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  • Crunch Report | Symphony Messaging App Joins the Unicorn Club

    It’s Day 2 from Disrupt New York, Symphony joins the Unicorn Club, you can now sort Instagram stories by location and scientists 3D-printed ovaries and made mouse babies. All this on Crunch Report. Read More

  • Symphony, a messaging app backed by Wall St, gets $63M at a $1B+ valuation

    Symphony, a messaging app backed by Wall St, gets $63M at a $1B+ valuation

    Symphony, a secure messaging app that counts 15 of the world’s biggest banks among its investors and 200,000 paying customers, has raised a new tranche of funding to fuel its expansion into new markets. Symphony has closed in on $63 million; and according to sources close to the company, the startup is now valued at over $1 billion — confirming our reporting from December. Read More

  • Symphony, the messaging app backed by Wall St, is raising at a $1B+ valuation

    Symphony, the messaging app backed by Wall St, is raising at a $1B+ valuation

    Symphony, a secure messaging service backed and used by 14 of the biggest banks on Wall Street, is raising up to $200 million in a new round of funding with a pre-money valuation over $1 billion, TechCrunch has learned. The funding will come from existing investors, along with a new backer, the government of Singapore via its investment arm (which includes Temasek and GIC). Symphony has… Read More

  • Enterprise messaging app Symphony adds voice, video and key app integrations

    Enterprise messaging app Symphony adds voice, video and key app integrations

    Symphony, the enterprise messaging app that counts a number of major investment banks among its investors and customers, is today taking the wraps of a run of new features that catapults the app into the next level of productivity solutions. The company is adding new voice, video and screen sharing features in the form of a new product called Symphony Meetings, and it is also… Read More

  • Symphony Secures $100M From Google And Other Investors

    Symphony Secures $100M From Google And Other Investors

    Symphony, the secure cloud-based communications platform, announced today that it has received a $100 million round from a list of investors that includes Google, Inc. Google’s part in the investment was first reported last week by the Wall Street Journal, but the search giant was also joined by Lakestar, Natixis, Societe Generale, UBS and existing investor Merus… Read More

  • Wall Street-Backed Symphony Wants To Revolutionize Financial Services Communication

    Wall Street-Backed Symphony Wants To Revolutionize Financial Services Communication

    The company’s backers include a who’s who of Wall Street financial companies: Bank of America Merrill Lynch, BNY Mellon, BlackRock, Citadel, Citi, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, Jefferies, JPMorgan, Maverick, Morgan Stanley, Nomura and Wells Fargo. Last fall, these companies contributed $66M to finance Symphony, and using that money, purchased Perzo, a… Read More

  • A Symphony of printers

    Here’s a fun video made by Kingston University design graduates Tom Wrigglesworth and Matt Robinson. They used 8 HP inkjet printers to make a clever time-lapse video. No word on how much it cost in ink to produce this. Read More