Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-Shing’s Horizons Ventures, which is known for investments in Facebook and Spotify, has led a $3.5 million funding round in Everything.me, a mobile search provider.
The company has now raised a total of $12.5 million from VC investors, having been supported in previous rounds by Draper Fisher Jurvetson, BRM Group and DFJTFV. Everything.me, which originally launched...
UK-based private equity investor Dolma Impact Fund has committed $3.2 million to Swet Ganga Hydropower & Construction, a hydroelectric power provider in Nepal.
Nayuta, a Japanese start-up focused on combining internet-of-things (IoT) and blockchain technologies, has received a JPY140 million ($1.3 million) funding round led by Jafco.
InnoSpring and Alibaba Group have jointly launched an accelerator program in China with a view to helping international start-ups access Chinese markets and ecosystems.
Magmode, a China-based men’s fashion start-up, has raised $15 million in the second tranche of a Series B round led by Cathay Capital Private Equity. Existing investor Sinovation Ventures also participated.