Lime is in talks with Uber, who invested during a prior round, about a possible acquisition of the escooter company. Both have been contacted by powerful investor Softbank who has shown interest in getting into the shared escooter industry. It's unclear if they'll go with Bird, Lime, or stick with the ride-sharing investment it made in Uber at the end of 2017.
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Scooter start-ups Lime and Bird are said to seek more funding — at higher valuations