured a $76 million financing round, which values the firm at $1 billion. The funding round was led by Wellington Management Company and the money will be…

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Chinese group deals site Meituan-Dianping raises $3.3bn at $18bn valuation

Meituan-Dianping, a Chinese group-deals site, has closed a gigantic $3.3 billion funding round at a valuation of $18 billion. Tencent, DST Global; TBP Capital, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Baillie Gifford, CDB…

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Restaurant delivery startup Swiggy raises $35m

India-based restaurant delivery startup Swiggy has raised a $35 million Series C funding round. The investment round included SAIF Partners, Norwest Venture Partners, Accel Partners, Harmony Partners, RB investments and an “undisclosed…

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JD.com raises $1bn for JD Finance subsidiary

JD.com, the Chinese online direct sales company, said it will raise $1 billion for its JD Finance subsidiary, from investors including Sequoia Capital China, China Harvest Investments and China Taiping Insurance, Reuters…

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Foursquare raises $45m, but valuation reportedly slashed

Foursquare, the location-based mobile app allowing users to check in and review locations, has raised $45 million in Series E funding led by Union Square Ventures. The funding round, which also included…

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Anaplan raises $90m at reported $1.09bn valuation

Anaplan, an enterprise planning cloud company, has raised a $90 million funding round at a reported valuation of $1.09 billion. Premji Invest led the round, with support from Baillie Gifford, Founder Circle…

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Savioke secures Intel Capital-led $15m Series A round

Consumer robotics startup Savioke has raised $15 million in Series A financing. Intel Capital led the round, with participation from EDBI, the corporate investment arm of the Singapore Economic Development Board, and…

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