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Nimble raises $9M Series A round

Social sales and CRM marketing company Nimble has raised $9 million in a Series A round of financing, led by Imagen Capital Partners. Additional investors include Mark Cuban’s Radical Investments, Google Ventures, Indicator Ventures and angels including Jason Calacanis, Howard Lindzon and Don Dodge.

Nimble previously raised a total of $3.5 million in seed funding. The company says it will use the capital to accelerate product innovation, partnerships, and customer adoption.

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TransUnion to acquire Neustar for $3.1B

TransUnion has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Neustar from a private investment group led by Golden Gate Capital and with minority participation by GIC.

Huvr raises $5M

Huvr, a cloud-based industrial asset management solution company, has raised $5 million.

American Express acquires fintech company Kabbage

American Express has entered into an agreement to acquire Kabbage, a financial technology company that provides cash flow management solutions to small businesses.

AP to equip visual journalists globally with Sony imaging products

Sony and The Associated Press (AP) have inked a collaboration that will make Sony the exclusive imaging products and support provider for AP news photographers and video journalists globally.

Equifax acquires Ansonia

Equifax has acquired Ansonia, a provider of business credit, collections, and account receivable data used by financial institutions, creditors, and businesses focused on the transportation and logistics industries.