Daily funding roundup - October 4, 2021

Kristin Karaoglu · October 4, 2021 · Short URL: https://vator.tv/n/532e

Ladder raised $100M; Stable landed $46.5M; GraphWear secured $20.5M

Ladder: Ladder is a Palo Alto, Ca.-based digital life insurance startup focused around flexible term life insurance policies. Ladder has raised $100 million in Series D funding co-led by Thomvest Ventures and OMERS Growth Equity. Read more

Sunday: Sunday is a Boulder, Co.-based lawn care startup. Sunday has raised $50 million in Series C funding led the round Bond, with participation from earlier backers Sequoia Capital, Forerunner Ventures, and Tusk Ventures. Read more

Beacon: Beacon is a U.K.-based digital supply chain and freight platform maker. Beacon has raised $50 million in Series B funding led by Northstar.vc. Upper90 also participated, as did earlier backers Jeff Bezos, Marc Benioff, and the venture firms 8VC and Expa. Read more

Stable: Stable is a Chicago-based insurance startup that says it's aiming to minimize businesses’ risk due to volatile commodity prices. Stable has raised $46.5 million in Series A funding led by Greycroft. Notion Capital, Anthemis, Continental Grain and earlier backers Syngenta and Ascot also participated in the financing. The company has now raised roughly $50 million altogether. Read more 

GraphWear: GraphWear is a Bay Area-based company that makes a continuous glucose monitoring wearable. GraphWear has closed a $20.5 million Series B round led by Mayfield, with participation from MissionBio Capital, Builders VC and VSC Ventures. Read more 

Ontop: Ontop is a Miami-based startup that helps enterprises streamline their international hiring and payment processes by managing contracts, documents, taxes, regulatory compliance and payments. Ontop has raised $20 million in Series A funding co-led by Tiger Global and Point72 Ventures, with participation from the SoftBank  Opportunity Fund. Read more 

Autoleap: Autoleap is a  Toronto-based company that makes software for auto repair businesses. Autoleap has raised $18 million in Series A funding. Bain Capital Ventures led the round, joined by earlier backer Threshold Ventures. Read more 

Jurny: Jurny is a L.A.-based hospitality tech company sells its software to independent hotel brands, as well as vacation and short-term rental properties. Jurny has raised $9.5 million in fresh funding led by Mucker Capital. Read more

PixieBridge: PixieBridge is a New York-based free Chrome extension that allows users to modify the interface of any website. PixieBridge has raised $3.5 million led by NEA. Read more 

Orchest: Orchest is a Palo Alto, Ca.-based maker of tools for data scientists so they can develop, iterate and deploy data pipelines without having to rely on an infrastructure or engineering teams. Orchest has raised $3.5 million in seed funding co-led by Gradient Ventures and Basis Set Ventures. Read more 

ModernLoop: ModernLoop is a San Francisco-based startup whose software aims to help teams automate and streamline their recruiting operations. ModernLoop has raised $3.3 million in seed funding led by Accel. Other investors include Webb Investment Network and executives from Brex and Zoom. Read more

If you are interested in being included in our funding roundup, submit your press release or blog post about your financing round to kristin@vator.tv. If you want a longer write-up, please do give us a couple of days heads up. If you'd like to be included in our Today's Entrepreneur column, please send me your Vator profile.

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Kristin Karaoglu

Woman of many skills: Database System Engineer; SplashX event producer; Author of Startup Teams

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