Get Off Of My Cloud — Accounting Software ClearBooks Raises £300K To Battle It Out With Sage

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http://techcrunch.com – The online accounting space in the UK is pretty crowded, as multiple cloud players aim to take the thrown from the legacy incumbent Sage. These include the likes of KashFlow, Crunch, FreeAgent and ClearBooks. The latter announcing today that it has raised £300,000 from WAKR! Holding B.V. (owned by Dutch entrepreneur Tjeerd Kramer), valuing the startup at £6 million. ClearBooks says it will use the new capital to grow the team, along with increasing marketing spend. Meanwhile, TechCrunch has learned that this comes at a time when ClearBooks is on the verge of announcing a partnership that sh (IT news)