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There are 99 companies tagged `private`; raised $1.6B from 348 investors

Privalia raised $252.2M from Sofina, General Atlantic, Highland Capital Partners, Index Ventures, Insight Venture Partners, General Atlantic, and Index Ventures in 3 rounds.

Privalia Closed €25M Funding    finsmes.com Privalia raises €88 million, buys German online fashion retailer Dress for Less    eu.techcrunch.com Spanish Private Online Sales Company Privalia Raises EUR70 Million ($95 Million)    prnewswire.com

zulily raised $138.6M from Andreessen Horowitz, Meritech Capital Partners, August Capital, Maveron, Trinity Ventures, and Maveron in 4 rounds.

Flash Sales Site For Moms, Zulily Raises $85M From Andreessen Horowitz; Valued At $1B    techcrunch.com Zulily Closes $43 Million in Series C Funding    marketwire.com Zulily, A Private-Sale Shopping Site For Moms, Raises $6 Million Series B    techcrunch.com Northwest Innovation, SEC    nwinnovation.com

Nextdoor raised $100.2M from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Tiger Global Management, Comcast Ventures, Benchmark, Greylock Partners, Shasta Ventures, Greylock Partners, Benchmark, DAG Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Allen & Company, Pinnacle Ventures, Bezos Expeditions, Google Ventures, Benchmark, Greylock Partners, Allen & Company, Duff Ackerman & Goodrich, Pinnacle Ventures, Shasta Ventures, and SV Angel in 3 rounds.

Nextdoor raises $60M to curb the crumbling of the America’s neighborhoods    venturebeat.com Nextdoor Closes $21.6 Million In New Series B Funding To Take Its Neighborhood-Focused Social Network Global    techcrunch.com Nextdoor, the social network for neighbors, raises $18.6 million to help Americans stop bowling alone    theverge.com

Relationship Science raised $90M from RIT Capital Partners, Stanley Druckenmiller, Barry Sternlicht, Joe Perella, CV Starr, Henry Kravis, Ken Langone, Harvey Golub, MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings, Hearst Ventures, Ronald O. Perelman, Kenneth G. Langone, Henry Kravis, Joseph R. Perella, Stanley F. Druckenmiller, Andrew Tisch, and Hearst Ventures in 2 rounds.

Wall Street's version of LinkedIn raises $30 million    finance.fortune.cnn.com Billionaires Back LinkedIn Alternative That Uses Web Data    bloomberg.com

Nirvanix raised $70M from Khosla Ventures, Valhalla Partners, Intel Capital, Mission Ventures, Windward Ventures, Mission Ventures, Windward Ventures, Valhalla Partners, Intel Capital, Mission Ventures, Windward Ventures, Valhalla Partners, Intel Capital, Mission Ventures, Valhalla Partners, Windward Ventures, Intel Capital, European Founders Fund, Mission Ventures, Valhalla Partners, and Windward Ventures in 5 rounds.

Khosla Leads $25M Round In Enterprise Cloud Storage Company Nirvanix    techcrunch.com Cloud Storage Company Nirvanix Raises $10 Million, Appoints New CEO    techcrunchit.com Nirvanix Raises $5 Million    xconomy.com http://nirvanix.com/bw121907.aspx    nirvanix.com Nirvanix secures $12 million in venture capital    nirvanix.com

HouseTrip raised $59.7M from Accel Partners, Index Ventures, Balderton Capital, Balderton Capital, Index Ventures, and Index Ventures in 3 rounds.

Vacation Rental Startup HouseTrip Picks Up $40M Led By Accel In Another Big Round For Collaborative Consumption    techcrunch.com HouseTrip Gets $17m Series B Led By Balderton Capital — Look Out AirBnB    techcrunch.com HouseTrip raises $2.7m from Index Ventures, relaunches today    eu.techcrunch.com

Eucalyptus Systems raised $55.5M from Institutional Venture Partners, Benchmark, e.ventures, New Enterprise Associates, New Enterprise Associates, Benchmark, e.ventures, Benchmark, and e.ventures in 3 rounds.

Eucalyptus Raises $30M For Private Clouds    pevc.dowjones.com Eucalyptus raises $20M for hybrid cloud computing    venturebeat.com Eucalyptus Systems raises $5.5M for a hybrid approach to cloud computing    venturebeat.com

Totsy raised $52.2M from Rho Capital Partners, DFJ Gotham Ventures, DFJ Gotham Ventures, and Rho Capital Partners in 3 rounds.

SEC    sec.gov Flash Deals Site Totsy Lands $18.5M To Take On Zulily In The Battle For Shopping Moms    techcrunch.com Totsy Lands $5 Million In Funding For Flash Sales Site For Children Products    techcrunch.com

Prodea Systems raised $47.7M in 4 rounds.

SEC    sec.gov SEC D    sec.gov Dallas Business Journal    dallas.bizjournals.com Dallas Business Journal    dallas.bizjournals.com

Talari Networks raised $45.1M from Square 1 Bank, Menlo Ventures, Silver Creek Ventures, Daybreak Investments, Four Rivers Group, Menlo Ventures, Silver Creek Ventures, Menlo Ventures, Silver Creek Ventures, Daybreak Investments, Menlo Ventures, and Daybreak Investments in 6 rounds.

Talari Networks Receives $7.5M Growth Capital Facility    finsmes.com Talari Networks Raises $15M in Series D Financing    finsmes.com Talari Networks raises $5 million in private offering    siptrunkingreport.com

RightScale raised $42.5M from Tenaya Capital, DAG Ventures, Benchmark, Index Ventures, Presidio Ventures, Benchmark, Index Ventures, and Benchmark in 3 rounds.

RightScale Closes $25M Third Venture Financing Round    finsmes.com Expanding RightScale with $13M new funding    blog.rightscale.com RightScale Raises $4.5 Million from Benchmark Capital    rightscale.com

Legendary Pictures raised $40M from Accel Partners .

Bruce Wayne, VC?: Accel bets $40M on Dark Knight studio    venturebeat.com

Trendyol raised $37.1M from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Tiger Global Management, and Tiger Global Management in 3 rounds.

Turkish Private Shopping Site Trendyol Scores A Big Round From KPCB, Tiger Global    techcrunch.com

BuyWithMe raised $36.5M from Pinnacle Ventures, Bain Capital, Bain Capital Ventures, Matrix Partners, and Matrix Partners in 4 rounds.

TechCrunch    techcrunch.com BuyWithMe.com plans growth on Matrix $5.5M funding    masshightech.com

SecondMarket raised $34.2M from The Social+Capital Partnership, Li Ka-shing, Temasek, and FirstMark Capital in 4 rounds.

Former Facebook VP Chamath Palihapitiya Invests $15 Million In SecondMarket, Joins Board    techcrunch.com Temasek, Li Ka-shing Foundation Invest in SecondMarket    online.wsj.com Barry Silbert explains in his discussion to Stanford Univ.    ecorner.stanford.edu Barry Silbert states amounts raised and valuations for every round in this discussion at Stanford Univ.    ecorner.stanford.edu

SkyDox raised $31.7M from Scottish Equity Partners and Business Growth Fund .

SkyDox Merges with Workshare; Raises £20M    finsmes.com

GroundWork raised $26M from Canaan Partners, Mayfield Fund, Jafco Ventures, SAP Ventures, Jafco Ventures, SAP Ventures, Canaan Partners, Mayfield Fund, Canaan Partners, and Mayfield Fund in 3 rounds.

GroundWork lays claim to $5M for IT operations management software.    venturebeat.com Venture Beat    venturebeat.com GroundWork Closes $8.5 Million in Series B Financing Led by Mayfield    groundworkopensource.com

AccelOps raised $25M from US Venture Partners, ATA Ventures, and Miramar Venture Partners in 2 rounds.

Smart Money is on AccelOps to Deliver Integrated SIEM, Network and Data Center Monitoring for Next Generation Secure IT Environments    accelops.com

Skytap raised $23M from Ignition Partners, Madrona Venture Group, Washington Research Group, OpenView Venture Partners, Ignition Partners, Madrona Venture Group, WRF Capital, Ignition Partners, Madrona Venture Group, WRF Capital, and Bezos Expeditions in 3 rounds.

Skytap Raises $10 Million For Cloud Automation Solutions    techcrunchit.com Skytap Raises $7 Million    techflash.com Seattle Times    seattletimes.nwsource.com

Abiquo raised $22.6M from Oxford Capital Partners, Balderton Capital, Nauta Capital, Balderton Capital, Nauta Capital, Eurecan, Kreos Capital, Nauta Capital, Caja Navarra, CorporacciónCan - Grupo Corporativo Empresarial Caja Navara, Nauta Capital, and Eurecan in 7 rounds.

Abiquo Closes US$5M Funding    finsmes.com Enterprise Cloud Management Software Maker Abiquo Raises $10 Million    techcrunchit.com Abiquo Opens U.S. Headquarters with $5.1M in New Funding    virtualization.sys-con.com Abiquo Opens New U.S. Headquarters with $5.1 Million in New Funding    virtualization.sys-con.com Abiquo closes 1.5M Series A funding and appoints Pete Malcolm as CEO    blogs.abiquo.com Abiquo closes €1.5M Series A funding and appoints Pete Malcolm as CEO    blogs.abiquo.com Abiquo.com    virtualization.sys-con.com

Nimsoft raised $22.3M from Goldman Sachs, Merchant Banking Devision, Northzone, JMI Equity, JMI Equity, and Northzone in 2 rounds.

Goldman Sachs Leads $12 Million Investment in Nimsoft    snseurope.com Nimsoft Announces $10.3 Million in Venture Capital Funding    nimsoft.com

Morphlabs raised $22M from Tallwood Venture Capital, Entropy Research Lab, Sterling Capital Management, Global Gateway Investment Group, Frontera Capital, CSK Venture Capital, AO Capital Partners, and CSK Venture Capital in 4 rounds.

Morphlabs Raises $10M To Support Growth In The Greenfield Asia Market    techcrunch.com Morphlabs Raises $5 Million in Series C Financing    eon.businesswire.com Morphlabs Completes Series B Financing    mor.ph Morph Labs raises $1.5million in pre-IPO funding with CSK and AO Capital    mor.ph

Nimbula raised $20.8M from Accel Partners, Sequoia Capital, Sequoia Capital, and VMware in 2 rounds.

Nimbula raises $15M to expand cloud service    reuters.com Private Cloud Redux — Nimbula Bets on Today's Reality    cloudave.com

DynamicOps raised $16.3M from Intel Capital, Sierra Ventures, Next World Capital, and Credit Suisse in 2 rounds.

DynamicOps Raises $5M from Intel Capital    finsmes.com DynamicOps Raises $11.3 Million, SEC Filing Reveals    virtualization.com

Xtium raised $15.5M from OpenView Venture Partners in 3 rounds.

SEC    sec.gov SEC    sec.gov Xtium has its head in the clouds    bizjournals.com

MarkaVIP raised $15M from Prime Ventures, Invus Financial Advisors, Hummingbird Ventures, Lumia Capital, Lumia Capital, and Invus Financial Advisors in 2 rounds.

MarkaVIP Secures $10 million As The Middle East Takes Off    techcrunch.com MarkaVIP Raises $5M For Middle East-Focused Flash Sales Website    techcrunch.com

BriefCam raised $14.3M from Motorola Solutions Venture Capital, Rimage, and Aviv Venture Capital in 3 rounds.

BriefCam Scores Investment from Motorola    pehub.com BriefCam Raises $2.6M in Round A Funding To Expand Sales & Marketing in CCTV Surveillance Industry    avivvc.com

Piston Cloud Computing, Inc. raised $14M from Cisco, Data Collective, Swisscom Ventures, Divergent Ventures, Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, True Ventures, Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, True Ventures, and Divergent Ventures in 4 rounds.

Piston Cloud nabs $8M to bolster open source cloud adoption    venturebeat.com SEC    sec.gov Piston Cloud Computing has launched with $4.5 million from True Ventures    gigaom.com SEC    sec.gov

ACHICA raised $13.1M from Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), DFJ Esprit, and Balderton Capital .

Appcore raised $11M from Telephone Acquisition Company, Broadhorn Capital, Interstate Enterprises, Jeff Tegethoff, BON Fund, 10 Others, Broadhorn Capital, Jeff Tegethoff, and 3 Others in 3 rounds.

Appcore Raises $6M Series B To Expand Cloud Computing Infrastructure Growth In Asia    techcrunch.com http://www.broadhorn.com/    broadhorn.com

Cloud.com raised $11M from Index Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, and Nexus Venture Partners .

Cloud.com Launches, Extends Leadership Team and Announces New Funding    vmblog.com

Metacloud raised $10M from Canaan Partners, AME Cloud Ventures, and Storm Ventures .

Metacloud Raises $10M In Series A Funding    finsmes.com

The Clymb raised $9M from Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), Oregon Angel Fund, Walden Venture Capital, and J Allard in 2 rounds.

The Clymb Raises $2 Million in Series A Funding    marketwire.com

CircleUp raised $9M from Union Square Ventures, Google Ventures, Triple Point, Maveron, and Clayton Christensen in 2 rounds.

CircleUp, An Investment Platform For Non-Techie Consumer Startups, Raises $7.5M Led By Union Square    techcrunch.com Backed With $1.5M, CircleUp Aims To Be The AngelList For Consumer And Retail Startups    techcrunch.com

Balluun raised $8.7M from Finoris AG .

Balluun Inflated with $8.7M    pitchbook.com

Logicworks raised $7.6M from Seaport Capital .

Managed Services Firm Logicworks Lands $7.6 Million in Funding to Expand Cloud Infrastructure and Operations    pr-inside.com

Markafoni raised $7.5M .

Private Outlet raised $6.6M from Gimv .

Belgian VC Firm Puts 4.9 Million Euros into Vente-Privée Wannabe    techcrunch.com

Zynstra raised $6.4M from Richard Brennan and Octopus in 3 rounds.

Zynstra Closes $3.8M Series A Funding Found For Its Hybrid Cloud Platform    techcrunch.com http://www.zynstra.com/funding-round/    zynstra.com

SportPursuit raised $5.5M from DFJ Esprit, DFJ Esprit, Peter Draper, Alex Chesterman, and William Reeve in 2 rounds.

SportPursuit.co.uk Closes $2.3M Funding    finsmes.com

ManageIQ raised $5.4M in 3 rounds.

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Cloudian raised $5.1M from Intel Capital .

Cloudian Received Funding from Intel Capital    finsmes.com

Between raised $4M from Stonebridge Ventures, KTB Network, Softbank Ventures Korea, Capstone Partners, and Softbank Ventures Korea in 2 rounds.

Korean Couples App Between Raises $3 Million To Expand Into Japan And Other Markets    techcrunch.com

PitchBook Data raised $3.8M from Morningstar .

PitchBook Raises $3.8 Million For Private Equity Information Service    paidcontent.org

Infrascale raised $3.7M from Splashpond Investors in 2 rounds.

SEC    sec.gov SOS Online Backup Secures $3 Million Series A Round    techcrunch.com

Cloupia raised $3.5M .

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Point Inside raised $3.2M .

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TouchOfModern raised $3M from FLOODGATE and Hillsven Capital .

Fab Lawsuit Resolved, TouchOfModern Raises $3M Series A And Looks Toward Asia    techcrunch.com

Heirloom Computing raised $3M .

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invino raised $3M from DN Capital, LaunchCapital, Founders Fund, Correlation Ventures, Veddis Ventures, Fabrice Grinda, and Jose Marin .

Invino Raises $3M In series A Funding    finsmes.com

ThisLife raised $2.8M from Madrona Venture Group, Morado Venture Partners, Rogers Ventures, Brad Jefferson, Sujal Patel, and Brad Garlinghouse .

ThisLife Raises $2.75 Million From Madrona And Others To Organize Your Photos In The Cloud    techcrunch.com

CoachUp raised $2.7M from General Catalyst Partners, Breakaway Ventures, Dharmesh Shah, Ty Danco, Walt Winshall, Cam Neely, and Founder Collective .

CoachUp scores a $2.2M Series A from General Catalyst    pandodaily.com

BISON raised $2.6M from Techstars in 2 rounds.

TechStars Picks 13 Companies for Winter 2012 Session in Boston    techstars.com FormDs.com    formds.com

Givit raised $2.5M .

Givit Pivots to Mobile Video Co., Raises $2.5M, Launches    pevc.dowjones.com

Bonfyre raised $2.5M from St. Louis Arch Angels and Private Investors from NYC in 2 rounds.

Social media app raises $1.7 million - St. Louis Business Journal    stltweets.com Local investors ignite "Bonfyre" social network    bizjournals.com

CloudPrime raised $2.2M .

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VC4Africa raised $2M .

VC4Africa raises $2 million in early stage funding    humanipo.com

Keynoir raised $1.7M from Index Ventures and PROfounders Capital .

Keynoir launches, gets funding and completes takeover all in one week    bootlaw.com

Submitnet raised $1.5M .

SEC D    sec.gov

CloudBolt Software raised $1.5M .

MNG International Investments raised $1.5M .

Protonet raised $1.5M in 2 rounds.

Want your own private cloud? Protonet raises $1.2m to “make servers awesome”    venturevillage.eu

DataFox raised $1.5M from Google Ventures, Sherpalo Ventures, Stanford University, Leo Polovets, Jawed Karim, Michael Jin, TEEC Angel Fund, Simon Yoo, Gerald Risk, Kevin Taweel, and InnoSpring .

DataFox Launches With Seed Backing Led by Google Ventures    pevc.dowjones.com

OnGreen raised $1.4M from China Southern Hong Kong Investment and Blue Marble Ventures .

OnGreen Raises $1.4M in Series A Financing    finsmes.com

Sampa raised $1.3M from Geoff Entress in 2 rounds.

Sampa Raises $1 Million For Easy Family Websites    paidcontent.org

Alerts raised $1.2M from Monster Venture Partners .

SquareHub raised $1.2M from Sujal Patel, Geoff Entress, Jeff Wilke, Cole Brodman, Rick Dalzell, Mike Galgon, Ian Freed, Mike George, Brian Valentine, Felix Anthony, Doug Doan, Ed Yim, Mark Bretl, Prakash Bulusu, Vinayak Hegde, and Matt Hulett in 2 rounds.

SquareHub emerges with high-profile backers and a goal to connect families    geekwire.com SEC    sec.gov

DigitalMR raised $1M from Michalis Michael, Nicos Rossides, Costis Kompis, Chris Aniftos, and Anastasios Evangelou .

AlaMarka raised $1M .

http://www.hurriyet.com.tr/ekonomi/14616031.asp    hurriyet.com.tr

MyOtherDrive raised $1M from Brian Higgins and Tony Cicero .

ZeroDesktop raised $1M from DHTechnew Corp. .

travelmob raised $1M from Jungle Ventures .

travelmob Raises $1M in Seed Funding    finsmes.com

Moped raised $1M from Earlybird Venture Capital, SV Angel, Lerer Ventures, and betaworks .

Moped Raises $1 Million From Betaworks And SV Angel To Become Twitter For Private Messages Only    businessinsider.com

Tweekaboo raised $800K .

Tweekboo raises US$800,000 seed round, plots a course for the US    siliconrepublic.com

Simplify Corp raised $750K from JED Trust, ML Capital, Eric Goldberg, and FS Partners .

Pryv raised $700K from simple data sarl and SP in 3 rounds.

Sonoma raised $700K in 2 rounds.

Openfinance raised $675K .

Club Santa Monica raised $675K from Cabiedes & Partners .

Cabiedes and angels invest in Club Santa Monica    unquote.com

hiyalife raised $640K from Wayra in 3 rounds.

AKSEL GROUP raised $500K from Inspiration Ventures, 500 Startups, and Fabrice Grinda .

Aksel Raises $500K From 500 Startups & More To Bring European Men's Fashion To The U.S.    techcrunch.com

CoverMe raised $500K .

Fundology raised $500K .

Yasmo raised $435K from Private Investment, Angels 5K, and Technology Strategy Board in 4 rounds.

flyRuby.com raised $350K in 2 rounds.

Kincast raised $310K from SproutBox and Suren Markosian .

Bouf raised $269.7K from Stefan Glaenzer, Robert Dighero, Salman Malik, and Charles Jarvis .

Scayl raised $245K from Alliance of Angels .

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Eneedo raised $230K in 2 rounds.

Eneedo Raises $120K in Seed Funding    finsmes.com

Pitchbrite raised $200K .

Cubbying raised $200K from POSCO and Genic .

Funded from POSCO    economy.hankooki.com

e-Booking.com raised $120K from Alagna Salvatore, Antonio Conte, and Colangelo Maurizio .

HASH raised $100K .

Portal Profes raised $90K .

Start-UP Brasil    startups.ig.com.br

Allocab raised $81K .

Bungolow raised $40K from Start-Up Chile and NXTP Labs .

110 Startups Selected to Participate in Start-Up Chile Program    startupchile.org

Application Experts raised $18K from Techstars .

TechStars Demo Day: Acquisitions Galore As Twelve Companies Strut Their Stuff    techcrunch.com

Cupple raised $15K .

http://www.northernmedia.org/    northernmedia.org

GigsTime raised $2K .