Visually picks up $3.3 mln in Crosslink-led round

Visually, a provider of on-demand creative services for companies, has received $3.3 million in funding. Crosslink led the round with participation from investors that included 500 Startups, Mitch Kapor Foundation and SoftTech VC.


ToutApp scores $15 mln Series B

Sales platform ToutApp has secured $15 million in Series B funding. Andreessen Horowitz led the round with participation from previous backers Sigma West, Founder Collective, 500 Startups and the Launch Fund. In addition to the funding, Scott Weiss of Andreessen Horowitz has been appointed to ToutApp’s board of directors.


Ribbit Capital leads Series C round for ContaAzul

ContaAzul, a provider of accounting and invoicing solutions for small businesses in Brazil, has secured Series C funding. No financial terms were disclosed. Ribbit Capital led the round with participation from Tiger Global Management, 500 Startups, Monashees Capital and Valar Ventures.

SkyGiraffe fetches $3 mln

Menlo Park, California-based SkyGiraffe, a provider of enterprise mobility solutions, has raised $3 million in Series A funding. Trilogy Equity Partners led the round with participation from previous backer 500 Startups.


FullContact picks up $7 mln

FullContact has secured $7 million in funding in a round led by Foundry Group with participation from 500 Startups and Blue Note Ventures. Based in Denver and Latvia, FullContact is a provider of unified contact data for consumers and API developers.


Iterable scores $1.2 mln seed

San Francisco-based Iterable, a provider of email marketing solutions, has secured $1.2 million in seed funding. The investors included Merus Capital, 645 Ventures, TEEC Angels and 500 Startups.


Bustle racks up $15.5 mln

Bustle, a news site that focuses on women, has closed $15.5 million in funding. General Catalyst Partners led the round with participation from Time Warner Investments, Rothenberg Ventures, 500 Startups and The Social+Capital Fund. Also, the company has appointed Neil Sequeira, managing director at General Catalyst Partners, to its board.


Data company Mattermark raises $6.5 mln, Feld joins board

Mattermark, which provides a data platform used by investors to track private companies, has raised a $6.5 million Series A round that was led by Foundry Group. The San Francisco-based company was founded in 2013 and has now raised $11.3 million in total funding. Participating in the Series A was many of the company’s seed-stage investors, including 500 Startups, Andreessen Horowitz, Data Collective, Sherpa Ventures, Felicis Ventures, New Enterprise Associates, Version One Ventures and many individuals, including Jeff Lawson, Carter Rabasa, Damien Tanner, Daniel Clark, Eileen Burbidge, Elliot Loh, Enrico Pandian, Eric Ries, Ullas Naik and others. As part of the Series A round, Brad Feld, managing director of Foundry, has joined the Mattermark board.


ChangeTip rings up $3.5 mln seed

San Francisco-based ChangeTip, a bitcoin-enabled social media tipping platform, has secured $3.5 million in seed funding. Pantera Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included Bold Start Ventures, DCG, CryptoCurrency Partners and 500 Startups.


Carousell snags $6 mln Series A

Carousell, a lifestyle marketplace app, has received $6 million in Series A funding. The investors were Sequoia India, Rakuten Ventures, Golden Gate Ventures, 500 Startups and serial entrepreneur Darius Cheung. According to the company, the capital will be used for expansion.


Child care marketplace CareLulu pulls in $1.7 mln

Online child care marketplace CareLulu has closed $1.7 million in seed funding. Khosla Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Crunchfund, The Startup Factory and 500 Startups. According to the company, the capital will be used for personnel hiring and market expansion.


Parenthoods picks up more than $1.3 mln

San Francisco-based local parenting community Parenthoods has received more than $1.3 million in funding, a company spokesperson confirmed. Slow Ventures led the round led by with participation from other investors that included Lowercase Capital, Liberty City Ventures and 500 Startups.


Metamorphic backs travel search engine Wanderu

Wanderu has raised $5.6 million in Series A funding led by Metamorphic VenturesAlta Ventures also joined the round, which included 500 Startups, Barbara Corcoran Venture Partners, and individual investors Craig Lentzsch (former CEO of Greyhound), John Balen (general partner at Canaan Partners) and Brad Feld (managing director at Foundry Group), among others. The Boston-based company previously raised a $2.4 million round led by Alta Ventures. Wanderu, which targets Millennials, provides travel search engine services for bus and train rides.

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