US-based electric scooter startup Bird extends latest funding round by $75m

A person rides a Bird Rides Inc. shared electric scooter in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Friday, April 13, 2018. Photographer: Bloomberg/Bloomberg

Electric scooter startup Bird said on Monday it had raised an additional $75 million in its Series D funding round, bringing the total to $350 million.

The California-based company also said it would acquire European peer Circ, without disclosing financial details of the deal.

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