Tag: platform

Decentriq raises $15M to expand its data clean rooms platform

Did you miss a session at the Data Summit? Watch On-Demand Here. Data clean rooms, a buzzy term that’s gained currency among the enterprise in recent years, refers to a secure environment where customer data is anonymized, processed, normalized, and stored. The concept is designed to balance privacy with utility, helping to aggregate data from…


SME lending platform Validus acquires Citi Singapore’s CitiBusiness loan portfolio  – TechCrunch

Validus, a Singapore-based lending platform for small and medium-sized enterprises, is acquiring CitiBusiness’ loan portfolio for an undisclosed amount to bolster its top-line revenue and customer base and expand its growing loan book.  Nikhilesh Goel, co-founder and CEO of Validus, told TechCrunch that Validus expects to create synergies with the loan portfolio of CitiBusiness, Citi…


Real-time data tracking platform Applied XL nabs $3.5M

Did you miss a session at the Data Summit? Watch On-Demand Here. New York-headquartered Applied XL, a startup that focuses on building algorithms to help enterprises with real-time data tracking, today announced it has raised $3.5 million in seed funding. Companies across industries, regardless of the size, remain flooded with information. Some data is relevant,…


Strategy execution platform Cascade raises $29M

Did you miss a session at the Data Summit? Watch On-Demand Here. Cascade, a strategy execution platform used by companies such as Johnson & Johnson, American Express, and AstraZeneca, has raised $29 million in a series A round of funding. Founded in 2014, Cascade essentially targets the strategy consultation market, which it said is worth…


Riding an API to platform status – TechCrunch

Welcome to The TechCrunch Exchange, a weekly startups-and-markets newsletter. It’s inspired by the daily TechCrunch+ column where it gets its name. Want it in your inbox every Saturday? Sign up here.  Happy Saturday, friends; I hope you are well. As you read this, I have scooted back to my regular digs up in the Northeast, leaving sunny New Orleans…


Kenya-based Powered by People gets $5 million seed to scale operations of its wholesale e-commerce platform – TechCrunch

A wholesale e-commerce platform based in Kenya with hubs in the Americas, Asia and Europe, Powered by People, has secured $5 million in seed funding to increase its transaction volumes by growing the number of small brands using its B2B online marketplace to reach international buyers. The equity funding was led by Susa Ventures and…