Alibaba (BABA) leads record $1B funding round for China's Moonshot AI. (00:24) Broadcom (AVGO) halts $1B sale of Carbon Black business - report. (01:43) Wendy's (WEN) may test dynamic pricing in a first for the fast-food industry. (02:20) Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) is betting big on generative AI, as it led a $1B funding round in Chinese startup Moonshot AI, valuing the AI player at around $2.5B. This is an eight-fold increase compared to its initial financing round.
Small- and medium-sized factories have lagged their larger counterparts on automation. Munich’s RobCo sees a big opportunity there for its low-cost, modular robots.
Emerging growth companies commonly search for an influx of cash through funding provided by investors. Venture capital firms, angel investor groups, and high net-worth individuals (collectively, “Investors”) are common sources tapped for obtaining that much-needed cash....By: Winstead PC.
Mountaintop Studios raised $30M in new funding for its upcoming tactical FPS game including support from shroud, Cohh Carnage, Zed and more.
Axyon AI, a pioneering Italian C company, has closed its latest funding round led by the US-based venture capital firm Montage Ventures and accompanied by Techshop SGR, alongside other angel investors.
This column covers the latest news from venture capital firms in NYC featuring must-know news including news for LDV Capital, Union Square Ventures, Work-Bench, and more.
The funding rounds, which gave Root a $100 million valuation, were led by Animoca Brands and included contributions from a slew of other notable investors.
Venture capital firms GVFL and Piper Serica Angel Fund, existing investors like We Founder Circle and IVY Growth, along with a few angel investors participated in the round.
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS): SCOPE, the invite-only startup networking platform, on Tuesday launched a venture capital fund worth $45 million, focused on fintech and gaming sectors. SCOPE’s VC arm will operate as an independent entity to identifying, nurturing, and accelerating groundbreaking startups that demonstrate exceptional promise and disruptive potential.....
Before we get into today's focus, we need to learn the fundamentals of a part of the investing world that may be new to you. It's the same reason why you wouldn't invest in ABC Drilling & Exploration if you didn't know the first thing about oil and gas. We all know publicly traded companies. Most have some familiarity with private equity, which is broad category encompassing investments into all sizes and types of businesses. Angel investing is at the bottom in scale. It could be a $100,000 investment in a 3-store franchise of local ice cream stores.