Carsome, a Malaysia-headquartered used car trading platform with operations across Southeast Asia, has raised USD 290m in Series E funding led by Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), 65 Equity Partners, and Seatown Private Capital Master Fund.
The round values Carsome at USD 1.7bn, up from USD 1.3bn when the company closed its USD 170m Series D extension in September 2021. It represents another step up in fundraising pace – Carsome has now...
Japan’s Mitsui & Co. and Nomura Holdings have agreed to acquire 100% of New Forests, an Australia-headquartered sustainable real assets investment manager focused on forestry, land management, and conservation.
Openspace Ventures has participated in a USD 23.5m Series B funding round for Freshket, a Thailand-based farm-to-table agricultural supply chain start-up.
Coins, a Philippines-based financial technology provider focused on blockchain-enabled payment services, has received a USD 30m investment led by Ribbit Captial.
Coatue Management and Insight Partners have led a USD 300m Series D round for Indonesian payments infrastructure platform Xendit.