financial planning

  • Tidemark Continues To Sail Along With $25M In New Funding

    Tidemark Continues To Sail Along With $25M In New Funding

    Tidemark, the cloud financial planning platform announced $25 million in additional funding today along with some new growth numbers. Existing investors Greylock Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, Redpoint Ventures, Tenaya Capital, and Silicon Valley Bank all participated in the round along with new investor, fellow cloud company Workday. Today’s investment brings the total raised to… Read More

  • Tidemark’s Latest Release Uses Big Data To Help Finance Look Forward Instead Of Back

    Tidemark’s Latest Release Uses Big Data To Help Finance Look Forward Instead Of Back

    Tidemark announced the latest update to its cloud financial planning platform today, one that mixes big data from internal and external sources to give customers a way to predict what’s going to happen next, rather than simply report on what’s happened. Tidemark CEO Christian Gheorghe says today, too many companies are looking at their financials and not seeing the whole… Read More

  • Anaplan App Hub Wants To Bring Open-Source Sharing Ethos to Financial Planners

    Anaplan App Hub Wants To Bring Open-Source Sharing Ethos to Financial Planners

    Anaplan has always been focused on changing the way financial planners do their work, moving it from Excel spreadsheets to a cloud service. Today, the company announced Anaplan App Hub, an online store/community for sharing financial planning apps. Anaplan has been called an Excel killer by some because it wants to take financial planning out of the static spreadsheet and move it into the cloud… Read More

  • Anaplan Rakes in $100M In Series D Funding And Announces Anaplan Hub

    Anaplan Rakes in $100M In Series D Funding And Announces Anaplan Hub

    It’s a busy week for Anaplan: They open their user conference later today, announced $100M in new funding and introduced Anaplan Hub, a marketplace where customers can share and find pre-designed planning models ready to adapt and use. Company president and CEO, Frederic Laluyaux said you could think of the Hub like an app store for planners, but instead of containing apps or music… Read More

  • Tidemark Adds Finance Playbooks And $32M In New Funding

    Tidemark Adds Finance Playbooks And $32M In New Funding

    Tidemark, a business financial forecasting startup, today announced a major upgrade to their product and another $32M in funding. The product update, which CEO Christian Gheorghe described as a major upgrade, allows you to model the old board books, full of Excel spreadsheets. But because you are in a digital format, instead of a static printed book or .pdf, you can drill down into any… Read More

  • Easy Budgeting App Level Launches Android Version

    Easy Budgeting App Level Launches Android Version

    Out of all the financial planning apps I’ve tried, Level is one that I like best. The app, which bills itself as a “real-time money meter” has data visualizations that let me know at a glance how much money I have left to spend and still stay within my budget. I also appreciate the way it automatically draws up a recommended financial plan that includes recurring payments from… Read More

  • It’s Not Just For Women Anymore: LearnVest Brings Financial – And Now Investment – Planning To Everyone

    It’s Not Just For Women Anymore: LearnVest Brings Financial – And Now Investment – Planning To Everyone

    LearnVest, a TechCrunch50 startup originally aimed at teaching women to become more financially savvy when it debuted back in 2009, has come a long way in the years since. Following its $19 million Series C from Accel and others last July, the company has expanded its focus to be more inclusive. It’s no longer just for women – it’s now for anyone who normally… Read More