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The financing round values the workplace chat service operator at $5.1 billion, up from $3.8 billion the last time.
WeWork has filed a lawsuit against UrWork in New York, saying it copied parts of its name and logo.
SoftBank will spend $3b to buy shares from WeWork directly and from current shareholders.
Latest round is expected to value the firm at more than $5 billion.
SoftBank Group Corp. invested $300 million in WeWork Cos., a person familiar with the matter said, an influx of cash that values the New York-based coworking giant at more than $17 billion. The investment from SoftBank is the first in what will probably be a much larger stake, said the person,… Read more »
The investment was led by Sequoia Capital.
Airbnb Inc. said it has raised $555.5 million in new funds as the company. This round, which values the San Francisco-basedcompany at $30 billion, could eventually reach $850 million.
Tech startups are increasingly touting a mix of less common financial metrics, even as their public counterparts move more toward generally accepted accounting principles.
Several tech investors have adopted Snapchat in the last six months or so as a way to reach millennials, who aren’t readily tethered to e-mail and phone calls.
The New York-based shared-office startup, raised $430 million from Chinese investors as it prepares to expand throughout Asia.