Cendana Has Final Close On Institutional Seed Fund Of Funds

By Mark Boslet — 3 years ago

Cendana Capital announced the final close of a pair of seed-based fund of funds on Friday. The institutional seed investor now has raised $88.2 million and taken a position with nine investment partnerships. The final close announced Friday in a document filed with Securities and Exchange Commission was on $28.2 million raised by Cendana Capital L.P.

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Datadog Secures Series A

By Angela Sormani — 3 years ago

Datadog has secured a $6.2 million series A round of funding, co-led by Index Ventures and RTP Ventures, an affiliate of ru-Net Holdings. Existing investors IA Ventures, Amplify Partners, Contour Ventures and NYCSeed also participated. Datadog is an IT service based in New York City.

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Magnetic Attracts $10M

By Jonathan Marino — 4 years ago

Magnetic, the search retargeting company, has taken on $10 million in a Series B round led by Edison Ventures. The New York-based company didn’t have any difficulty finding VCs, however: other backers for the round included IA Capital Partners, NYC Seed, NYC Investment Fund, Jonathan Kraft, Neu Venture Capital and Charles River Ventures. PRESS RELEASE: […]

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DataSift Raises $7.2M From IA Ventures, GRP Partners

By Mark Boslet — 4 years ago

DataSift said it raised $7.2 million in Series A funding from existing investors GRP Partners and IA Ventures. The social data platform company, which will move into new offices in San Francisco’s SOMA district, will use the money to increase growth. PRESS RELEASE Social Data Platform Company DataSift Secures $7.2 Million in Funding Funds will […]

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Metamarkets’ Mighty Round, Khosla on as Advisor

By Jonathan Marino — 4 years ago

Metamarkets, the big data analytics firm, just completed a $15 million fundraising led by new investor Khosla Ventures. Existing investors, including IA Ventures and True Ventures, also participated in the round. Vinod Khosla will join the company as an advisor. The second round of funding for Metamarkets brings its total funding to $23 million. PRESS […]

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DataPop Raises Series B led by MK Capital

By Angela Sormani — 4 years ago

Digital marketing technology company DataPop has raised $7 million in Series B funding. MK Capital led the round, with participation from existing investors Rincon Venture Partners, IA Ventures, Momentum Ventures and Accelerator Ventures. PRESS RELEASE By delivering on the real promise of internet advertising, DataPop, a fast growing digital marketing technology company, has raised $7MM […]

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TransferWise Raises $1.3M From IA, Index, Max Levchin, Others

By Mark Boslet — 4 years ago

TransferWise said it raised seed funding of $1.3 million in a round led by IA Ventures, Index Ventures, PayPal co-founder Max Levchin and a group of strategic angel investors. The company operates a crowd-sourced money transfer service. PRESS RELEASE Game-changing money transfer service TransferWise lands 1.3 million dollars from leading smart finance investors London, United […]

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peHUB First Read

By Jonathan Marino — 4 years ago

Thursday’s First Read comes with some harsh words for the JOBS bill, some more harsh words from the CEO of OMGPOP, and why it isn’t too early to start thinking about water parks.

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SavingStar Inks $9M Round

By Staff Report — 4 years ago

Waltham, Mass.-based SavingStar, which allows users to link to special grocery store savings via mobile devices, has raised $9 million in Series C financing led by venture firm DCM. Flybridge Capital Partners, First Round Capital, IA Ventures also contributed to the round. PRESS RELEASE SavingStar, the only national fully digital grocery savings service, announced today […]

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Visual Revenue Visualizes Itself with More Funding

By Jonathan Marino — 4 years ago

IA Ventures and Softbank led a $1.7 million investment in Visual Revenue, the predictive analytics firm for online publishing, and were joined by the company’s existing investors. Visual Revenue concurrently announced new job opportunities in engineering at the firm.

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PlaceIQ Raises $4.2M From US Venture Partners, Valhalla, Others

By Mark Boslet — 4 years ago

PlaceIQ said it raised $4.2 million of Series A funding in a round with new investors U.S. Venture Partners and Valhalla Partners, and existing investors IA Ventures, kbs+p ventures, and angel investor Jerry Neumann. The ad targeting company moved from Boulder, Colo., to New York City. The company confirmed the news by tweeting the following […]

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