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Bain Capital Ventures raises $850 million

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Bain Capital Ventures raised $850 million for its two latest funds. The company started to raise the funding around two months ago, according to TechCrunch.
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Kenshoo raises $20 million in funding led by Bain Capital

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Kenshoo is a digital marketing software company that has raised $20 million in funding led by Bain Capital Ventures with participation from existing investors Sequoia Capital, Arts Alliance and Tenaya Capital. Bain Capital Ventures partner Deepak Sindwani is joining Kenshoo’s board of directors.

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Thoma Bravo acquires TravelClick for $930 million

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Thoma Bravo has agreed to acquire cloud-based hospitality solutions company TravelClick from Genstar for $930 million. TravelClick’s software enables hotels to optimize performance and grow revenue. TravelClick was acquired by Genstar and Bain Capital Ventures in 2007. TravelClick has more than doubled revenue and EBITDA since the acquisition.
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Chrome River raises $17 million in Series C

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Chrome River is a company that has developed expense management and invoice processing software. Chrome River has raised $17 million in Series C funding led by Bain Capital Ventures with participation from existing investors First Analysis and Argentum.
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Bain Capital to buy out Macromill

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Bain Capital is going to acquire Macromill. Macromill is an Internet research company in Japan. The company is listed on Section I of the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Ropes & Gray and Japanese counsel Mori Hamada is representing Bain Capital in a 51.4 billion yen ($501 million) leveraged tender offer deal for all of the outstanding shares of Macromill.
[Source: PE Hub]

TapCommerce Raises $10 Million

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TapCommerce is a startup that sells app engagement ads.  The company has raised $10.5 million in Series A funding led by Bain Capital Ventures and RRE Ventures.  Previous investors Metamorphic Ventures, Eniac Ventures, and Nextview Ventures also participated in this round.  Some of TapCommerce’s customers includes Fab, eBay, and Jackthreads.  App engagement ads encourages mobile users to open apps that they already have on their devices again-and-again.

Gainsight Raises $20 Million In Series B

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Gainsight has raised $20 million in a Series B round of funding led by Bain Capital Ventures. Existing investor Battery Ventures and new investor Summit Partners also participated in this round. Gainsight is a customer success enterprise company that enables customer-driven companies proactively manage retention and reduce unexpected churn. The Gainsight platform uses big data analytics to evaluate sales data, usage logs, support tickets, and other customer intelligence to offer users with actionable insights and recommended best practices.  Gainsight’s software can be integrated with leading CRM systems including, Oracle Sales Cloud, Netsuite, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, SalesLogix, and Siebel.

Project Management Software Company Wrike Raises $10M

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Wrike is a startup that was founded in 2006 that has raised $10 million in funding.  Around 4,000 organizations are paying Wrike to use their project management software at a rate of $4 per employee per month.  Bain Capital Ventures has invested $10 million into the company.  Last year, TMT Investments put $1 million into the company.
[Source: AllThingsD]