The privately held music streaming service is said to be courting Goldman Sachs and others in a $400 million dollar fundraising round.
Chinese e-commerce giant invests $200 million in the 3-year-old ephemeral message service, sources confirm.
New funding would double the social discovery startup's valuation since its last round in May, sources tell the Wall Street Journal.
Ride-sharing startup in talks to raise $250 million, and maybe as much as $500 million, the New York Times reports.
Shazam says that it has over 100 million monthly active mobile users and has added more tracks to its music catalog.
Ride-sharing startup is close to a $1 billion funding round that would give it a valuation as high as $40 billion, Bloomberg reports.
Prominent venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz and Sequoia Capital are expected to take part in the funding round.
Earlier this year, the mobile payment-processing company valued itself at a mere $5 billion.
The venture-capital investment firm has made an investment of up to $20 million in the ephemeral message service, according to The Wall Street Journal.
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