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SessionM Reels In USD35m For Mobile-First Marketing Automation, Loyalty Platform

SessionM, a Boston-based mobile-first marketing automation and loyalty platform, has reeled in USD35m funding led by General Atlantic with participation from Salesforce Ventures, Causeway Media Partners, Charles River Ventures, Highland Capital Partners...

Read More12 Sep 16
Klarna Rakes In USD35.2m For Online Payments

Swedish payments firm Klarna has raked in USD35.2m in funding from Sequoia Capital, Atomico, General Atlantic, DST, Wellington Management, and Wellcome. Klarna will use the funds to expand its accelerated growth. 

Read More28 Jun 16
Snapchat Raises USD1.8bn For Social Media Site

Snapchat has raised USD1.8bn for its social media network. The funding comes from Coatue Management, Fidelity Investments, General Atlantic, Glade Brook Capital Partners, GSV Capital, Institutional Venture Partners, Lone Pine Capital, Sequoia Capital, T....

Read More26 May 16
Flipp Completes USD61m Round For Digital Flyers

Toronto-based Flipp, a mobile consumer marketplace that provides access to flyers from retailers, has completed USD61m round from General Atlantic. Flipp will use the money to pull in more users as it focuses on international expansion.

Read More15 Apr 16
AppDynamics Raises USD158m For App Analysis

AppDynamics has raised USD158m for its app analysis software. The Series F round was led by Altimeter Capital and General Atlantic with additional participation from Adage Capital Management, Battery Ventures, ClearBridge Investments, Cross Creek...

Read More30 Nov 15
Inkling System Grabs USD15m For Digital Textbooks

Inkling Systems has just landed USD15m For digital textbooks in a Series D round. Inkling makes interactive and engaging books built for mobile and web. Sequoia Capital, Felicis Ventures, General Atlantic, Kapor Capital, McGraw-Hill Education, Pearson...

Read More12 May 15
Gilt Groupe Snags USD50m For Fashion Flash Sales

Fashion flash sales firm Gilt Groupe has raised USD50m in new funding. General Atlantic led the backing, with participation from other undisclosed backers. It appears the firm’s rumoured IPO will not be taking place just yet.

Read More17 Feb 15
Adyen Scoops Up USD250m For Payment Processing

Adyen has raised USD250m in funding at a USD1.5bn valuation. Funding came from General Atlantic, Felicis Ventures, Index Ventures and Temasek. The Amsterdam-based startup works as a payment platform, allowing users to accept payments anywhere globally....

Read More16 Dec 14
Uber Partners With AT&T As Value Hits USD17bn

Uber  is partnering with AT&T to preload its apps onto smartphones. The taxi app is also confirming a new round at a valuation to near USD17bn. General Atlantic, BlackRock and Technology Crossover Ventures were among the backers who contributing...

Read More29 May 14
Squarespace pockets USD40m to move beyond website design services

New York-based Squarespace has raised USD40m in a Series B funding round from General Atlantic. Squarespace will use the capital to boost its engineering, design and infrastructure teams in order to create new products and expand geographically over the...

Read More16 Apr 14