Tiger Global Management

  • Eventbrite Raises $60M Round Led By Tiger Global Management

    Eventbrite Raises $60M Round Led By Tiger Global Management

    Event registration and ticketing service Eventbrite announced earlier today that it has raised $60 million in new funding. The round was led by Tiger Global Management, which previously led Eventbrite’s $50 million Series E. New investor T. Rowe Price also participated. In the funding press release, CEO Kevin Hartz argues that “live experiences are the new luxury good”… Read More

  • A Big Deal For The Middle East, Daily Deals Site Cobone Acquired By Tiger Global Management

    A Big Deal For The Middle East, Daily Deals Site Cobone Acquired By Tiger Global Management

    After months of speculation that its backer Jabbar Internet Group were shopping around for a sale, the leading Middle Eastern daily deals site Cobone has been acquired by investment firm Tiger Global Management. The size of the deal remains undisclosed, though my understanding is that the figure of $40 million that’s been touted building up to this sale isn’t far off the… Read More

  • GetJar CEO Ilja Laurs Explains Why They Just Raised $25 Million (TCTV)

    GetJar CEO Ilja Laurs Explains Why They Just Raised $25 Million (TCTV)

    GetJar, the independent, cross-platform app store provider, this morning announced that it has raised $25 million in Series C funding from Tiger Global Management and longtime backer Accel Partners. I caught up with founder and CEO Ilja Laurs at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to talk about how his business has grown since the last time I did a video interview with the charismatic… Read More