- Selina seals reverse merger deal •
- Essentium shines with $974m reverse merger •
- Panther Labs roars to $120m series B •
- Lotte allots $68m to Wadiz series D •
- AviadoBio accesses $80m in series A funding •
- WeNext wins $55m in funding •
- Drone Fund 3 flies to final close •
- Daily Deal Round Up: December 2, 2021 •
- Powerlist Q&A – Sergio Escobar, BCF Ventures •
- Eswin rakes in $392m •
- 1inch Network broadcasts $175m series B round •
- Allegion Ventures allocates $100m to second fund •
Panther Labs roars to $120m series B
Snowflake Ventures was among the participants in a round valuing the security analytics software provider at $1.4bn.
Daily Deal Round Up: December 2, 2021
SoftBank Vision Fund 2 invested in sneaker marketplace operator Soda at a $336m valuation while university application platform developer CollegeDekho increased its series B round to $35m.
Allegion Ventures allocates $100m to second fund
The security product maker's coprorate venturing subsidiary has doubled the size of its debut fund for its sophomore vehicle, along with its investment size.
CyCognito hacks $100m funding round
The cybersecurity software developer was valued at $800m in a Heritage Group-backed round that took its overall funding to over $150m.
Well-Link gets series B cash to play with
The cloud gaming technology developer is set to boost its technology with $62.8m from investors including Xiaomi and MiHoYo.
Daily Deal Round Up: December 1, 2021
Mercedes-Benz and Stellantis made strategic investments in advanced battery developer Factorial Energy while celluar therapy developer Mana Therapeutics closed its $42m series A round.
Quantum jeopardy and the march of artificial intelligence
From applications in clinical areas such as diagnostics and drug discovery, to the chemical, manufacturing, retail and automotive sectors, artificial intelligence (AI) technologies have disrupted many traditional industries, opening new frontiers and driving the development of ground-breaking solutions.
AI disruption creates venture chances
AI Q4 2021 report editorial by James Mawson, editor in chief, Global Corporate Venturing
Daily Deal Round Up: November 30, 2021
Haptic glove developer HaptX hiked a NetEase and Verizon-backed series A round to $28m while several corporates contributed to home care network Welmo's $18.1m series C round.
Resilience locks up $80 series C
Intact Ventures, helped the UL-backed cybersecurity and insurance provider raise series C capital as it eyes international expansion.
Upbound jumps to $60m series B
Intel Capital, Telstra Ventures and existing investor GV all backed the multi-cloud management software provider in a round led by Altimeter Capital.
Speedinvest enlists corporates for sustainability fund
Knapp, Greiner and Heinzel Group are among the limited partners in Speedinvest's $90.8m Climate & Industry Opportunity fund.
Moore Threads weaves in $313m
Bank of China co-led a series A round for the GPU technology startup nine months after it emerged from stealth with backing from ByteDance, Pony.ai and H&T Intelligent Control.
Quan Zhi Tech completes series B round
Lenovo Capital contributed to a round for the fingerprint-focused security technology provider in the eight-digit dollar range.
SBIA scores four managing partners
Sumer Juneja, Lydia Jett, Vikas Parekh and Dennis Chang have all ascended at SoftBank Investment Advisers, which runs the corporate's Vision Funds.
Braze breaches public markets in $520m IPO
Citi Ventures-backed Braze priced the offering above its range and it valued the customer engagement software producer at almost $5.9bn.
GitLab seeks results in initial public offering
GV owns a 6.6% stake in the DevOps platform developer, which was valued at $6bn as of a secondary share sale late last year.
Salesforce promotes its impact investment team
Claudine Emeott has been moved up to partner at Salesforce Ventures Impact Funds while Adrianna Alterman has been made a director.