Square Signs On Richard Branson As A New Investor [Headlines]

The mobile payment startup has received enthusiastic funding from a variety of sources.

Nestor Bailly, PSFK

British billionaire Sir Richard Branson has made a ‘multimillion-dollar’ investment in mobile payment start-up company Square, a spokesperson for the company has told Reuters. The move  follows a $100m investment led by venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and an injection by credit card company Visa.