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The world’s largest advertising retargeting platform — AdRoll — has secured $US70 million in funding in a round lead by Foundation Capital and which includes investors such as Institutional Venture Partners (IVP), Northgate Capital, Performance Equity and Glenmede. With the new money secured, priorities include cross-device integration and further global

Ad tech outfit Integral Ad Science has raised $US27 million in its latest round of funding led by Sapphire Ventures, with Cross Creek Advisors also involved along with Integral’s existing investors August Capital, Pelion Venture Partners and Atlas Venture. The company also received a debt facility of $US40 million from

Online money transfer service WorldRemit has raised $100m in a Series B funding round led by Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV), with participation from existing investor Accel Partners. It is the second major funding announcement in recent weeks in the money transfers market following the news that Andreessen Horowitz back Transferwise collected

Crowd sourcing platform DesignCrowd,  announced that it has closed a new $6M ‘Series B’ capital raising in a round lead by Daniel Petre and Craig Blair’s news Australian venture capital firm AirTree Ventures. Existing investor Starfish Ventures  which previously tipped $6M into the company  is also participating and the new round brings DesignCrowd’s

Local services marketplace Oneflare today announced that it has secured an additional million dollars in funding, and will use the cash to expand its team, ramp up sales and marketing activities and investigate offshore opportunities. The company is a marketplace connecting sellers in over 200 business categories — such as

Invoice2go, an invoicing app for small business owners, has raised USD $35 million in financing from Accel Partners and Ribbit Capital. The company has also appointed Greg Waldorf as new Invoice2go CEO. He was the CEO-in-Residence at Accel Partners. The company is the number one invoicing app in the App

The marketing tech boom continues. The VC community has doubled down on InsideSales.com, raising its commitment to the company to over $US140 million following a $US100 million Series C round of funding. Polaris Partners and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers are the key investors this time. The investment values the business

Predictive media optimisation outfit Kenshoo has raised $US20 million in an apparently tightening money market, securing a valuation of between $US400 and $US500 million dollars. That’s a hefty increase on its valuation of $US300 just 18 months ago when it raised $US12 million. The raising was lead by Bain, which