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Seven-year-old Founders Fund isn’t a typical venture firm. It thinks Monday meetings are for suckers. It recoils from the idea that it should help startups do their hiring. (That’s a core function of a startup, as far as the firm is concerned.) Meanwhile, its billionaire co-founder, Peter Thiel, whose ambition is funding startups with the [...]
Palantir Technologies, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based developer of analytics platforms for financial and intelligence clients, has raised $90 million in Series D funding at a $735 million valuation, according to TechCrunch.
Existing shareholder The Founders Fund led the round, and was joined by Youniversity Ventures, Glynn Capital, Ulu Ventures, Jeremy Stoppleman and Ben Ling. No mention of existing shareholders In-Q-Tel or Reed Elsevier Ventures.
The company previously raised around $82 million.