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Glance (company)

Glance (company)

A software company offering a smartphone merchant payment application.

Glance is a software company headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia offering a smartphone merchant payment application, called Glance Pay, that allows merchants to offer their customers fast and secure payments with digital rewards. The glance applications offers in-app marketing opportunities, geo-targeted digital coupons, customer feedback, merchant messaging, customizable reward programs, digital receipts, and digital deals.

The Glance application is available for IOS and Andriod, and allows users to view and pay their bills using QR codes or by tapping using devices supporting NFC. Glance pay allows users to take a photo of their paper bills and pay using the Glance Pay application.

The company claims to be developing a rewards-based cryptocurrency for its users called the Glance Coin.

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On September 10, 2019 Glance announced raising $45 million in funding from Mithril Capital. The company plans on using the capital to help scale its operations outside of India and create more product offerings.

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BS Reporter
July 13, 2021
@bsindia
Glance, which is owned by the InMobi Group, delivers content to the lockscreen of Android-based smartphones
Shivani Shinde
July 6, 2021
@bsindia
Glance Collective will be the first-of-its kind strategic alliance for global content creator and commerce platform
Samreen Ahmad
June 14, 2021
@bsindia
This is the first major deployment of the funds raised in Dec, when Glance became a unicorn with Googles backing
June 14, 2021
mint
The acquisition - whose deal size was not disclosed - will provide Glance and Roposo end-to-end capability for launching celebrity and influencer-led LIVE commerce.
Tarush Bhalla
June 14, 2021
mint
Glance had entered India's unicorn club in December last year, having raised $145 million in a primary investment round from Google and existing investor Mithril Capital at a valuation of $1 billion
Thimmaya Poojary
June 14, 2021
YourStory.com
The acquisition of Shop101 gives Glance a strong entry point into mobile ecommerce, which is primarily influencer driven.
IANS
June 14, 2021
@bsindia
Glance is also the owner of video-sharing social media platform Roposo

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