DST Global, the firm owned by Russian business mogul Yuri Milner, lead a Series E round in Twitter, valued at USD 400 million. DST Global recently raised USD 1 billion for DST Global 2. This investment will put the value of Twitter at USD 8 billion dollars. This stake implies a 5% holding in the company.
Previous investor KCPB, who lead a USD 200 million Series D round, also joined in the latest investment round.