- 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 •
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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.
Commonwealth Fusion Systems sparks $1.8bn series B
Eni, GV and Equinor Ventures were among the investors in a round billed as the largest so far for a nuclear fusion technology developer.
Via drives to $130m series G round
Koch Disruptive Technologies helped the mobility technology developer raise $130m in a round lifting its valuation about 50% to $3.3bn.
CloudTrucks floats to $115m series B
The truck management technology received the funding in a series B round backed by Flexport at an $850m valuation.
Fundbox rakes in $100m
The business invoice lender received series D funding from investors including Allianz X and BNY Mellon at a $1.1bn valuation.
HotSpot Therapeutics heats up with $100m
Merck & Co and SR One were among the investors in a series C round for the small molecule drug developer led by Pivotal BioVenture Partners.
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.
Daily Deal Round Up: November 26, 2021
Fosun RZ Capital returned to reinvest in e-commerce software provider Desty through a $5m series A round while inventory management software developer Smart Shopping boosted its total funding to $14m.
Pryon wires in $12m
Rex Health Ventures and Micron Ventures were among the participants in a round the data optimisation software provider closed in September and confirmed this week.
Sepion sets out $16m series A
ITIC and Solvay Ventures both took part in a round for the lithium-ion battery developer led by Fidelity affiliate Fine Structure Ventures.
Global-e to absorb Flow Commerce for $500m
American Express and Li & Fung Group are set to exit the cross-border e-commerce specialist in an acquisition by Global-e.
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.
Impossible Foods bites down on $500m
The plant-based food producer increased its overall funding to almost $2bn in a round backed by existing investors that could include GV.
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.
Rivian motors to $11.9bn IPO
Amazon, Ford, Cox Enterprises, Abdul Latif Jameel and Sumitomo are all notching up exits, as the electric jeep producer priced the largest initial public offering of 2021.