- Daily Deal Round Up: December 1, 2021 •
- Jobandtalent recruits SoftBank for $500m series E •
- WM Motor refuels with $457m •
- Commonwealth Fusion Systems sparks $1.8bn series B •
- Zepeto secures $190m in series B •
- Via drives to $130m series G round •
- CloudTrucks floats to $115m series B •
- Harrison.ai captures series B funding •
- Fundbox rakes in $100m •
- HotSpot Therapeutics heats up with $100m •
- Carro zooms to $100m •
- Quantum jeopardy and the march of artificial intelligence •
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.
Zepeto secures $190m in series B
SoftBank put up $150m for a the metaverse platform developer's series B round, which included Big Hit Entertainment, YG Entertainment and JYP Entertainment.
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.
Daily Deal Round Up: November 25, 2021
Bent Pixels co-led new media company Hepmil Media's first funding round while dating app developer East Meets East completed a DeNA-led series A.
Daily Deal Round Up: November 24, 2021
Online skills platform developer Sanjieke disclosed over $31m in funding from investors including Udemy while gaming guild Avocado Guild pulled in $18m through a round co-led by Animoca Brands.
Daily Deal Round Up: November 23, 2021
Coinbase Ventures contributed to a $55m round for music-focused NFT platform developer Royal while neural search technology developer Jina AI raised $30m in an SAP-backed round.
Daily Deal Round Up: November 22, 2021
Vifor Pharma is snapping up Lundbeck and Baxter-backed vascular drug developer Sanifit for at least $231m while solar project developer SUN Energy closed $25m in funding at a $200m valuation.
Samba TV dances toward public markets
Liberty Global, A+E Networks, WarnerMedia, Interpublic and MDC Partners are all in line to exit the television data provider through its initial public offering.
Overwolf catches investors for $75m series D
Intel Capital and Liberty Technology Venture Capital have returned to back the game development platform’s latest round, which pushed its total funding past the $150m mark.
Daily Deal Round Up: November 17, 2021
Citi has exited neobanking software developer Digit and real estate analytics provider Reonomy in acquisitions each sized at over $200m.
Toch.ai launches video and audio fund
The video editing software provider has allocated $13.5m to the vehicle, which will make strategic investments in related areas.
Daily Deal Round Up: November 16, 2021
Oncology therapy developer Recludix Pharma raised $60m in an Access Biotechnology-backed round while Stripe took part in digital payment technology developer Imprint's $38m series A.
Forte blocks in $725m in funding
Animoca Brands, Warner Music Group, OverWolf, Playstudios, Huuuge, Cosmos, Polygon Studios and Solana all contribuetd to the blockchain gaming developer's series B round.
Daily Deal Round Up: November 12, 2021
Glico and Physician Partners helped health test provider Viome raise $54m while real estate data provider CompStak and battery swapping technology developer Ample each bagged $50m.
Reddit revs up $700m series F
Fidelity has provided the first $410m for a round set to value the Tencent-backed social media platform developer at $10bn post-money.
Buzzfeed busts out $1.5bn reverse merger
SoftBank, Hearst and NBCUniversal-backed digital media company will get a Nasdaq listing through the deal, valuing it just below its last funding round five years ago.
MessageBird's series C mushrooms to $1bn
Bonnier was among the investors that added $800m to the marketing technology provider's latest round, with $600m funding its purchase of SparkPost.
Epic picks out investors for $1bn round
Sony has invested a further $200m in the Fortnite and Gears of War developer, at a $28.7bn valuation representing a 66% increase from last August.