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Everything But The House snags $30 mln Series B

Online real estate marketplace Everything But The House has raised $30 million in Series B funding. Greenspring Associates led the round with participation from return backers Greycroft Partners and Spark Capital. Also, EBTH has named Mandana Dayani as chief brand officer. Previously, Dayani served as vice president of Rachel Zoe Inc.

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Panorama Education snags $12 mln Series A

Boston-based Panorama Education, a provider of data analysis and feedback surveys for K-12 schools, has secured $12 million in Series A funding. The investors were Owl Ventures and Spark Capital. In conjunction with the funding, Jed Smith, co-founder and a partner at Owl Ventures and Andrew Parker, a general partner at Spark Capital, have been appointed to Panorama’s board.

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Behalf grabs $119 mln Series B in MissionOG-led round

New York City-based Behalf, a payments platform aimed at small and mid-sized businesses, has secured $119 million in Series B funding. MissionOG led the round with participation from Victory Park Capital, Maverick Ventures, Spark Capital and Sequoia Capital. In addition to the funding, Gene Lockhart, chair of MissionOG and former Mastercard CEO, has been added to Behalf’s board.

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Spark leads Series A for Andela

Spark Capital has led a Series A round of funding for Andela. Financial terms weren’t announced. Additional investors include Omidyar Network, LearnCapital and other leading investors from North America and Africa. Andela, of Lagos, Nigeria, is a selective technology training program in Africa.

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Sourcepoint scores $10 mln Series A

New York-based Sourcepoint, a content compensation platform for premium publishers, has raised $10 million in Series A funding. Spark Capital and Foundry Group led the round with participation from Greycroft and Accel Partners Europe.

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Therapy startup Talkspace snaps up $9.5 mln

Online therapy platform Talkspace has secured $9.5 million in Series A funding. Spark Capital and SoftBank led the round with participation from return backers Metamorphic Ventures and TheTime.

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Cybereason nabs $25 mln

Cambridge, Massachusetts-based cybersecurity company Cybereason has secured $25 million in Series B funding. Spark Capital led the round with participation from CRV and Lockheed Martin. In conjunction with the funding, Santo Politi, founder and general partner at Spark Capital, has been appointed to Cybereason’s board.

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Interactive Brokers to buy VC-backed Covestor

Interactive Brokers has agreed to acquire online investing marketplace Covestor. No financial terms were disclosed. Covestor’s backers included Union Square Ventures,Spark Capital, Amadeus Capital and Bay Partners.

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Hello Alfred collects $10.5 mln Series A

Boston and New York City-based subscription errand service Hello Alfred has raised $10.5 million in Series A funding. New Enterprise Associates and Spark Capital led the round with participation from Sherpa Ventures and CrunchFund.

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Socratic nets $6 mln Series A

New York City-based education company Socratic has secured $6 million in Series A funding. Shasta Ventures led the round with participation from Spark Capital and Omidyar Network. According to the company, the capital infusion will be used for growth.

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Splash inks $6 mln

Event-planning company Splash has raised $6 million in funding. Spark Capital led the round. Also, Splash has named Melissa Wallace as vice president of marketing.

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Spark Capital backs on-demand delivery service Postmates

San Francisco-based Postmates, an on-demand delivery service, has raised $16 million in Series B funding. Spark Capital led the round. In conjunction with the funding, Nabeel Hyatt of Spark Capital has been added to Postmates’ board of directors.

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