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Existing backers also participated in the round, including Foundation Capital and Mountain Nazca.
MEXICAN ONLINE GROCER JÜSTO RAISES $65M IN GENERAL ATLANTIC-LED SERIES AMARY ANN AZEVEDOFEBRUARY 9, 2021TECHCRUNCH
I was reminded of that story this week when the news broke around Robinhood phoning its backers, seeking more than $1 billon.
GAMESTOP FUTURES RALLY AGAIN. SHOULD INVESTORS WORRY?BERNHARD WARNERFEBRUARY 3, 2021FORTUNE
Tiger Global Management led the round, which also saw participation from a slew of other investors including GGV Capital, Moore Specialty Credit, JAWS Ventures, and existing backers such as a16z.
DIVVY HOMES SECURES $110M SERIES C TO HELP RENTERS BECOME HOMEOWNERSMARY ANN AZEVEDOFEBRUARY 2, 2021TECHCRUNCH
She was elected to the House in November, becoming the first public backer of QAnon, an extremist ideology based on falsehoods, to win a seat.
Its backers include the likes of Sequoia, Bessemer, FirstMark, Rho Ventures and consumer credit reporting giant TransUnion.
DASHLANE TAPS JD SHERMAN, EX-HUBSPOT COO, AS NEW CEO, AS CO-FOUNDER EMMANUEL SCHALIT STEPS ASIDEINGRID LUNDENJANUARY 22, 2021TECHCRUNCH
Dozens of Republican lawmakers who subsequently voted against certification have lost support from many of their corporate backers.
MYPILLOW CEO SAYS BED BATH & BEYOND, KOHL’S, WAYFAIR ARE DROPPING HIS PRODUCTSTAYLOR TELFORDJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The 147 Republican lawmakers who opposed certification of the presidential election earlier this month have lost the support of many of their largest corporate backers — but not all of them.
LAWMAKERS WHO OBJECTED TO ELECTION RESULTS HAVE BEEN CUT OFF FROM 20 OF THEIR 30 BIGGEST CORPORATE PAC DONORSDOUGLAS MACMILLAN, JENA MCGREGORJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Israel Hayom, which is owned through an Adelson relative, has been a consistent backer of Netanyahu’s Likud coalition, an advocate of active Israeli settlement of the West Bank, and a foe of any Palestinian state.
SHELDON ADELSON, CASINO MAGNATE WHO INFLUENCED POLICY FROM D.C. TO JERUSALEM, DIES AT 87DONALD FRAZIERJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Initial financial backers for Alula include Chelsea Clinton’s Metrodora Ventures, BBG Ventures general partner Susan Lyne, and Bonobos cofounder Andy Dunn.
BACKED BY CHELSEA CLINTON’S VENTURE CAPITAL FUND, THIS STARTUP AIMS TO MAKE HAVING CANCER LESS LONELYRACHEL KINGJANUARY 11, 2021FORTUNE
Parler emphasizes that it doesn’t have a particular ideological affiliation, but much of the content on the platform is conservative, and the site also has conservative backers.
PARLER, THE “FREE SPEECH” SOCIAL NETWORK, EXPLAINEDREBECCA HEILWEILJANUARY 7, 2021VOX
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