Etsy Closes $40 Million Funding Round, Plans International Offices

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Via the New York Times: Building on sites in French and German, Etsy is pushing forward with its expantion into international territory, with their eye on Canada and Australia among others. The site closed a Series F funding round at $40 million, following the $51 million it collected already. Etsy currently has 15 million members users, and hopes to use offices on the ground to boost its presence in countries where it wants to grow. 

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