Round the Clock Acquisitions: Feb 20 2008

February 20th, 2008 at 12:00 am


Midweek.  Blist, a fun spreadsheet maker featured in the recent DEM) has announced some seed funding.   Gimado, recently out of court is also announcing some loose change.

Business as usual. 


Blist, a browser-based database management application, has raised $6.5M in Series A from Frazier Technology Ventures and Morgenthaler Ventures.

Gimado, a free music search engine, is announcing its seed funding, from an undisclosed investor. The funding amount is $300,000, and comes just weeks after the site was first launched.

Peanut Labs has just announced a $3.2 million Series A round of funding from Leap Frog and BV Capital.

TrialPay, a San Jose, Calif.-based developer of a payment platform that allows a company’s customers to access premium content and services by participating in relevant offers, has raised $12.7 million in Series B funding. Index Ventures led the round, and was joined by Atomico Ventures, "former PayPal executives," and return backers Battery Ventures, Ron Conway and Bob Pittman.

Jackpot Rewards, a Newton, Mass.-based online shopping rewards company, has raised $16.7 million in Series A funding. Backers include Jack Connors, founder of Hill Holiday; Peter Lynch of Fidelity Investments, Cluck Clough, former chief investment strategist for Merrill Lynch; and Tom McDonnel, CEO of DST Systems.


Thanks to TechCrunch, GigaOm, Mashale and PEHub