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24 July 2014

Shasta, Founders Fund in $3.6m financing for Australian website design platform

pattern Shasta Ventures and Founders Fund have joined a $3.6m funding round for website design platform Canva.

22 July 2014

Founders Fund, Thrive Capital, 406 Ventures in hefty $40m Series B for real estate tech-platform

keys-478176-m Founders Fund and Thrive Capital have re-upped in a $40m funding round for tech-driven real estate platform Urban Compass.

16 May 2014

Health insurance startup Oscar snags $80m

medical monitor Health insurance startup Oscar has secured $80m in a Series A round led by Formation8 Partners co-founder Joe Lonsdale.

13 May 2014

Index Ventures, Richard Branson back Bitcoin startup BitPay

bitcoin Venture capital firm Index Ventures has led a $30m Series A round for Bitcoin startup BitPay.

18 March 2014

Founders Fund, Andreessen Horowitz lead $33m Series A for AltSchool

Micro-school network AltSchool has raised $33m in a Series A round of funding, which was led by Founders Fund and Andreessen Horowitz.

7 March 2014

Benchmark Capital collects $34m for eighth Founders Fundp

dollars roll_sq Veteran early-stage venture firm Benchmark Capital has pulled in more than $34m for what appears to be a final close of its latest Founders Fund.

7 March 2014

Founders Fund general partner Sean Parker steps down

boardroom2_lrg Founders Fund partner Sean Parker has left the San Francisco-based venture capital firm, which has just closed its new fund on $1bn.

6 March 2014

Thiel’s Founders Fund cements place among venture big guns with $1bn fund close

The venture capital firm co-launched by PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel has pulled in a weighty $1bn for its fifth fund.

27 January 2014

Founders Fund seeks $750m for new fund

dollar envelope money Facebook investor and payPal co-founder Peter Thiel’s venture capital firm Founders Fund is reportedly seeking $750m for its new fund.

18 December 2013

Planet Labs raises $52m ahead of Flock 1 launch

sub-orbital-spacecraft Satellite startup Planet Labs has raised a massive $52m Series B round from new and existing investors.

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