Deutsche Bank in Tokyo has announced its commitment to invest in a business revitalization fund to be initiated by Japan Industrial Solutions Co., Ltd. (JIS), established by the Development Bank of Japan (DBJ), Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC), Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) and Mitsubishi Corporation (Mitsubishi).
JIS was founded in September this year to help local companies to revitalize. The investment size was not disclosed, but the initial target size of the fund was JPY30 billion ($356 million), with the fund...
Zhuanzhuan, a used goods trading platform and subsidiary of 58.com, China’s largest online classifieds marketplace, has raised a $100 million round led by electronics giant Xiaomi.
KPCB growth-stage spinout Bond has led a $200 million Series B round for BrowserStack, a software testing platform established by two Indian entrepreneurs.
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Yonghe Medical Group, a Chinese hair healthcare specialist best known for hair transplants, is targeting a Hong Kong IPO. Its largest external shareholder is CPE, formerly CITIC Private Equity.