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  • Bessemer Backs Better-Savings Startup Betterment With $3 Million

    Betterment, a financial savings startup which launched last May at TechCrunch Disrupt, raised $3 million in a series A financing led by Bessemer Venture Partners. The Anthemis Group, Thomas Lehrman, and other angel investors also participated. Betterment aims to disrupt the financial savings industry by letting customers invest their savings in a carefully-selected blend of stock and bond… Read More

  • Here Comes The French Invasion: Bessemer Puts $7 Million Into Ad Retargeting Startup Criteo

    In the online advertising world, one of the hottest trends right now is what is known as ad retargeting. The idea is simple. When you visit a retailer’s or other advertiser’s Website, it drops a cookie on your browser and the next time it sees you pop up on another site it loads an ad from that retailer. You’ve already expressed interest in that advertiser by visiting… Read More

  • Exclusive: Soluto Raises $6.2M From Bessemer To Make Your PC Run Better

    Israeli startup Soluto has closed a healthy $6.2 million second round of financing led by Bessemer Venture Partners and joined by Giza Venture Capital. This is on top of the $1.6 million round the company raised a year ago from Proxima, bringing the total amount of capital invested in the company close to $8 million. The company, which is aggressively keeping its operations hidden from the… Read More