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  • Investors Inject Another $8 Million Into Open Source Software Company Talend

    Investors Inject Another $8 Million Into Open Source Software Company Talend

    Talend, a global provider of open source data solutions, this morning announced it has raised another $8 million in Series D financing. Their previous funding round was closed in January 2009, when the company raised $12 million. Existing investors Balderton Capital, AGF Private Equity and Galileo Partners all chipped in again, bringing Talend’s total of funding secured to date to… Read More

  • Spotify competitor Deezer raises €6.5 million Series B round

    Spotify competitor Deezer raises €6.5 million Series B round

    [France] Music search and discovery engine Deezer has raised €6.5 million in a second round of financing, bringing the total amount invested in the French upstart to approx. €12.2 million. The additional capital was raised from from AGF Private Equity and CM-CIC Capital Privé, thus joining the historical shareholders who make up the DOTCORP Asset Management funds. Deezer is one of the… Read More

  • Deezer Raises $9.5 Million More For Free Music Search And Streaming Service

    Music search and discovery engine Deezer has raised €6.5 million ($9.6 million) in a second round of financing, bringing the total amount invested in the French upstart to approx. €12.2 million ($18 million). The additional capital was raised from from AGF Private Equity and CM-CIC Capital Privé, thus joining the historical shareholders who make up the DOTCORP Asset Management… Read More

  • eRepublik Raises €2 Million For Social Strategy Gaming Platform

    Madrid, Spain-based eRepublik, makers of what the startup refers to as a ‘massive online social strategy game’ (MOSS), has just raised €2 million – approx. $2.8 million – in Series A funding from AGF Private Equity. The company had previously raised up to €750,000 in seed funding from the VC firm and a host of angel investors, bringing the total invested to… Read More

  • More Validation For Open Source Software: Talend Raises $12 Million

    More Validation For Open Source Software: Talend Raises $12 Million

    Open source data integration software maker Talend has raised $12 million in Series C financing from Balderton Capital and previous investor AGF Private Equity. Balderton’s Bernard Liautaud is joining their Board of Directors. The company says its flagship product, Talend Open Studio (demo video), has seen over 3.3 million downloads so far, and Talend boasts about having 400 paying… Read More