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Rounded Receives Funding From Lighter Capital to Empower Solo Businesses


Getting Started with Lighter Capital

Rounded helps freelancers and sole traders save time by better managing their invoicing, expenses, and taxes. Lighter Capital is thrilled to provide funding in revenue-based financing to Rounded to boost growth by increasing sales and marketing efforts. Rounded’s timing for growth capital aligns with the booming start-up ecosystem in Australia. We look forward to their continued success.

Rounded Co-Founder and CEO, Nicholas Beames, notes, "This round of non-dilutive capital from Lighter Capital gives Rounded the freedom to immediately execute our aggressive upcoming acquisition growth campaigns, which will see the Rounded’s subscriber community triple over the next 12-months. No equity, very commercial terms, and a quick no-fuss process. Our mission is to support sole traders make better business decisions by giving them the tools they need and in a format they understand. With this backing by Lighter Capital, that mission has been super-charged."

How Rounded Works

Rounded eliminates the complications of preparing a solo business for tax time through its fast online invoicing, easy expense tracking, accounting assistance, time tracking, and mobile apps to run your business wherever you are. Rounded is safe and secure, provides incredible real-time customer service, and offers insights into your business performance. Whether you’re a “numbers” person or not, Rounded will simplify your financial organization. Get started with a 14day free trial.

What is Revenue-Based Financing?

Discover why start-ups like Rounded are increasingly turning to alternative funding options like revenue-based financing. Download our eBook.  Additionally, we are hosting a webinar on all-things revenue-based financing with Rounded CEO Nicholas Beames for the Australian market on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. AEDT. Learn more.

About Rounded

Rounded is a beautiful online accounting app designed to empower freelancers and sole traders to run more efficient and profitable businesses. Send quotes and invoices, accept online payments, connect bank accounts and credit cards, track time and expenses, and prepare for tax time. Say goodbye to clunky, expensive software or banish the admin headache caused by manual processes. Give Rounded a try and find out why thousands of sole traders have already chosen our app to run their businesses.

Lighter Capital is the pioneering leader in founder-friendly, non-dilutive financing. Since 2010, we have provided hundreds of millions of dollars in over 1,000 rounds of financing to U.S., Canadian, and Australian tech companies. Founders achieve success on their terms with Lighter’s tech-enabled financing which has no fees and does not require the company to give up equity. The application process takes minutes and requires no pitch deck. Beyond financing, Lighter’s “more than money” benefits provide founders access to invaluable connections within the Lighter Capital Community, resources, and product discount opportunities. Learn more and apply at

About Lighter Capital

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Bri Baird

Marketing at Lighter Capital

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