Instacart raises $225 million at $13.7 billion valuation – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Facing unprecedented growth, Instacart has secured new funding to keep up with demand. The San Francisco company announced today that it has raised $225 million in a round led by DST Global and General Catalyst. Existing investor D1 Capital Partners participated in the round, which brings Instacart’s valuation to $13.7 billion. Instacart will use…

India’s Khatabook raises $60 million to help merchants digitize bookkeeping and accept payments online – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Khatabook, a startup that is helping small businesses in India record financial transactions digitally and accept payments online with an app, has raised $60 million in a new financing round as it looks to gain more ground in the world’s second most populous nation. The new financing round, Series B, was led by Facebook…