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Checkr raises $9M to help on-demand and sharing economy business with background checks

With the rise of the on-demand economy, we are increasingly having to trust complete strangers. Checkr wants to help make this safer.

The Y Combinator-backed startup provides background checks-as-a-service and is announcing today that it has raised $9 million in a first round of institutional funding. 605 more words


With a fresh $8.75M, Pillpack's online pharmacy now delivers to 40 states

Most people are lucky not to have to take any medications on an ongoing basis. But for folks with chronic conditions, it can be awful to manage. 465 more words


Qubit Bags $26M To Grow Its Ecommerce Personalization Platform

Big-data ecommerce analytics startup Qubit, which provides online retailers and their marketers with tools to optimize sales by conducting A/B testing and personalizing the content each user sees, has announced a $26 million Series B round of funding, led by Accel Parters. 380 more words


Q and A: Hootsuite CEO Ryan Holmes on $60 million investment, IPO, future plans

Hootsuite announced Thursday it has raised US$60 million in a funding round that fuelled rumours of an anticipated IPO and proved so popular the company had to turn potential investors down. 1,686 more words

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Hootsuite announces $60 million funding round, acquires Zeetl

Hootsuite announced today it has raised US$60 million in new funding, bringing its total investment to date to $250 million and moving the Vancouver social media monitoring company closer to a much-rumoured IPO. 338 more words

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Catawiki grabs $12.8M for its online auction house

Dutch company Catawiki, which puts auctions on the Internet, is announcing today that it has raised $12.8 million in new funding led by Accel Partners. 77 more words


Online Auction House Catawiki Scores €10M Series B Led By Accel Partners

Catawiki, an online auction house that targets ‘exceptional’ items — from vintage comic books to antique cars — has closed a €10 million Series B Round led by VC Accel Partners. 571 more words