Redfin, a provider of real estate search and brokerage services, has secured $70.9 million in an investment round led by Wellington Management Company and Glynn Capital Management.
Arie Abecassis, Venture Partner at Dreamit Ventures, asks how big a differentiator capital is in crowded markets.
FarmLogs, an agricultural tech startup, has raised $10 million in Series B funding.
WeWork which provides shared office space for creative people and companies, has raised $355 million in funding at a $5 billion valuation,
Online survey platform SurveyMonkey has raised $250 million in equity financing from a number of new investors including T. Rowe Price Associates, Morgan Stanley Investment Management and Baillie Gifford & Co.
Hortonworks, the Palo Alto, Calif.-based vendor of Hadoop-enabled Big Data services, sold 6.25 million shares at $16 (above the original $12-$14 price range) to raise $100 million.
Uber’s latest source of equity financing is reportedly Baidu, sometimes referred to as one-third of China’s commercial Internet.
Enterprise cloud collaboration service Huddle has announced a $51 million Series D round of funding led by Zouk Capital.
The South Korean B2C e-commerce company Coupang has secured $300 million in growth equity financing.
Change.org, an online petition company, has raised $25 million in funding from 24 big name investors including Bill Gates, Richard Branson, Arianna Huffington, Ashton Kutcher and the co-founders of Twitter, LinkedIn and Yahoo.