GGV Capital and Lightspeed Venture Partners have together invested RMB100 million ($14.7 million) in the second round of financing raised by MediaV, a leading provider of digital advertising technology and services in China.
Upon MediaV’s incorporation in 2009, Lightspeed Venture, investing from its $800 million fund VIII, participated in the initial round of financing. Aside from its head office in Shanghai, MediaV operates...
Australian superannuation fund Hostplus has committed $50 million to a China-focused VC fund launched by Australian seed investor Artesian. The fund is targeting up to $200 million.
Yatra Online, an Indian travel services provider listed on NASDAQ, has raised INR1 billion ($15.4 million) in debt funding from InnoVen Capital.
Steven Okun, until recently KKR’s director of public affairs for Asia Pacific, has been appointed ASEAN representative for EMPEA, a global industry association for private capital in emerging markets.
East Ventures has launched a $30 million Southeast Asia fund that will make seed to Series A investments in technology start-ups, with an emphasis on Indonesia.