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Greycroft Partners raises $200 million

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Greycroft Partners has raised $200 million in funding as part of the Greycroft Growth fund. Around a year ago, Greycroft closed a $175 million fund. Some of Greycroft’s recent wins include Maker Studios and Klout. This new funding round will let Greycroft put larger amounts into late-stage companies.

Boxed receives $6.5 million from Greycroft, First Round, and Signia

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Boxed is a mobile commerce startup that has raised $6.5 million in a Series A round of funding from Greycroft Partners, First Round Capital, Signia Venture Partners, ENIAC Ventures, Social Starts, Box Group, former Facebook COO Owen Van Natta and former Zynga COO David Ko.

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Wochit receives $11.2 million in funding

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Wochit is a video creation platform company that has raised $11.2 million in funding. The company raised the funding to roll out its text-to-video technology to any publisher that is looking for more ways to put more video in front of the audience. This round of funding was led by Marker LLC with participation from previous investors Cedar Fund, Greycroft Partners, and Redpoint Ventures. Some of Wochit’s customers include Forbes, AOL, and Yahoo! Wochit also has its own branded channels for news content.
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Connectivity raises $6.35 million in Series A funding

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Connectivity is a customer intelligence software-as-a-service company that helps business identify their best customers, analyze customer opinions, and recognize their competition. Connectivity’s platform helps businesses identify customer segments and future growth opportunities. Connectivity works with a user base of over 92,000 businesses.

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Azimo raises $10 million in Series A

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Azimo is an online money transfer startup that has raised $10 million in Series A funding. This round of funding was led by Greycroft Partners with participation from Frontier Investments Group, eVentures, TA Ventures, RI Digital Ventures, and KRW Schindler Investments.
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Isabel Lerer launches The Dodo with almost $2 million in seed funding

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The Dodo is an animal focused website that has launched this week. The website was co-founded by Isabel Lerer. Isabel’s father Ken is known for being a co-founder of The Huffington Post and works as the chairman of BuzzFeed and Betaworks.
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Maker Studios Raises $26 Million In Additional Series C Funding

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Maker Studios is a YouTube channel network that has raised $26 million in additional Series C funding from several international investors.  The total Series C round is now set at $62 million, which brings the company’s total funding at $70 million.
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Sulia Raises $6 Million

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Sulia is a service that used to be a filtering service within the Twitter ecosystem.  Last year, Sulia turned into a standalone subject based social network.

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