Melbourne tech company Buildkite has closed a $28 million funding round led by US VC OpenView with General Catalyst, delivering a valuation of more than $200 million. It’s the first raise the company’s undergone since a $200,000 seed round when it was founded in 2013. It has just 26 staff, here and in the US. Buildkite… Read more »
Airbnb property management startup Hometime just scored $6 million from a new VC fund that offers debt
William Crock, co-founder of Hometime. Sydney-based Airbnb property management services company Hometime has landed a $6 million debt and equity funding deal with Australian technology venture capital firm OneVentures It’s the first deal from the new $100 million OneVentures Fund, launched less than 12 months ago. The fund is a partnership between OneVentures and Viola,… Read more »
Melbourne-founded AmazingCo, a startup whose platform allows users to plan special events and outings online, has raised $2.3 million in a funding round led by Rampersand VC.
Melbourne FinTech startup Clover, an automated investment advice platform, has announced the raising of a seed funding round by a number of investors including superannuation fund Equipsuper. Though the startup wasn’t willing to reveal the exact amount, Startup Daily was able to confirm that Clover raised over $1 million.
Airbnb has finalised a funding round of $1.5 billion, led by General Atlantic with participation from Tiger Global and Hillhouse Capital. The round, one of the largest private rounds to date, puts the company’s valuation at $25.5 billion.
Melbourne-based location services specialist Bluedot Innovation has raised AUD$2.5 million in its latest oversubscribed funding round.
E-Commerce platform BigCommerce have announced that they have just closed a $40 million dollar funding round from US venture fund Revolution Growth.