The Broadsheet for March 20.: Good morning, Broadsheet readers! The hottest market in telemedicine is women in menopause, Glossier hits unicorn status, and news on a pair of female investors dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs of color. Have a wonderful Wednesday. * Investing in women. Today's your day, entrepreneurs--lots of big news from female founders. We have stories below on Grab, Glossier, Cleo, Birchbox, and newcomer Rory, a women-led vertical from telehealth startup Ro that focuses on the massively underserved needs of women in or approaching menopause.
The iBuyer startup Opendoor has raised $300 million, bringing its valuation up to $3.8 billion. The latest funding round was led by General Atlantic, a previous investor, and companies including Hawk Equity, SoftBank, Fifth Wall Ventures and GGV Capital took part as well, according to TechCrunch. The firm has now raised $1.3 billion in equity and has about $3 billion in debt financing to buy in properties. Outside agents did land a victory against Opendoor [...]
BOISE, ID, AppDetex has raised $10 million in Series B equity financing.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Leader in mobile workforce management, today announced the closing of a $28 million Series B funding round led by M12.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Leading growth marketing platform for cross-channel customer engagement, has raised $50 million in Series C funding.
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Edison Partners said March 20 that it led a $26 million funding round for NS8, an ecommerce security and website performance company. PRESS RELEASE PRINCETON, NJ (March 20, 2019)--Edison Partners, the g [...]
HarbourVest Partners has invested in three funds managed by Corsair Infrastructure Partners, the infrastructure business of Corsair Capital. The three funds focus on aviation, port, and road sectors. Corsair [...]
ESJ Capital Partners acquired the four-building Barrett Business Center from Pope & Land Real Estate and plans to undertake a comprehensive renovation process of the property.
Should independent financial advisors help clients invest directly in real estate? RealCrowd's REAllocate is on the cusp of launching an advisor-centric platform to help them do just that.