Post Tagged with: "Chernin Group"

SoundCloud Raises $60 Million at a $700 Million Valuation
/ January 27, 2014 5:38 pm
SoundCloud Raises $60 Million at a $700 Million Valuation

TechCrunch reports that SoundCloud has raised $60 million at a $700 million valuation in its Series D round. The funding round was led by Institutional Venture Partners with the Chernin Group, and participation from previous investors including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, GGV Capital, Index Ventures and Union Square Ventures. SoundCloud’s goal is to be the number one audio platform on the web. . Read More

AllThingsD: AT&T in Talks with Chernin Group for Joint Bid for Hulu
/ June 6, 2013 11:12 am
AllThingsD: AT&T in Talks with Chernin Group for Joint Bid for Hulu

AllThingsD reports that AT&T is in talks with the Chernin Group about a possible joint bid to acquire Hulu, the premium video site, according to sources close to the AT&T. In addition to its phone business, AT&T offers broadband and television services through its U-verse service making it a well-positioned candidate for the acquisition. . Read More

Hispanic YouTube network MiTú closes round led by Chernin and other digital media luminaries
/ December 12, 2012 10:05 am
Hispanic YouTube network MiTú closes round led by Chernin and other digital media luminaries

Multi-channel YouTube network MiTú, which exclusively addresses Latino audiences, has obtained financing from the Chernin Group and some other very interesting investors. Read More

Chernin invests $10m for 20+% stake in OTT giant Base79
/ November 13, 2012 3:46 pm
Chernin invests $10m for 20+% stake in OTT giant Base79

The Chernin Group has invested $10 million in Base79, a U.K.-based online media company that operates 550 YouTube channels, in exchange for an estimated 20-28 percent stake. Read More

Qatar Holding invests in Chernin Group, reportedly $100m
/ November 8, 2012 1:05 pm
Qatar Holding invests in Chernin Group, reportedly $100m

The Chernin Group announced it has secured “a significant equity investment” from Qatar Holding LLC. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but reports value the deal at about $100 million. Read More

L.A.-based Scopely secures $8.5m for mobile social apps
/ September 20, 2012 4:03 am
L.A.-based Scopely secures $8.5m for mobile social apps

Scopely, the Los Angeles-based developer and publisher of mobile social applications, has secured $8.5 million in seed funding led by Anthem Venture Partners. Read More

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