Reddit"s $150 Million Raise Gives Platform $1.7 Billion Valuation

Reddit, the popular social news aggregation, web content rating and discussion website that bills itself as "the front page of the internet," is valued at $1.5 billion. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 19th, 2017

Reddit Reportedly Looking to Raise $150 Million at a $1.7 Billion Valuation

The company's previous investors include Marc Andreessen, Peter Thiel, and Snoop Dogg......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 19th, 2017

Reddit to Raise Capital, Valuing Company at $1.7 Billion or 85 Times Sales

  Content originally published at Bloomberg is reporting that Reddit was seeking to raise $150m in new funds, placing the company's valuation at a staggering $1......»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 17th, 2017

Slack Is Said to Be in Talks to Raise $500 Million

The office messaging company is not yet profitable, but new funding could raise its valuation to $5 billion as it faces rivals like Microsoft’s Teams......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJun 15th, 2017

Coinbase To Become First Bitcoin Startup

Digital currency exchange startup Coinbase is set to raise somewhere around $100 million at a valuation of more than $1 billion, according to The Wall Street Journal. The report com.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 5th, 2017

Uber Rivals Look To Raise Massive Rounds

With ridesharing giant Uber mired in controversy, two of its competitors are eyeing fresh funding. Lyft, Uber’s main rival in the US, is targeting a $500 million fundraise at a $6 billion valuation, according to Th.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 3rd, 2017

Term Sheet — Friday, February 24

On deals and dealmakers. FRIDAY!Scoop: Roku is in advanced discussions to raise at least $200 million in new funding at a post-money valuation of approximately $1.5 billion, according to sources familiar with the situ.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 24th, 2017

Morning Agenda: Frontier Airlines Listing, MF Global Case Closes

The airline, which offers low prices with legroom to match, is preparing an initial public offering, and aims to raise $500 million at a valuation of about $2 billion......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 6th, 2017

Frontier Airlines Is Said to Hire Banks to Plan Stock Debut

The no-frills passenger airline is looking to raise $500 million in its initial public offering, implying a valuation of about $2 billion......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 5th, 2017

Airbnb Raises $555 Million in New Funding Round

Home and apartment rental startup Airbnb has just raised $555 million in a new round of funding, confirming rumors the company was seeking to raise a total of $850 million in equity funding and boosting its valuation to roughly $30 billion. Hom.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksSep 23rd, 2016

Nutanix"s valuation drops after initial IPO pricing terms set

Nutanix Inc. disclosed Monday initial terms for its initial public offering, in which the business cloud services company could raise as much as $209.3 million. A regulatory filing said the unicorn company--private startups valued at over $1 billion--is .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 19th, 2016

Altice Boosts IPO Offering By 37% To Raise Up To $2 Billion

Cable company Altice USA Inc. increased Wednesday the number of shares it will sell in its initial public offering by 37% to 63.9 million shares, to raise up to $1.98 billion, from 46.6 million shares last month......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 21st, 2017

Vice landed a blockbuster valuation of $5.7 billion and $450 million in fresh cash — but Disney didn"t put in more money

Getty/Dimitrios KambourisVice Media announced on Monday that it had closed a $450 million investment from private equity firm TPG, as the millennia.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2017

Here"s the Y Combinator unicorn herd that Reddit wants to join

Y Combinator earlier this year projected that the total raised by its alumni would pass $100 billion in total valuation this year, but about two-thirds of that is concentrated in a small number of "unicorns" that have gone through the accelerator......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

Tintri"s IPO target range sets it up for a "down round" valuation

Virtualized storage business Tintri has set a target range for its upcoming IPO that could value it at about half what it was thought to be worth two years ago. The Mountain View company hopes to raise up to $125 million by selling about 10 million .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Vice Media secures $450 million investment from private-equity firm TPG

Vice Media secures a $450 million investment from TPG, which gives the digital media company a valuation of around $5.7 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2017

Reddit to raise funds, pegging start-up value at $1.7 billion

Despite the site's popularity, Reddit has struggled to find a sustainable business model.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 17th, 2017

Would Amazon pay $9 billion for Slack?

Slack is at a crossroads: If it closes a reported $500 million round of funding at a $5 billion valuation it will likely remain independent, appeasing CEO and co-founde.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 16th, 2017

After Losing $700 Million Last Year, Tesla"s Valuation Is $60 Billion. Here"s Why

It's a huge discrepancy, but it actually makes sense......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 14th, 2017

Pinterest Raises $150 Million at a $12 Billion Valuation

The new funding round will probably delay any plans for an IPO......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 7th, 2017

Pinterest Raises Valuation to $12.3 Billion With New Funding

The digital scrapbook company raised $150 million, to improve its visual-search-and-recommendations technology and expand, easing pressure on it to go public......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJun 6th, 2017