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Corus invests in streamer Struum


Canadian launch expected in late 2022 LOS ANGELES and TORONTO — New streaming service Struum, created by former Disney and Discovery executives, announced today it has finalized its Series A funding round led by Corus Entertainment. Struum says it raised $7 million during the round, which also includes Gaingels, an investment syndicate that supports and represents the LGBTQ community and allies in the venture capital space, according to a press release. The streaming service was backed initially by a multi-million-dollar investment from former Disney CEO Michael Eisner through his Tornante Company. Struum launched a preview of the service in the...