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E-commerce site Jet raises $140 mln

Stealth e-commerce startup Jet announced it has raise $140 million in new funding led by Bain Capital Ventures. Also participating in the round are Accel Partners, Coatue Management, General Catalyst Partners, Goldman Sachs, Google Ventures, MentorTech Ventures, New Enterprise Associates, Norwest Venture Partners, Silicon Valley Bank, Temasek, Thrive Capital and others.

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Skimlinks racks up $16 mln Series C

Skimlinks, a content monetization platform for digital publishers, has received $16 million in Series C funding. Frog Capital led the round with participation from return backers Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments, Greycroft, Sussex Place Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank.

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BlueVine snags $18.5 mln

BlueVine, which provides working capital financing to small businesses, has received $18.5 million in funding. 83North (formerly Greylock IL) and Lightspeed Venture Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Silicon Valley Bank and Correlation Ventures. Also, BlueVine has named Ido Lustig as vice president of risk management. The company has also added Stewart Wilkinson to its board of directors while Raymond Stern and Taher Behbehani will join BlueVine’s advisory board.

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Union Square Ventures leads $20 mln growth investment in Work Market

Union Square Ventures has led a $20 million growth investment in Work Market, which provides software-as-a-service for companies to help manage and pay freelance and independent contractors from a single platform. Other investors in the funding include Spark Capital, SoftBank Capital, Industry Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank.

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ThermiAesthetics fetches $9 mln

ThermiAesthetics will receive $9 million in debt financing from Cypress Growth Capital and Silicon Valley Bank. According to terms of the transaction, Cypress will provide $4 million in royalty-based growth funding to ThermiAesthetics while SVB will provide up to $5 million in a senior secured loan. Based in Southlake, Texas ThermiAesthetics is an aesthetic tech firm.

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CutisPharma picks up funding from Ampersand

CutisPharma has raised an undisclosed amount of equity funding from Ampersand Capital Partners. Silicon Valley Bank provided a senior credit facility to CutisPharma as part of the transaction. In addition to the financing, Ampersand’s Eric Lev and David Parker have been added to CutisPharma’s board of directors. Based in Wilmington, Mass., CutisPharma is a specialty pharmaceutical firm focused on developing value-added kits for the compounding pharmacy sector.

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Khosla Ventures leads $22 mln round for Scribd

Subscription book service Scribd has received $22 million in funding. Khosla Ventures led the round with participation from other investors such as Redpoint Ventures, Charles River Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank. In addition to the financing, Keith Rabois has been added to Scribd’s board as an observer.

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Hired attracts $15 mln Series B

Job marketplace Hired has closed $15 million in Series B funding. The investors were Silicon Valley Bank, Comcast Ventures, Lumia Capital, Crosslink Capital, Sierra Ventures, SoftTech and SherpaVentures. According to the firm, the capital will be used for growth and expansion.

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Kaminario pulls in $53 mln

Kaminario has received $53 million funding. The investors included Sequoia Capital, Pitango, Globespan, Tenaya, Mitsui, Silicon Valley Bank and Lazarus Hedge Fund. Based in Boston, Kaminario is an all-flash array storage provider.

Mobile ad tech firm Fiksu snags $10 mln

Boston-based mobile marketing products provider Fiksu has received $10 million in funding from Silicon Valley Bank. According to the company, the capital will be used for global expansion and product development.

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EverTrue scores $8 mln Series B

Boston-based EverTrue, a social donor management platform, has closed $8 million in Series B funding. Bain Capital Ventures led the round with participation from Silicon Valley Bank.

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Insightpool nabs $4 mln Series A

Atlanta-based audience cultivation and conversion platform Insightpool has received $4 million in Series A funding. TDF Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank led the round. In addition to the funding, the company has hired Tom Deluca as president of media and consumer markets.

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Silicon Valley Bank backs Zyga

Zyga Technology has closed $10 million in funding. The investors included Silicon Valley Bank. Based in Minnetonka, Minnesota, Zyga is a provider of minimally invasive solutions for the spine.

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Hootsuite picks up $60 mln

Vancouver-based social relationship platform Hootsuite said Thursday that it has secured $60 million in funding. An unnamed Boston-based asset manager led the round with participation from Accel Partners, Insight Venture Partners, OMERS Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank.

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FieldAware raises $24 mln

FieldAware said Wednesday it raised a $24 million funding round. Summit Bridge Capital led the round with support from Silicon Valley Bank, while existing investors OpenView Venture Partners, Atlantic Bridge Partners and Oyster Capital Partners also participated. FieldAware, based in Plano, Texas and Dublin, provides cloud-based field service automation SaaS solutions.

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