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Cheddar raises US$22m from Liberty Global, Antenna and others

Millennial-focused digital news service, Cheddar, has raised US$22 million in funding, with Liberty Global and Antenna Group coming on board as new investors. The US-based ‘post-cable network’ said it would use the cash to strengthen its balance sheet and to move into “Europe and beyond”. “We own all of our IP and now is the […]

Mic raises US$21m for video expansion

Millennial-focused web publisher Mic has raised US$21 million in Series C funding, to help expand its video output. Mic said will use the cash to “aggressively expand” its premium video offerings for live and subscription video-on-demand, as well as to grow its new channel brands. The funding round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners, with […]