T. Rowe Price Associates

T. Rowe Price Associates

T. Rowe Price Associates

San Francisco Chronicle

Checkr adds ongoing screening for gig economy workers

Taxis
$140,000,000 Venture capital (Series C)
PE Hub , FinSMEs

Gusto procures $140 mln Series C

Messaging
VentureBeat

Checkr and Uber built a service to monitor workers' background records

Taxis
Xconomy

SMA Day: AveXis Gene Therapy Creeps Forward as Biogen Drug’s Sales Slow

Health Science
$100,000,000 Venture capital (Series C)
PE Hub

Checkr raises $100 mln in round led by T. Rowe

Messaging Data leaks
@eladgil via TechCrunch

Background checks pay for Checkr, which just rang up $100 million in new funding

Funding Employment
FinSMEs

Checkr Raises $100M in Series C Funding

Funding
Bloomberg Business , Xconomy

Novartis to Buy AveXis in $8.7 Billion Gene-Therapy Deal

Health
$100,000,000 Venture capital (Series C)
FinSMEs , PE Hub

RefleXion Medical Raises More Than $100M in Series C Funding

Funding Health
TechCrunch

Small businesses love free stuff, so Gusto is giving them free HR Basics

Apps & Services
TechCrunch

Used car site Vroom lays off staff, 25%-50% says source, as it halts Dallas and Indiana operations

Self driving cars
Business Insider

Gusto has hired former DocuSign CFO Mike Dinsdale and has an unusual plan to 'train' him

Robotics Funding Strategy
ZDNet

Coupa Software buys AI firm Deep Relevance

Cloud Funding
$117,500,000 Private equity
PE Hub

Private aviation company Wheels Up rakes in $117.5 mln

$8,500,000 Private equity
PE Hub

Quanterix Corp raises $8.5 mln in a private placement

Messaging
$76,000,000 Venture capital (Series F)
FinSMEs , PE Hub , NoCamels

Vroom Raises $76M in Series F Funding Round

$11,000,000 Venture capital (Series C)
vcaonline , Tnooz , PE Hub

Venture Capital Access Online | Venture Capital News

Business Insider

The CEO of startup Gusto is taking four employees on an 11-city trip ... in a Winnebago

Employment City life
VentureBeat

Gusto now lets businesses set up 529 college savings plans for employees

Costs People
Acquisition
GlobeNewswire News Room

Coupa Acquires Spend360 to Modernize Processes for Data Analysis