Chengwei Capital Partners has invested $20 million in a Series A round of funding for XAircraft Aerial Solutions, a Chinese multi-rotor and drone maker.
Greater China | 02 Sep 2014 |
Taiwanese computer maker Acer has established a NT$1 billion ($33.5 million) venture capital fund to invest in start-ups, with a view to strengthening the group’s technology development as well as generating financial returns.
Greater China | 01 Sep 2014 |
Tiger Global has led a $65 million investment in Hike, the Indian mobile message app.
South Asia | 01 Sep 2014 |
Qiming Venture Partners has led a $30 million Series A round of funding for Zai Lab, a Shanghai-based biotech drug developer, with participation from KPCB, Sequoia Capital and TF Capital.
Greater China | 01 Sep 2014 |
Forum Synergies has led a $15 million Series C round of funding for Attero, India’s largest electronic asset management company.
Venture | 01 Sep 2014 |
Stonebridge Capital has led a $3.5 million Series A round for Ybrain, a Korean start-up that makes wearables for Alzheimer's patients.
Technology | 29 Aug 2014 |
SoftBank Ventures Korea and Pantera Capital have led a $3 million Series A round of funding for Korean bitcoin exchange, wallet and merchant processor, Korbit.
North Asia | 27 Aug 2014 |
Three Hong Kong youngsters came up with an idea to supply disposable lunchboxes to local restaurants for free and make a return by selling display advertising on the products.
Venture | 27 Aug 2014 |
Alibaba Group has invested an undisclosed sum in Witown, a Chinese Wi-Fi solutions provider.
Venture | 26 Aug 2014 |
Jafco Ventures has invested JPY200 million ($2 million) in Riverfield, a Japanese start-up that develops robotic technology for use in the healthcare sector.
North Asia | 26 Aug 2014 |
Mizuho Capital, Jafco Ventures and DBJ Capital have invested JPY220 million ($2.1 million) in Research and Innovation, a Tokyo-based internet market research company.
North Asia | 25 Aug 2014 |
The first VC fund to be supported by a co-investment partnership between New Zealand Venture Investment Fund (NZVIF) and Taiwan's National Development Fund (NDF) has reached a $75 million first close.
Greater China | 25 Aug 2014 |
SAIF Partners has led a $38 million Series C round of funding for Chinese video-sharing platform Aipai, with participation from Matrix Partners.
Greater China | 22 Aug 2014 |
Accel Partners has led a Series C round of investment for Indian car rental and taxi booking site TaxiForSure.com.
Early stage | 22 Aug 2014 |
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