• Exclusive: Delivery Startup Postmates Raises $300 Million, Joins Unicorn Club

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    On-demand delivery startup Postmates raised a whopping $300 million in venture funding to accelerate its growth across the U.S. Tiger Global led the round, and the deal values the company at approximately $1.2 billion, according to a source familiar with the situation.
    "We didn't have plans to raise additional capital," Postmates CEO Bastian Lehmann told Term Sheet. "Tiger Global approached us and said it's time to put some more gas in this machine. So we decided to show everyone what we could do if we invest a bit more heavily in growth."
    Last year, the company reported more than $1...
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  • GV leads $20 million investment in automated software testing startup Mabl

    GV leads $20 million investment in automated software testing startup Mabl

    2 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    Fledgling automated software testing startup Mabl has raised $20 million in a series B round of funding led by Alphabet's venture capital arm GV, with participation from its series A investors Charles River Partners and Amplify Partners. Mabl was founded out of Boston in 2017 by former Googlers Dan Belcher and Izzy Azeri, who had s...
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  • Trumid, a bond trading startup backed by George Soros and Peter Thiel, just landed $53 million in fresh funding

    Trumid, a bond trading startup backed by George Soros and Peter Thiel, just landed $53 million in fresh funding

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Trading startup Trumid has raised $53 million in a new funding round led by Singapore Exchange.
    The investment will give Trumid access to the Asian market.
    Trumid matches buyers and sellers in the bond market at a time when some investors are complaining about reduced liquidity.
    Electronic trading startup Trumid, which is backed by venture capitalist Peter Thiel and hedge fund pioneer George Soros, just raised more money.
    The firm said on Tuesday it had landed $53 million in a new funding round to help grow its existing US corporate bond business, and to expand its platform to Asia.
    The...
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  • Trumid, a bond trading startup backed by George Soros and Peter Thiel, just landed $53 million in fresh funding

    Trumid, a bond trading startup backed by George Soros and Peter Thiel, just landed $53 million in fresh funding

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Trading startup Trumid has raised $53 million in a new funding round led by Singapore Exchange.
    The investment will give Trumid access to the Asian market.
    Trumid matches buyers and sellers in the bond market at a time when some investors are complaining about reduced liquidity.
    Electronic trading startup Trumid, which is backed by venture capitalist Peter Thiel and hedge fund pioneer George Soros, just raised more money.
    The firm said on Tuesday it had landed $53 million in a new funding round to help grow its existing US corporate bond business, and to expand its platform to Asia.
    The...
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