Zuora to acquire Leeyo to help customers cope with upcoming accounting rules changes

Zuora, the company that helps customers deal with subscription billing, and counts cloud companies like Box, Okta and DocuSign as customers, announced its intent to acquire Leeyo Software, Inc., a pri

Silverfin, a ‘connected accounting platform,’ raises $4.5M Series A led by Index

<a target="_blank" href="">Silverfin</a>, a startup out of Ghent, Belgium (of all places) that offers a "connected accounting platform" to help businesses stay on top of th

Alibaba faces U.S. investigation into its accounting practices

Alibaba's accounting methods are under investigation in the U.S.. The Chinese e-commerce giant, which went public in 2014 in the largest NYSE IPO in history, quietly disclosed that the SEC is looking

Xero Raises $111M And Hires New U.S. Lead For Its Cloud-Based Accounting Business

New Zealand-founded accounting software firm Xero has raised a $110.8 million round of capital to grow its business in the North American market. Xero -- which provides online accounting software f

AuditFile Raises $3M To Offer Task Management For Accountants

To expand, the company is increasing the size of its sales force and building out its app so that it can be used for internal corporate audits, in the hopes that it can become a killer app for finance

YC-Backed Abacus Wants To Make Expense Reports Obsolete

Expense reports are a special kind of hell. Employees are often stuck wondering when, if ever, they will get reimbursed. Managers and accountants, on the other hand, have to deal with extra paperwork

Xero Zeros In On Another $150M To Do Battle With Intuit In The World Of Online SMB Accounting Software

Nearly a year after Peter Thiel, Matrix Partners and others <a href="

With 1.5M Users In Total, Wave Begins Mobile Payments Beta Via iOS App For Its Free Accounting Software

Toronto-based Wave, the free cloud accounting platform that has since expanded into payroll and other business-focused applications, today announced the beginning of its mobile payments beta program.

Japanese Cloud-Based Accounting Software Startup Freee Raises $2.7M In Series A Funding From DCM And Infinity Venture Partners

Japanese startup <a target="_blank" href="">freee</a>, which provides online accounting software for small businesses, announced that it has raised $2.7 million in Series A fund

With 500K Users, Wave Rebrands To Tell The World It Isn’t Just About Free Accounting Anymore

Toronto-based startup Wave Accounting is shortening its name and broadening its vision today, with a newly-launched web presence under its new Wave banner. The startup found its footing offering free

Peter Thiel Invests (Again) In Xero’s $16.6M Round

Online accounting software maker Xero has raised a new $16.6 million round of funding from existing investors — including PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel, whose most famous investment, Facebook, just

Wave Accounting Raises $5 Million In Series A

<a href="">Wave Accounting Inc</a>. has just closed $5 million in financing, in a Series A round led by Charles River Ventures, with the participation of OMERS Ventures. The