Patreon picks up $60 mln Series D

Patreon, a patronage platform that supports artists, has secured $60 million in Series D funding, according to a blog post on its site. Glade Brook Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included Hannibal Buress, Serj Tankian, Thrive Capital, Initialized, Index Ventures, DFJ, Freestyle Capital and Charles River Ventures.