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Groupon launches credit card payment business

Thursday, September 20, 2012 | More »

Groupon Inc, the world’s largest online daily deals provider, launched a payment business on Wednesday and entered a crowded field where it will compete aggressively on price with eBay Inc’s PayPal and start-up Square Inc. The service, called Groupon Payments, lets US restaurants, salons...

LivingSocial Raising $400M

LivingSocial is raising $400 million in a deal that doubles the valuation of the daily deals service from its last fundraising round in April, according to a person familiar with the matter. LivingSocial, the second-largest daily deal company in the US behind Groupon Inc, disclosed the new fundraisi...

8 December, 2011 | More »

Google’s Foray Into Daily Deal Space Fails To Impress

Google Inc’s effort to break into the daily deal industry and challenge industry leaders Groupon and LivingSocial is not going well, according to data released on Monday. In its third month of operation, the performance of Google Offers declined in its major markets of New York, San Francisco ...

13 September, 2011 | More »


LivingSocial Moving Ahead With $1 Billion IPO: Source

Online daily deal site LivingSocial is meeting with banks to discuss an initial public offering of about $1 billion, according to a source familiar the situation. The amount values the Washington, D.C. based company in the range of $10 billion to $15 billion, according to the source. A representativ...

30 June, 2011 | More »