Kaochong, a Chinese online learning services provider that targets university students, has secured a $55 million Series D funding round led by Hillhouse Capital, with participation from Tencent Holdings and Matrix Partners China.
The four-year-old company previously received a Series A round from Northern Light Venture Capital in 2015 and a Series B the following year from Northern Light and Matrix. In March, Tencent and Matrix...
Rob Kaplan is CEO of Singapore’s Circulate Capital, which is dedicated to reducing oceanic plastic pollution. Its $150 million debut fund is backed by the likes of Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, and Unilever
Australia’s Blackbird Ventures has raised A$500 million ($357 million) for its fourth fund and named Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes as chairman.
Yaoyanshe, a Chinese contract research organization (CRO) for novel drugs, has raised RMB600 million ($86 million) across two rounds in the past eight months.
MyGlamm, an online Indian cosmetics brand, has agreed to acquire POPxo, a women-focused content platform, for an undisclosed sum. Both companies have several VC backers.