What to know about the new funding round by Branch Messenger Inc.:
- Branch, a Minneapolis-based company that helps gig and hourly workers manage their schedules and payments, has raised nearly $19.5 million in capital according to a recent SEC filing
- Seven investors participated in the round, including Matchstick Ventures with more than $1.8 million
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