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Inquirier.net
ONE Championship gets cash for major growtharts industry in Asia, with surging popularity across major countries,” said Sh
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
arts industry in Asia, with surging popularity across major countries,” said Shailendra J Singh, the managing director of Sequoia Capital (India). “It has played an incredible role in nurturing local talent and developing local stars, led by a... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
ONE Championship locks down equity investmenttalent and developing local stars, led by a wonderful, mission-oriented team,”
Marketing Interactive / Posted 16 hours ago
talent and developing local stars, led by a wonderful, mission-oriented team,” Shailendra J Singh, managing director of Sequoia Capital (India) Singapore said. “While we are delighted to have been a part of this journey as partners since the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
AP Exclusive: ONE Championship gets cash for major growtharts industry in Asia, with surging popularity across major countries," said Sh
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
arts industry in Asia, with surging popularity across major countries," said Shailendra J Singh, the managing director of Sequoia Capital (India). "It has played an incredible role in nurturing local talent and developing local stars, led by a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Digital entertainment company Pocket Aces signs deal with WebTVAsiacome from the short form series. The partnership is based on a 50-50 revenue s
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
come from the short form series. The partnership is based on a 50-50 revenue share agreement and will eventually see the Sequoia Capital backed company expand operations to Taiwan, Thailand, Malaysia, Korea and Indonesia as well. Pocket Aces is... Read more
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Business Insider
Two USC seniors walked into Sequoia Capital with a prototype made out of a fishbowl and landed $1.5 millionsupercharge the young and hot augmented reality industry. They succeeded and l
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
supercharge the young and hot augmented reality industry. They succeeded and landed $1.5 million in seed funding led by Sequoia Capital, and now their company, Mira, is launching an augmented reality headset for $99, a fraction of the cost of... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
Mira Announces Prism, $99 Augmented Reality Headsetbecause they share screen size and camera placement. The company has raised se
Tom's Hardware / Posted 2 days ago
because they share screen size and camera placement. The company has raised seed money to the tune of $1.5 million, from Sequoia Capital, Troy Capital Partners, S-Cubed Capital, along with Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, will.i.am, and Jens... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Two USC seniors walked into Sequoia Capital with a prototype made out of a fishbowl and landed $1.5 millionsupercharge the young and hot augmented reality industry. They succeeded and l
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
supercharge the young and hot augmented reality industry. They succeeded and landed $1.5 million in seed funding led by Sequoia Capital, and now their company, Mira, is launching an augmented reality headset for $99, a fraction of the cost of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Two USC seniors walked into Sequoia Capital with a prototype made out of a fishbowl and landed $1.5 millionsupercharge the young and hot augmented reality industry. They succeeded and l
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
supercharge the young and hot augmented reality industry. They succeeded and landed $1.5 million in seed funding led by Sequoia Capital, and now their company, Mira, is launching an augmented reality headset for $99, a fraction of the cost of... Read more
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Business Wire
Augmented Reality Company Mira Opens Pre-Order for Prism, a Headset That Will Deliver Premium & Shareable AR Experiences to the Masseswith consumer shipments coming in time for the holidays. Mira additionally anno
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
with consumer shipments coming in time for the holidays. Mira additionally announced $1.5 million in seed funding from Sequoia Capital, Troy Capital Partners, S-Cubed Capital, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, global music artist and tech investor... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
First start-up from Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre's USC innovation academy is augmented reality firm Miraconstraints of devices.” Investors that collectively put $1.5 million into Mir
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
constraints of devices.” Investors that collectively put $1.5 million into Mira include well-known Silicon Valley firm Sequoia Capital, Salesforce Chief Executive Marc Benioff, singer Will.i.am and Troy Capital Partners. A portion of the cash... Read more
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Reuters
Cyber startup StackRox raises $14 million in round led by Sequoia(Reuters) - Cyber-security startup StackRox said on Tuesday it has raised $14 m
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
(Reuters) - Cyber-security startup StackRox said on Tuesday it has raised $14 million in a Series A funding round led by Sequoia Capital, providing the three-year old company with funds to use for product development and expansion of its sales... Read more
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Business Standard India
Looking to fund your start-up? Here are 10 most active investors in Indiais the country’s oldest network of angel investors, having started in 2006 at a
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
is the country’s oldest network of angel investors, having started in 2006 at a nascent stage for the startup ecosystem. Sequoia Capital India Many of India’s well-known startups – Ola, Oyo, Zomato, Practo, Byju’s, UrbanLadder, BankBazaar,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
VoxelCloud raises $8M for expanding scope of AI-based medical image analysis services(www.voxelcloud.io), a startup focusing on medical artificial intelligence, has
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
(www.voxelcloud.io), a startup focusing on medical artificial intelligence, has raised $8M in series A financing led by Sequoia Capital. The startup utilizes artificial intelligence and cloud-computing technologies to provide automated medical... Read more
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FOX Business
Another New Space Company Bites the Dustlaunch company -- and Rocket Lab rival -- closed a new $21 million round of fun
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
launch company -- and Rocket Lab rival -- closed a new $21 million round of funding, led by private equity fund Sequoia Capital. Vector spent much of last year lining up paying customers to fly satellites on its rockets, building up a... Read more
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FOX Business
Another New Space Company Bites the Dustlaunch company -- and Rocket Lab rival -- closed a new $21 million round of fun
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
launch company -- and Rocket Lab rival -- closed a new $21 million round of funding, led by private equity fund Sequoia Capital. Vector spent much of last year lining up paying customers to fly satellites on its rockets, building up a... Read more
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The Economic Times
WestBridge may infuse Rs 900 crore in Vini Cosmeticscompany, like Bay Capital and former IDFC Securities analyst Nikhil Vora, are l
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
company, like Bay Capital and former IDFC Securities analyst Nikhil Vora, are likely to exit the company through the deal. Sequoia Capital is another investor in Vini Cosmetics. “The term sheet is in and the due diligence is going on right now.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Truck aggregators on track after crossing GST humpis brought under its coverage. "As of now, HSD credit is not allowed, which mak
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
is brought under its coverage. "As of now, HSD credit is not allowed, which makes transportation very expensive," he said. Sequoia Capital-backed Porter, an intra-city mini trucks aggregator, has noticed a 10% reduction in delivery time as a result... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mu Sigma’s chairman Dhiraj Rajaram re-emerges as controlling shareholderthe company at around $1.5 billion. However, this could not be independently ve
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
the company at around $1.5 billion. However, this could not be independently verified. Mu Sigma’s investors, including Sequoia Capital, Fidelity Capital, General Atlantic and MasterCard, together own 48% of the company. Subramanian and Rajaram... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Jawbone closing; CEO shifts to healthindustry they might be recognized, but not by the consumer.” A once prized inv
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
industry they might be recognized, but not by the consumer.” A once prized investment, Jawbone attracted investors such as Sequoia Capital, Andreessen Horowitz and Khosla Ventures. Originally the company made namesake Bluetooth headsets and later... Read more
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Technode
Stripe announces cooperation with Alipay and WeChat Payout in USD without currency conversion to local, USD-denominated bank accounts.
Technode / Posted 10 days ago
out in USD without currency conversion to local, USD-denominated bank accounts. Stripe currently operates in 25 countries. Its investors include Sequoia Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, and PayPal co-founders Peter Thiel, Max Levchin, and Elo... Read more
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Market Watch
Consumer electronics startup Jawbone to be liquidatedcommanded a valuation topping $3 billion in early 2014, has raised more than $6
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
commanded a valuation topping $3 billion in early 2014, has raised more than $600 million in equity from backers include Sequoia Capital, Andreessen Horowitz and Khosla Ventures. Its valuation was lowered to $1.5 billion last year. News of... Read more
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Fortune
Former High-Flying Wearable Maker Jawbone Crashes to Earthcircuit. It products were popular in conference schwag bags and on retail shelv
Fortune / Posted 13 days ago
circuit. It products were popular in conference schwag bags and on retail shelves. Jawbone had great investors too: Sequoia Capital, Kleiner Perkins, Silver Lake, Andreessen Horowitz. They remained publicly enthusiastic, despite Jawbone's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's Tencent invests in Indonesia's Go-Jek amid SE Asia pushwhich already counts global private equity firms KKR & Co LP, Warburg Pincus LL
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
which already counts global private equity firms KKR & Co LP, Warburg Pincus LLC and venture capital player Sequoia Capital as investors, is seeking to raise more capital from existing and new investors, the sources said. The... Read more
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EuroNews
China's Tencent invests in Indonesia's Go-Jek amid Southeast Asia pushwhich already counts global private equity firms KKR & Co LP , Warburg P
EuroNews / Posted 16 days ago
which already counts global private equity firms KKR & Co LP , Warburg Pincus LLC [WP.UL] and venture capital player Sequoia Capital as investors, is seeking to raise more capital from existing and new investors, the sources said. The startup... Read more
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Reuters
China's Tencent invests in Indonesia's Go-Jek amid SE Asia pushwhich already counts global private equity firms KKR & Co LP (KKR.N), Warburg P
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
which already counts global private equity firms KKR & Co LP (KKR.N), Warburg Pincus LLC [WP.UL] and venture capital player Sequoia Capital as investors, is seeking to raise more capital from existing and new investors, the sources said. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
VC investments fall 25% in Q2 2017 making it worst quarter in past 3 yrsquarter, which witnessed 84 deals worth $349 million. The largest VC investmen
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
quarter, which witnessed 84 deals worth $349 million. The largest VC investment during the second quarter of 2017 was Sequoia Capital’s $20-million commitment to shared office space provider Awfis. Information technology and information... Read more
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Business Standard India
Learning start-up Byju's buys TutorVista, Edurite from PearsonIV-XII and those preparing for competitive exams such as the IIT-JEE, CAT, IAS,
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
IV-XII and those preparing for competitive exams such as the IIT-JEE, CAT, IAS, GRE and GMAT. The firm has raised $204 million from nine investors, including Sequoia Capital, Light Speed Ventures and Aarin Capital, according to Crunchb... Read more
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The Economic Times
BYJU's acquires TutorVista, Edurite from Pearsonfor individual students based on their proficiency levels and capabilities whic
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
for individual students based on their proficiency levels and capabilities which help them learn at their own pace and style. It is backed by investors, including IFC (World Bank Group member), Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) and Sequoia Ca... Read more
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Fortune
Dropbox Is Getting Ready for the Biggest Tech IPO Since Snapchat, which was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates
Fortune / Posted 18 days ago
, which was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi, counts Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price and Greylock Partners as investors. Dropbox has since pivoted to focus on winning business... Read more
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The Star
Dropbox seeks to hire IPO underwriterswhich was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Dr
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
which was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi, counts Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price and Greylock Partners as investors. Dropbox started as a free service for consumers to share... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Dropbox seeks to hire IPO underwriters: Sourceswhich was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Dr
Bdnews24.com / Posted 19 days ago
which was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi, counts Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price and Greylock Partners as investors. Dropbox started as a free service for consumers to share... Read more
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EuroNews
Dropbox seeks to hire IPO underwriterswhich was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Dr
EuroNews / Posted 19 days ago
which was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi, counts Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price and Greylock Partners as investors. Dropbox started as a free service for consumers to share... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dropbox seeks to hire IPO underwriterswhich was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Dr
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
which was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi, counts Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price and Greylock Partners as investors. Dropbox started as a free service for consumers to share... Read more
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Reuters
Dropbox seeks to hire IPO underwriterswhich was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Dr
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
which was founded in 2007 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi, counts Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price and Greylock Partners as investors. Dropbox started as a free service for consumers to share... Read more
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CNBC
Sexual harassment scandal shakes insular, influential venture capital worldtomorrow's Apples, Facebooks and Googles. When prominent venture capitalist Mi
CNBC / Posted 20 days ago
tomorrow's Apples, Facebooks and Googles. When prominent venture capitalist Michael Moritz was asked in 2015 why his firm Sequoia Capital at the time had no female investing partners, he said he had not been able to find any who were qualified.... Read more
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The Economic Times
1mg Technologies close to getting $10 million in equity financing roundwho are also early backers of 1mg, have participated in this round. Emails sen
The Economic Times / Posted 20 days ago
who are also early backers of 1mg, have participated in this round. Emails sent to Prashant Tandon, CEO of 1 mg, and Sequoia Capital did not elicit any response at the time of going to press. Though the company's financial statements are not... Read more
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Business Standard India
Investors stay bullish on fintech bandwagonfirm. Naspers' fintech platform' PayU' bought Citrus Pay for $130 mn, deliveri
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
firm. Naspers' fintech platform' PayU' bought Citrus Pay for $130 mn, delivering an eightfold return for Citrus investor Sequoia Capital India. Rau says fintech provides an opportunity to disrupt the way people pay, remit or store money, and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rubique gets $3 million in a bridge roundlending-focussed NBFC, Aye Finance, had raised $3.1 million from State Bank of
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
lending-focussed NBFC, Aye Finance, had raised $3.1 million from State Bank of India. Earlier, Capital Float, which is backed by SAIF Partners and Sequoia Capital among others, had raised $2.5 million from IFMR Capital Finance, a Chennai-based... Read more
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Salon.com
Many techies are no-shows at White House’s tech eventand Andreessen Horowitz, stated they couldn’t show up to the event because of s
Salon.com / Posted 27 days ago
and Andreessen Horowitz, stated they couldn’t show up to the event because of scheduling conflicts, Bloomberg reported. Sequoia Capital was also invited, but no representative appeared; they declined to comment to Bloomberg. “Others who planned... Read more
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CNBC
China's UrWork brings its co-working platform to Singaporelaunch its first overseas branch in Singapore on Friday. UrWork is currently b
CNBC / Posted 27 days ago
launch its first overseas branch in Singapore on Friday. UrWork is currently backed by Alibaba-affiliate Ant Financial and Sequoia Capital, among others, and has established its co-working platform across 16 cities, including Shanghai and Beijing,... Read more
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The Economic Times
How 8 students helped Byju Raveendran build his multi-crore edtech businessfunding raised by domestic edtech startups. Among its investors, the company co
The Economic Times / Posted 28 days ago
funding raised by domestic edtech startups. Among its investors, the company counts The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Sofina, Sequoia Capital, Lightspeed Ventures and Times Internet Ltd, part of the Times Group that publishes The Economic Times.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ratan Tata-backed UC-RNT Fund, others back Mswipe Technologieslatest round of funding follows the Rs 160 crore raised in July 2015 by the com
The Economic Times / Posted 29 days ago
latest round of funding follows the Rs 160 crore raised in July 2015 by the company, which competes with the likes of Sequoia Capital-backed Pine Labs and Prime Ventures and American Express-backed Ezetap. "The newly-raised funds should be... Read more
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The Economic Times
Innov8 looks to raise Rs 100 crore in series-A fundsannounced it had raised $20 million in a series-B round of equity financing, wh
The Economic Times / Posted 29 days ago
announced it had raised $20 million in a series-B round of equity financing, which was led by marquee venture capital firm Sequoia Capital. Founded in 2015 by IIT Kharagpur alum Shailesh Gupta and doctor-turned entrepreneur Ritesh Malik, Innov8,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates try opposite paths to education tech in Indiaevery day and has reached an annual renewal rate of 90 percent. BYJU'S has won
The Economic Times / Posted 29 days ago
every day and has reached an annual renewal rate of 90 percent. BYJU'S has won several big investors, among them Sequoia Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners and Sofina. The company is also the only startup in Asia backed by the Chan... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Shanghai: WME-IMG, Village Roadshow Launch Chinese Film Venture With Beijing's Perfect Worldon Tuesday. WME-IMG, which is joining the venture through its new China-based
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 30 days ago
on Tuesday. WME-IMG, which is joining the venture through its new China-based entity, WME-IMG China (a joint venture with Sequoia Capital China, Tencent, Fountain Vest Partners and Focus Media), will provide the label with "support across its... Read more
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Technode
Live from TechCrunch - The car the internet madea lot of things, ” said Zhu. NIO Capital was co-established by electric vehicl
Technode / Posted 30 days ago
a lot of things, ” said Zhu. NIO Capital was co-established by electric vehicle designer NIO, previously known as NextEV, Sequoia Capital, and Hillhouse Capital. NIO’s headquarters are in Shanghai, but it also has offices in Munich, Beijing, Hong... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
A Chinese bike-sharing startup is launching in the UK after raising $600 millionraised the latest round from Chinese internet giant Tencent and renowned Silico
Business Insider Australia / Posted 1 months ago
raised the latest round from Chinese internet giant Tencent and renowned Silicon Valley tech investment firm Sequoia Capital, as well as a number of other investors. Total funding in the Beijing-based company now stands at $US925... Read more
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Business Standard India
PE-VC investment in mobile payment firms at 6-yr high; Paytm leads with $1.4 bnand MediaTek in August 2016. The other top fundraising deal during these years
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
and MediaTek in August 2016. The other top fundraising deal during these years was FreeCharge raising $80 million from Sequoia Capital India, Valiant Capital, Ru-Net Holdings, Tybourne Capital, and Sofina in February 2015. Again, Paytm's... Read more
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TheBull
China's Mobike raises $600 mn to fund bike-sharing expansionto Britain. Chinese internet giant Tencent, an existing investor, led the late
TheBull / Posted 1 months ago
to Britain. Chinese internet giant Tencent, an existing investor, led the latest round of financing along with US firms Sequoia Capital and TPG, as well as China-focused Hillhouse Capital. The bike-share concept has attracted huge venture... Read more
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The Economic Times
Share sales in India’s internet companies like Flipkart, Paytm to new investors provides breather to VC firmsportfolio secondary sales, where a venture capital firm sells its holdings in m
The Economic Times / Posted 1 months ago
portfolio secondary sales, where a venture capital firm sells its holdings in multiple companies together to an investor. Sequoia Capital India recently sold its investments in half a dozen companies to Lexington Partners. Several other VC firms... Read more
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