Tencent Holdings and CICC Capital have led a RMB1 billion ($153 million) round for Caishixian, a B2B supply chain platform incubated by Yonghui Superstores, a leading Chinese supermarket chain.
Tencent and CICC will own stakes of 4% and 0.67% following the round, according to a statement. Yonghui is also participating but its stake in Caishixian will be diluted from 35% to 32.3%. Meanwhile,...
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Addor Capital – a Chinese VC firm backed by Jiangsu High-Tech Investment Group, also known as Govtor Capital – has raised RMB1.56 billion ($241 million) for its second renminbi-denominated healthcare fund.
India’s Trifecta Capital has closed its second venture debt fund with $140 million in commitments. The firm raised about $68.4 million for its debut vehicle in 2017.
Gitai, a Japanese start-up developing a humanoid general-purpose work robot for use in space, has secured a JPY1.8 billion ($17 million) Series B round from local VCs.