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Blinkist strenghtens its Board along with raising $18.8m Series C financing led by Insight Venture Partners

– GERMANY, Berlin – Blinkist, the micro-learning app and platform providing personal and professional development, today announces it has raised a Series C round of $18.8 million, led by Insight Venture Partners, with participation from existing investors Greycroft, IBB Bet and e.ventures, to expand its global operations.… => Read full post

SharesPost adds Jehan Chu and Peilung Li to Board along with raising $15m Series C funding led by LUN Partners and Kenetic Capital

– USA, CA – SharesPost, Inc., a leading liquidity provider to the private technology growth asset class, today announced it has closed a $15 million Series C round led by LUN Partners and Kenetic Capital.… => Read full post

Nginx announces David Campbell to its Board along with raising $43m Series C financing led by Goldman Sachs Growth Equity

– USA, CA – NGINX, Inc., the company based on the popular open source project and offering a suite of technologies designed to develop and deliver modern applications, has raised $43 million in Series C funding led by Goldman Sachs Growth Equity (GS Growth), a platform within Goldman Sachs’ Merchant Banking Division.… => Read full post

SigFig announces Paul Stamas to its Board along with raising $50m Series E funding led by General Atlantic

– USA, CA – SigFig, a financial technology company for banks, advisors, and consumers, today announced that it has raised $50 million in Series E funding.… => Read full post

Veriff adds Simon Levene and Taavet Hinrikus to Board along with raising $7.7m Series A financing led by Mosaic Ventures

– ESTONIA, Tallinn – Veriff, the online identity verification startup, raises a $7.7M series A round. The company uses the investment to further develop its SaaS product and expand to the US market, while making the world’s most advanced ID verification available for SMEs.… => Read full post