Cathay Innovation, the venture affiliate of Cathay Capital Private Equity, has led a $35 million extended Series B round of funding for Laiye Technology, a Chinese artificial technology (AI) start-up. Existing investors Lightspeed China and Wu Capital also participated.
The round coincides with Laiye’s acquisition of Awesome Technology, which specializes in robotic process automation (RPA), whereby machines track tasks performed by people with a view to replicating...
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