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Privilege of an innovative position

December issue editorial by James Mawson, editor in chief, Global Corporate Venturing

Analysis: ABL raises $370m in series B

Satellite launch vehicle developer ABL Space Systems raised a multimillion dollar series B round, which took its total funding to $420m with a $200m extension to its latest round.

Analysis: Fabric fulfils $200m series C round

E-commerce fulfilment technology provider Fabric closed a series C round, backed by Koch Industries and Harel Insurance and Finance. This is one of the latest sizeable rounds in the still booming e-commerce space.

Oil and gas venturing in Q3 2021

Sector report: Oil & gas Q3 2021

Analysis: Nykaa floats in a $721m IPO

The corporate-backed fashion and beauty marketplace operator listed on the BSE and NSE in India and reached a market cap of $13.5bn.

GC Ventures America – venturing for chemistry with a global footprint

Kaloyan Andonov spoke with Tianyi (Tony) Sun, director of corporate venture capital at GC International, about the experience of the relatively young CVC arm of Thailand-based PTT Global Chemical Public Company (PTT GC or GC), its alignment with the strategy of its corporate parent and what it can offer to entrepreneurs it backs

Syndicated corporate venturing: what all companies can learn from life sciences

By Ezra Carlson, who is an innovation and corporate venturing consultant and recently completed his doctorate at the Cranfield School of Management. This article partly draws on his research at Cranfield.

Need for speed: CVC as an innovation tool

By Héctor Shibata, director of investments & portfolio at global corporate venture capital (CVC) fund AC Ventures (ACV) and adjunct professor for entrepreneurial finance; and Ricardo Latournerie, a VC investor at ACV

Crypto companies insider ownership is approaching that of classic startups

By Tomasz Tunguz, venture capitalist at Redpoint

Kenya catches the corporate eye

Innovative region: Kenya

Corporate venturing growth rages in November

Monthly analysis: November 2021