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Kik Interactive is all about sharing and connecting. Kik Messenger is a cross-platform application that allows real-time instant messaging for individuals and groups, as well as photo sharing. Kik was created by a team of students at the University of Waterloo and was launched in October 2010 to unprecedented success. Today, more than three million people around the world are enjoying Kik Messenger. Kik Interactive is based in Waterloo, Ontario.
Location: United States, Waterloo
Total raised: $115.5M

Investors 4

Funding Rounds 4

DateSeriesAmountInvestorsDeal News
19.08.2015Series D$50M-Kik Intera...
19.11.2014Series C$38M-Kik Intera...
22.04.2013Series B$19.5M-Kik Raises...
07.03.2011Series A$8M-Kik raises...

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28.08.2016How multi-...As I’m writing this, Swelly ...-Peter Buch...venturebea...
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09.08.2016Cognitive ...New York-based startup Koko, w...-Heather Ma...mobihealth...
17.07.2016Kik presid...-VB Staffventurebea...
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