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.
Sydney start-up TheBestDay has closed a $1M investment round to fund the launch of its social planning tools which make it easy for a group to agree on a time and place for an activity and for businesses to secure valuable group bookings. The deal led by OneVentures is a co-investment with members of Sydney Angels and the Sydney Angel’s Sidecar Fund.