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Houzz raises a huge $400M round at a $4B valuation

(Source: techcrunch.com)

If you ask investors in Silicon Valley about Houzz — an app where you browse ridiculously nice homes and check out interesting interior design ideas — they’ll probably quietly mutter that they’re just growing their business. 464 more words

Technology

Secrecy Surrounding Senate Health Bill Raises Alarms in Both Parties

WASHINGTON — As they draft legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Senate Republican leaders are aiming to transform large sections of the American health care system without a single hearing on their bill and without a formal, open drafting session. 1,262 more words

Daily News

Mobile gaming company Scopely raises $60M

 Scopely just announced that it has raised $60 million in Series C funding. The round was led by Revolution Growth, a firm led by former AOL executives Steve Case and Ted Leonsis (AOL owns TechCrunch), which targets startups outside Silicon Valley and New York. 27 more words

US Fed raises key rate to 1.0-1.25%, signals one more hike in 2017

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

In explaining this second rate hike of 2017 and plans for more increases in the coming months, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the move reflected the progress in the world’s largest economy, which continues to add jobs at a solid pace. 710 more words

Money Matters

US Fed Raises Short Term Rates

(Source: asia.citi.com)

What Happened

The Federal Reserve (Fed) raised the target range for the Fed Funds Rate by 25 basis points to 1.0-1.25% as widely expected. 602 more words

Money Matters

The 'Tesla of buses' raises $55 million from Al Gore's investment arm as it eyes an IPO

Electric bus startup Proterra just secured $55 million in a small financing round led by Generation Investment Management, an investment arm founded by former Vice President Al Gore in 2004. 51 more words

Chapter 1029 Raises ‘Freedom Isn’t Free’ Sign

Chapter 1029 of Yorktown, TX in Dewitt County has erected a lighted sign off a local highway in Cuero, TX declaring ‘Freedom Isn’t Free’.
https://vva.org/inside-vva-chapters/chapter-1029-raises-freedom-isnt-free-sign/