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Allbirds Secures $100M Series E Down Round

Allbirds secured $100 million at a valuation of $1.56 billion if all Series E shares authorized are issued. The environmentally friendly footwear manufacturer is previously backed by Fidelity Management & Research, Baillie Gifford, T. Rowe Price, and Tiger Global...

Feature Company: Desktop Metal

Feature Company: Desktop Metal

3D metal printing never looked so cool... Desktop Metal is a leader in mass production and turnkey additive manufacturing solutions, offering the fastest metal 3D printing technology in the market. The most recent $160 million Series E round was led by Koch Disruptive...

Affirm Just Authorized $460M Series G Round

Affirm has just authorized $460 million which will push the valuation north of $4 billion if all Series G shares are issued. The consumer finance company is previously backed by Ribbit Capital, Lightspeed Ventures, Spark Capital, Founders Fund, Fidelity Management and...

Feature Company: DigitalOcean

Feature Company: DigitalOcean

Cloud computing done right... DigitalOcean, the cloud for developing modern apps,  joined the Prime Unicorn Index in the quarterly reconstitution. The most recent $50 million Series C round was led by Access Industries, with participation from Andreessen Horowitz...

Feature Company: Upgrade

Feature Company: Upgrade

A neobank you should know about... Upgrade is an online lending platform that joined the Prime Unicorn Index in the quarterly reconstitution. The most recent $40 million Series D round was led by Santander InnoVentures and follows $82.54 million raised for Series C....

ACV Auctions Secures $55 Million Series E-1 Round

ACV Auctions Secures $55 Million Series E-1 Round

ACV Auctions secured $55 million at a valuation of $1.75 billion if all Series E-1 shares authorized are issued. The online automotive marketplace for dealers is previously backed by Tribeca Venture Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, Bain Capital, Fidelity...

Feature Company: Verkada

Feature Company: Verkada

There is nothing like the sense of security... Verkada is a cloud-based enterprise video security company that joined the Prime Unicorn Index in the quarterly reconstitution. The most recent $80 million raise for Series C valued the company at $1.46 billion; and...

Feature Company: Udemy

Feature Company: Udemy

The power of knowledge... Udemy is an educational online platform that joined the Prime Unicorn Index in the quarterly reconstitution. The most recent $50 million Series E round was led by Benesse Holdings and follows $65 million raised for Series D. The terms...

SpaceX Fuels Into a $42 Billion Valuation

SpaceX secured $1.9 billion at a valuation of $42 billion for their Series N round. The rocket and spacecraft company was founded by Elon Musk in 2002 and has been making history ever since. SpaceX has gained worldwide attention for a series of historic milestones. It...

Media Mentions

Reuters: Temasek-backed fitness app ClassPass eyes $1 billion valuation in new funding round

The company will issue 22.7 million ‘Series E’ shares as part of the funding round, according to a securities filing obtained by Reuters from analytics firm Lagniappe Labs.

San Francisco Business Times: S.F. commercial real estate software firm scores big raise, looks to double staff

Ribbit Capital, Felicis Ventures and Zigg Capital joined the Series C fundraise, which follows a $6 million Series A and $25 million Series B round in 2018. It had a valuation of $168 million after the Series B, and Prime Unicorn Index said the new valuation is about $490 million.

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