Payoneer secures $50 million investment led by Wellington Management

Payoneer Inc., a leading online payments company transforming the way businesses send and receive cross-border payments, is announcing that Wellington Management Company has led a $50 million investment in Payoneer.
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GoodWorld Raises $1.7 Million to Make Donations via Social Media Easy

Now, a startup aims to turn online “slacktivism” into activism. GoodWorld Inc. has raised $1.7 million in seed funding for technology that enables nonprofits to raise money easily from their followers on social media networks, including Facebook and Twitter today.
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EverCompliant Secures $3.5 Million in Funding Led by Carmel Ventures

EverCompliant, a provider of cyber risk intelligence and merchant fraud detection solutions, announced today that it has raised $3.5 million in Series A financing, led by Carmel Ventures, Nyca Partners and existing EverCompliant investor Joey Low from Star Farm Ventures.
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Peer-to-peer lending: from the people, for the people

SAVERS DO NOT get much in the way of interest from their banks these days. But a different logic seems to apply to borrowers, who still often pay double-digit rates for credit—if they can get it at all. That has attracted a number of outfits offering to connect those who need cash with those who […]
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Max Levchin’s Lending Startup Affirm Raises $275M In Equity And Debt

Affirm is looking to expand its lending business for online shoppers. The new lending startup from PayPal co-founder Max Levchin is today announcing it raised $275 million in debt and equity to do just that. The round was led by Spark Capital Growth, with additional participation from the mid-cap investment bank Jeffferies and Andreessen Horowitz. […]
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