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Homepoint Secures $55 Million Equity Financing

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- HomePoint Corp., a multi-channel provider of Internet solutions for the home furnishings industry, announced a $55 million second round of equity financing led by TH Lee.Putnam Internet Partners. Catterton Partners and GE Equity, which led HomePoint's initial investment round of $16.5 million last August, also participated in this round, along with Granite Private Equity II LLC.