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...
Swiggy, an Indian grocery delivery platform, has received $113 million in a Series I round led by Prosus Ventures, formerly known as Naspers Ventures and Food.
Sequoia Capital India has led a $32 million Series C round for Whatfix, an Indian software-as-a-service (SaaS) firm that helps enterprises increase digital adoption rates.
Suzanne Tavill, a Sydney-based managing director with StepStone Group, has been elevated to partner. It was one of four partner-level promotions made by the firm globally.
Minnesota State Board of Investment (SBI) is looking to commit $150 million to KKR’s fourth pan-Asian fund. This represents a step up from the $100 million it put into the manager’s previous vehicle.