Accounting and audit tech update: FreshBooks, Galvanize and more
On August 10, Canadian cloud accounting software firm FreshBooks announced that it has secured $130m in a Series E funding round, officially propelling it to unicorn status. The company says the new funding will contribute to investing in markets that are becoming more regulated, helping business owners in these jurisdictions to meet the demands of local compliance systems.
On August 11, development finance comparison site Brickflow launched its new introducer programme for accountants. The programme will allow users to instantly connect property developer clients with lenders and earn additional revenue, using proprietary algorithms to return instant results.
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