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Zenefits receives $66.5 million in funding

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Zenefits has raised another $66.5 million in funding from investors a few months after its first capital-raising. Zenefits was given a valuation of $500 million before the new investment.
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Datalogix receives $45 million in Series C funding

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Datalogix has raised $45 million in Series C funding. You may recognize Datalogix because social networks work with this company to convince large companies that advertising works on its platforms. Datalogix is used to detect when ads drive brick-and-mortar sales. Datalogix is used by Facebook and Twitter.

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Online lending website Prosper raises $70 million in funding

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Prosper is a website where individuals that are looking for loans are connected to people that are interested in providing them. Prosper has raised $70 million in funding from private equity firm Francisco Partners. Institutional Venture Partners and Phenomen Partners also participated in this round. David Golob, an executive at Francisco, will join Prosper as a director.
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Display Ad Tech Company AdRoll Raises $70M In Series C

AdRoll is an online advertising retargeting company that has raised $70 million in funding in Series C funding. AdRoll plans to use the funding for acquisitions and to expand globally. AdRoll has now raised a total of $89 million.
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General Assembly receives $35 million

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General Assembly is an education company that teaches people how to program and design. The company has raised $35 million in Series C funding led by Institutional Venture Partners (IVP). General Assembly has now raised a total of $49.3 million.

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Domo raises $125 million in funding

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Domo is an enterprise software company that has raised $125 million in funding. TPG’s investment company arm TPG Growth led this round of funding. Other investors that participated in this round include Salesforce.com, T. Rowe Price, Fidelity Investments, Morgan Stanley, Viking Ventures, Dragoneer Investment Group, GGV Capital, Greylock Partners, Institutional Venture Partners, and Mercato Partners.

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One Kings Lane raises $112 million in funding

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One Kings Lane is a home goods e-commerce company that has raised $112 million in funding. One Kings Lane launches new deals every day and they generally last 72 hours. The sales on the website have different themes such as “Ralph Lauren Home” and “Black and White Photography.” One Kings Lane was founded by Susan Feldman and Alison Pincus five years ago. Alison Pincus is the wife of Zynga founder Marc Pincus.
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Indiegogo raises $40 million

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Indiegogo is one of the largest crowdfunding platforms today and handles campaigns in a way that is similar to Kickstarter. What distinguishes Indiegogo different from Kickstarter is that projects can still keep the amount that is pledged even if they do not hit their goals. However, Indiegogo keeps a larger commission. Indiegogo also supports charitable causes unlike Kickstarter.

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