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Fintech startup Superjoi, which lets fans fund creators’ content projects, has raised $2.5 million in pre-seed funding.

Superjoi raised the funding from fintech-focused investors including Ascension Ventures, QED Investors, Systema VC, Tomahawk and Modern Venture Partners. The round also included participation from senior leadership at e-commerce platform Shopify, fintech firm Revolut and Los Angeles-based live-in accelerator Launch House.

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Stem, a music tech startup focused on helping artists with distribution and payments, has raised $20 million in a new funding round.

Fintech-focused venture capital firm QED Investors led the funding and was joined by Block, the Jack Dorsey-led payments tech company formerly known as Square. Block notably paid nearly $300 million last year to acquire a majority stake in TIDAL, the music streaming service backed by rapper Jay-Z.

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Bambee, the L.A. startup offering HR services for $99 a month, has seen a boom in sales from small businesses struggling during the pandemic. On Thursday, the company announced it closed a $15 million Series B round led by QED Investors.

Between January and July of this year, Bambee's customer base grew by five times, as more companies hire HR to help navigate furloughs and PPP loans.

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