Velocity, an Indian start-up that provides growth capital to e-commerce brands, has raised a $20 million Series A round led by Valar Ventures, a firm set up by PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel.
Presight Capital and iSeed Fund also participated, as did individual investors associated with the likes of Oyo, BlockFi, and UK-based VC investor Hedosophia. It brings total equity raised to date to $30...
A rebound in China-based activity took Asia private equity investment to a record USD 105.3bn in the fourth quarter, ensuring that 2021 represents a new high watermark for the industry.
EverSource Capital has reached a final close of USD 741m on what is being called India’s largest climate impact fund.
Dishangtie Car Rental, a Shenzhen-based electric vehicle (EV) rental service, has raised a USD 200m Series D round across two tranches featuring CICC Capital.
Quona Capital, Lightrock India, and Asia Impact SA have co-led a USD 60m Series C round for Indian agriculture technology platform Arya.