US investors, including Scott Nolan of Founders Fund and Sam Altman of Silicon Valley startup accelerator Y Combinator, participated in this funding round.
Sequoia tops a list of investors with most number of portfolio companies in the billion dollar valuation club. Accel has seven unicorns, and it invested early in as many as five of them.
Canva revealed today that it’s grown to 600,000 registered users and now has US$3.6 million in fresh funds to help it grow.
Quid, a San Francisco-based data collection and visualization firm, has received a Series C funding of US$10 million from an international slate of investors, some well-known (see press release).