Affirm Raises $100 Million, Bucking the ‘Down Round’ Trend
 By KATIE BENNER

 The consumer lending company, which aims at millennials who have short credit histories, is now valued at $800 million, up 39 percent from last May.

 Published: April 12, 2016 at 06:00PM

 via NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/13/technology/affirm-raises-100-million-bucking-the-down-round-trend.html?partner=IFTTT