Sequoia Capital and Asian billionaire Li Ka-Shing's TOM Group have invested $14 million in WeLAbs, the start-up behind peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform WeLend.hk, in a Series A round of funding .
Financing | 17 Jun 2014 |
Intel Capital has led a $16 million Series C round of funding for Indian client relations management (CRM) platform Vizury.
South Asia | 17 Jun 2014 |
Khosla Ventures and Battery Ventures have led a $9.2 million Series B round of funding for Indian hacker platform HackerRank.
South Asia | 16 Jun 2014 |
Tiger Global Management has led a $31 million Series D round of investment in India's Freshdesk, a provider of a software-as-a-service (SaaS) customer support platform.
Early stage | 13 Jun 2014 |
Cheetah Mobile, the US-listed internet security software backed by Matrix Partners and Tencent Holdings, has acquired mobile advertising firm HongKong Zoom Interactive Network Marketing Technology in a deal worth around $30 million.
Greater China | 13 Jun 2014 |
Japanese incubator KSP has reached a JPY1.2 billion ($11.7 million) first close on its fourth venture investment fund.
North Asia | 13 Jun 2014 |
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group has bought all the remaining shares of VC-backed mobile-browser firm UCWeb.
Greater China | 12 Jun 2014 |
Mogujie, a Chinese online shopping platform and social network, has raised $200 million in a Series D round of funding led by Hopu Investments and Trustbridge Partners. Existing investors Qiming Venture Partners and IDG Capital Partners also participated....
Greater China | 12 Jun 2014 |
Mayfield Fund has invested an additional INR300 million (over $5 million) in Indian ATM e-surveillance firm Securens Systems through a subscription to preference and equity shares.
South Asia | 12 Jun 2014 |
Indian discount e-commerce fashion site FashionandYou.com has raised $10 million from new and existing investors in a Series D round of funding including Sequoia Capital, Smile Group, Norwest Venture Partners, Intel Capital and Nokia Growth Partners....
South Asia | 11 Jun 2014 |
Amobee, the mobile ad company owned by Singapore telecoms giant SingTel, has acquired two VC-backed digital ad firms: Adconion and Kontera, for $235 million and $150 million, respectively.
Buyouts | 11 Jun 2014 |
Two tears ago, Anthony tan was pitching taxi fleets in Kuala Lumpur. His idea for a mobile phone app that could be used to make taxi bookings came runner-up in Harvard Business School's (HBS) 2011 business plan contest. Turning it into a reality was proving...
Technology | 11 Jun 2014 |
Trade sales to Chinese internet giants represent an alternative exit route for traditional venture capital players, but buyers must have a clear roadmap for developing the portfolio companies, VC investors told the AVCJ China Forum.
Venture | 11 Jun 2014 |
Cyberagent Venture, the corporate VC arm of internet firm Cyberagent, has led a $2 million Series A round of investment in Japanese 3D printing service Kabuku.
North Asia | 10 Jun 2014 |
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