Daily funding roundup - January 9th, 2019

Kristin Karaoglu · January 9, 2019 · Short URL: https://vator.tv/n/4cfd

Totle raised $1M; Yallacompare raised $8M; GAN transforms $15M; GreenLight Biosciences raised $50M

Totle: By aggregating the liquidity of the top decentralized exchanges, Totle is providing a ERC-20 token trading platform. Totle has raised $1 million in funding led by Arrington XRP, NEO Global Capital and Goren Helm Ventures.

Ajaib:  Ajaib is an online wealth platform that helps Indonesians protect and grow their money, starting with low minimums and no account fees. Ajaib  has raised $2.1 million from SoftBank, Y Combinator, Alpha JWC, Insignia Ventures Partners, and an undisclosed former Sequoia partner, says DealStreetAsia. Read more

Yallacompare: Yallacompare is the leading finance comparison site in the middle east with operations across 9 countries in the MENA region. Yallacompare has raised $8 million in funding led by STC Ventures, Wamda Capital and Argo Ventures. Read more

GeoSpock: GeoSpock provides intelligent, software solutions that addresses essential data challenges related to space, time, scale and speed. GeoSpock has raised £10 million ($12.7 million) in funding, including from Cambridge Innovation Capital, Parkwalk Advisors, Global Brain, 31Ventures, and KDDI Supership. Read more

Nreal: Nreal is developing augmented reality headsets that are the size of Ray Ban sunglasses. Nreal has raised $15 million in total funding, including a Series A round from Shunwei, Baidu’s video streaming unit iQiyi, China Growth Capital and others. Read more

GAN Integrity: GAN transforms the way compliance programs operate by bringing together all of your critical compliance systems, docs, and data into a single, fully-integrated platform. GAN has raised $15 million in Series B funding co-led by Aquiline Technology Growth and Edison Partners. Read more

Neosensory: NeoSensory gives people new senses via haptic feedback. NeoSensory has raised $10 million in Series A funding co-led by Excel Venture Management and DigiTx Partners, with participation from earlier backer True Ventures, Tao Capital, and numerous angel investors. The company has now raised $16 million altogether. Read more

GreenLight Biosciences: GreenLight Biosciences employs the Unconstrained Metabolism(R) technology platform to produce sustainable chemicals and fuels. GreenLight Biosciences has raised $50 million in new funding led by S2G Ventures, Baird Capital, Blue I/O, Continental Grain Company, Tao Capital Partners, and Alexandria Venture Investments. Read more

TaxJar: TaxJar is the leading technology solution for busy eCommerce sellers to manage sales tax and is trusted by more than 15,000 businesses and developers. TaxJar has raised $60 million in new funding from Insight Venture Partners. Read more

ClearMotion: ClearMotion’s road-sensing technology is enabling the next-generation user experience for cars. A venture-backed automotive technology company, ClearMotion has raised $115 million in Series D funding led by Franklin Templeton, with participation from Microsoft, Bridgestone, Qualcomm, World Innovation Lab, NewView Capital, Eileses Capital, and clients of J.P. Morgan Asset Management. Read more

Onit: Onit deploys Onit Apps to simplify business process automation and improve business productivity across all departments and industries. Onit has raised $200 million in funding from K1 Investment Management. Read more

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