fundings

  • Dynamic Yield, A Tricksy Content Server, Raises $12.25 Million From Marker LLC

    Dynamic Yield, A Tricksy Content Server, Raises $12.25 Million From Marker LLC

    In an era of finely-tuned advertising efforts are on the rise and web organizations that don’t consist of underpaid college grads at Buzzfeed-esque puppy mills are waning, there is a movement afoot to create customized and A/B tested content at all times. That’s what Dynamic Yield hopes to do and they just raised another $12.25 million to do it. Read More

  • Krablr Raises $5 Million From Sequoia, Scranton Angels

    Krablr Raises $5 Million From Sequoia, Scranton Angels

    Krablr, a real-time crab pricing engine for amateur fishermen, has raised $5 million from Sequoia Partners with Strumpo Kildare and Scranton Angels as secondary investors. The company, founded in 2013 by Stanford Alums Wilson Poney and Paul Paulson Black III, had a seed round of $3 million supplied by Michael Arlington’s CrUnd and Wobbly-Door Ventures in Palo Alto. Read More

  • On The Road To An IPO, Wayfair Picks Up $157M

    On The Road To An IPO, Wayfair Picks Up $157M

    On the way to an initial public offering later this year, the home furnishing online retail juggernaut Wayfair has picked up $157 million in a new round of funding. The online retailer is mum about who’s doing what with whom as far the plans for a public offering are concerned, but The Wall Street Journal is reporting¬†that Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, Allen & Co. and Bank of America are… Read More

  • Credit Karma In The Market For At Least $60 Million

    Credit Karma In The Market For At Least $60 Million

    Riding a wave of investor interest in new consumer-facing banking, trading, credit, and lending services, the online credit marketplace¬†Credit Karma is looking to raise at least $60 million in its latest round of funding, according to several people familiar with the company’s plans. The company is one of a new breed of consumer facing financial applications and services that have… Read More

  • ImageBrief, A Crowdsourcing System For Stock Photos, Closes $700,000 Round

    ImageBrief, A Crowdsourcing System For Stock Photos, Closes $700,000 Round

    ImageBrief, a request-based stock photo marketplace that aims to give Getty a run for its money, has raised a $700,000 round from Square Peg’s Paul Bassat and Justin Liberman as well as other Australian investors. The company, originally based down under, has thus far raised $2.2 million. Read More

  • The Power Of AngelList Revealed In Its New Look: 978 Deals, 48 Acquisitions

    The Power Of AngelList Revealed In Its New Look: 978 Deals, 48 Acquisitions

    Having found traction (in 2011, 500 startups and 2,500 investors joined the community, with a total of 12,500 introductions resulting), AngelList is now on a mission to capitalize on its position and become a more advanced resource for early-stage companies. (See its experimentation with a new pitch deck format.) Today, AngelList added some cool new features to its homepage (sign out if… Read More