Raise Report: Deliveroo, Placester, Shiftgig Rake in Fresh Funding

Every two weeks we round up some of the biggest fundraises taking place in hyperlocal marketing, commerce, and tech. In this edition, new investments include rounds for Deliveroo, Placester, and Shiftgig.

Street Fight Daily: Mobile Payment Transactions to Reach $27B by 2016, How to Sell on Social Media

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… U.S. Proximity Mobile Payment Transactions to Reach $8.71 Billion in 2015 (eMarketer)… The New Wave of Selling on Mobile and Social (TechCrunch)… Amazon Books Should Be the Future of Brick-and-Mortar Retail Chains (Gigaom)…