Australia's CHAMP Ventures and its US-based partner Frontenac will exit H-E Parts – a leading provider of replacement parts for mining and construction vehicles – as Hitachi Construction Machinery agreed to buy the business for an enterprise valuation of $240 million.
The investment is expected to deliver a return of around 2x for CHAMP, which came in as a minority investor in 2008, according to a source familiar with the situation. The GP postponed the launch of its...
The government of Shenzhen, China has launched a VC fund with an initial corpus of RMB500 million ($79 million) to invest in blockchain start-ups in the city.
Sequoia Capital China and Serica Partners have co-led an $11 million Series A round for US-based molecular diagnostics start-up NuProbe.
Shenzhen Capital has joined a $30 million Series C round for US-based 3D printing company Formlabs that will support an expansion effort in China and Asia.