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7 May 2015

Spark Capital heads up $275m round for fintech company Affirm

lighter-fireworks-5-1415127-m Venture investor Spark Capital Growth has led a hefty $275m funding round for financial technology company Affirm, which is headed up by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin. New investors Jefferies and Andreessen Horowitz and existing backers Khosla Ventures and Lightspeed Venture Partners also led the round, which consists of debt and equity financing. Affirm aims to[...]

24 February 2015

Spark leads $35m Series C in delivery startup Postmates

news_postbox.lrg US venture capital firm Spark Capital has led a $35m Series C financing round in on-demand delivery service Postmates.

12 December 2014

eToro lands $27m Chinese and Russian funding

coins China’s Pin An Ventures and SBT Venture capital have lead a $27m financing round in social investment network eToro.

20 November 2014

Kik collects $38.3m Valiant-led Series C, buys GIF messenger Relay

Kik Venture capital-backed chat network Kik has pulled in a $38.3m Series C financing round amid picking up GIF messenger Relay.

31 October 2014

Spark makes first Brazil deal through $41.7m injection in VivaReal

brazil-sao-paulo-2_sq US venture Capital Firm Spark Capital has completed its first deal in Brazil, leading $41.7m Series C financing round in real estate portal VivaReal.

29 October 2014

Spark head Philips leads $64m financing round for investment company Wealthfront

economy-crisis-2-1157866-m Founder of Spark Capital Jeremy Philips has led a $64m funding round for automated investment service Wealthfront.

21 October 2014

Benu lands $27.7m from VCs, hires Dino Di Palma as CEO

money-437272-m Liberty Global Ventures has joined existing private equity firms in the $27.7m financing round for networking solutions company Benu Networks.

31 July 2014

Spark and Highland re-up $25m in Series B funding for travel website

traveller-921297-m Venture capital firms Spark Capital and Highland Capital Partners Europe have laid down $25m in a Series B funding round for travel company GetYourGuide.

28 May 2014

Spark Capital launches $375m growth fund

Westview Boston Venture capital firm Spark Capital is seeking $375m for its new fund, according to a document filed with US securities regulators.

1 April 2014

Union Square, Spark back $15m Kitchensurfing Series B round

chef cooking restaurant Union Square Ventures and Spark Capital have backed a $15m Series B financing round for chef community marketplace Kitchensurfing.

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