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US-based startup TaxBit secures US$ 100 to grow its crypto tax platform

US-based startup TaxBit

US-based cryptocurrency tax software platform and accounting firm, TaxBit raised US$ 100M in Series A funding round on 2 March 2021. Investors: Paradigm, Tiger Global and Smith, PayPal Ventures, Coinbase Ventures, Winklevoss Capital, world-renowned investor Bill Ackman, Anthony Pompliano, former Venmo COO Michael Vaughan, Galaxy Digital, Valar Ventures, Collaborative, Global Founders Capital, Album Ventures, TTV Capital and Original Capital among...

US-based Healthtech startup SpineZone raises US$ 12M in Series A

Healthtech startup SpineZone

US-based SpineZone, a startup that creates personalized exercise programs and treatment for neck and back pain, raised US$ 12M in Series A funding on 2 March 2021. Investors: The Series A funding was led by Polaris Partners and Providence Ventures, with participation from Martin Ventures. Purpose of funding: The funds will be utilized by SpineZone to expand its business via additional...

Indonesian start-up Xendit raises USD 64.6 Million

Jakarta, Indonesia based Xendit has raised USD 64.6 Million in a Series B round on 2nd of March, 2021, led by Silicon Valley heavyweight Accel. The company has raised a total of USD 64.7 Million in funding over 4 rounds. Investors: The acquisition of USD 64.6 Million was held in a Series B funding round led by Accel and Y...

San Francisco based start-up Airbyte raises USD 5.2 Million

California, US-based start-up Airbyte has secured 5.2 million funds on the 2nd of March, 2021, in a seed round led by Accel.  Investors: The acquisition of USD 5.2 million took place in the seed funding round led by Accel, along with other investors like Y Combinator, 8VC, LiveRamp, Safegraph CEO Auren Hoffman, Datavant CEO Travis May and Allain Rossmann, the...

San Francisco based startup Retail Zipline raises US $30 million in Series B

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Retail Zipline,  a SaaS platform that provides store communication solutions, announced early in March 2021 that it has raised USD 30 million in its Series B funding round that was led by Fifth Wall. Investors:  The company, according to data from Crunchbase, had cumulatively raised around USD 9.6 million in two of its previous rounds. The latest round brings its total...

The push for a Greener Economy

green economy

If you are a regular reader then you surely must have come across the term Green Economy being used repeatedly over the past few years. Only two years ago did we get to witness the remarkable speech of climate change activist Greta Thunberg blasting world leaders for not doing enough to address climate change. It is because climate change...

Berlin-based start-up Flink raises USD 52 Million.

Germany based start-up Flink has secured USD 52 million funds on 2nd March 2021 in a seed round led by Target Global. Investors: The acquisition of USD 52 million funds took place in the seed funding round led by Target Global and previous investors like North zone, Cherry Ventures and TriplePoint Capital. What the funding is for: The fresh funding would...

London based HR start up Humaans raises USD 5 Million

England, UK based start-up HR Start-up Humaans has secured USD 5 Million in a seed funding round on 2nd of March, 2021, led by Mattias Ljungman's Moonfire, Frontline Ventures, former head of stripe issuing, Lachy Groom and Intercom Co – Founder Des Traynor Investors: The acquisition of USD 5 Million was held in a seed round led by various investors...

The Essence of Being Human in an Automated Future

The Essence of Being Human in an Automated Future

The workplace of tomorrow is rapidly evolving and has become pretty uncertain. Be it robots stealing the jobs of the waiters or computers attending to consumer complaints, the rate at which technology is disrupting the world is exponential. Amidst this fast-paced world, are humans losing their essence while coping up with technology? In the 2018 documentary, "Do You Trust This...

US-based drone manufacturer raises US$ 170M in Series D

US-based drone manufacturer raises Series D

US-based Skydio, a drone manufacturer and leader in autonomous flight, raised US$ 170 million in Series D funding on 1 March 2021. Investors: The funding round was led by Andreessen Horowitz’s Growth Fund with participation from existing investors Linse Capital, Next47 and IVP, along with new investor UP Partners. This brings the total funding raised to over US$ 340 million...