Pinduoduo, a Chinese social e-commerce platform that counts Tencent Holdings and a string of venture capital firms among its investors, has filed for an IPO in the US.
The company, which closed a Series D round of funding in March worth $1.37 billion, is listing as Walnut Street Group, its holding vehicle name. Founded in 2015 by Colin Huang, a serial entrepreneur and...
Increased climate change awareness on a corporate level is leading to more investment – either direct or through funds – in start-ups that offer mitigation solutions. Asia is a key geography
Healthcare-focused Panacea Venture has led a $40 million Series C round for China’s XWPharma, a neurobiology-focused biotech developer previously known as XW Laboratories.
Kyee Technology, a Chinese digital medical platform has raised RMB430 million ($64 million) in a Series D round led by Tencent Holdings. Other investors include Longmen Capital, Dyee Capital and Royal Sea Capital.
Biocytogen, a Chinese contract research organization (CRO) that provides genetically-modified mice for drug testing, has raised RMB970 million ($143 million) in an extended tranche of Series D funding.