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Stripe will use the funds to fuel growth in key overseas markets such as Southeast Asia and India
Uber must meet its self-imposed deadline of an IPO next year or a shareholder provision that would lift transfer restrictions on shares could create a chaotic market of buying and selling Uber stock.
A Chinese government database showed that Facebook had gained approval to open a subsidiary, but the registration has since disappeared.
Investors poured $3.5 billion into scooter- and bike-rental startups globally for the first half of 2018, according to data firm CB Insights.
Lightspeed is eyeing a business expansion to Southeast Asia and wants to add investments in cryptocurrency, biotech, new TV streaming services and even cosmetics companies.
The possibility of a regulatory crackdown has caused unease in the startup world.
The round was led by Sequoia Capital and joined by investors Accel, B Capital, CRV, Sound Ventures, Greycroft and e.ventures.
The round was led by investors General Atlantic and Access Technology Ventures, as well as home construction company Lennar Corp.
With its second-ever investment in an enterprise software company, the massive fund is seen to broaden its portfolio beyond consumer tech firms such as Uber and DoorDash.
The deal signals a shift for Uber toward a wider set of transportation options in urban centres.