NEW YORK, NY, Community-driven marketplace for curated men's clothing, announced today the close of a $15M Series A investment round led by Index Ventures.
I recently saw a tweet that blew my mind: Mike Moritz, the famed Chairman of Sequoia ruffled some feathers recently by opining even more pointedly about this topic by comparing the future of Chinese vs U.S. tech ecosystems. The old narrative was that Chinese technology companies copied what they saw in the U.S. Those days are long gone. Today, [...] The post From Experiment To Product: Capital-As-A-Service 1 Year Later appeared first on Moguldom.
Alternative finance apparently won't stop catching the attention of investors -- at least, not any time soon, if this week's B2B venture capital roundup is any sign. The industry landed $90 million in funding, accounting for four out of the 10 funding rounds announced by B2B startups. Yet, alternative lenders landed only a fraction of [...]
Bengaluru-based bike rental platform Wicked Ride has secured $8.98 Mn (INR 60.9 Cr) in a fresh funding round led by venture capital firms Sequoia Capital and Accel Partners. As per the company filings with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs accessed by Inc42, Raghunandan Gangappa - the co-founder of ride-hailing firm TaxiForSure also participated in the [...] The post Bike Rental Startup Wicked Ride Raises $8.98 Mn From Sequoia, Accel appeared first on Inc42 Media.
ING Ventures, the venture capital arm of ING Bank, announced today (21 June) that it will invest in UK-based API and blockchain powered company, TradeIX. AMSTERDAM, 22-Jun-2018 -- /EuropaWire/ -- ING Ventures led a USD 16 million Series A investment into TradeIX, alongside ... Read the full press release -
Cape Analytics Raises $17m Series B To Bring Its Ai-driven Property Intelligence Solution To More U.s. Insurers
Cape Analytics Raises $17M Series B to Bring Its AI-Driven Property Intelligence Solution to More U.S. InsurersNow the only company to provide imagery-derived property information nationwide across 70+ million residential buildings MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 21, 2018-- Today, Cape Analytics, the provider of the most accurate and up-to-date property data for insurers and reinsurers, is announcing it has raised $17M in new financing, led by XL Innovate, an insurance technology-focused venture fund.
The round was joined by Hangzhou government-backed Wanxiang Investment and Hangzhou Lianchuan Investment and reportedly values Helian Health at $900 million. The post Chinese AI unicorn Sensetime leads $75m Series B for Helian Health appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
China's relaxed population policy and a cultural emphasis on education have made online education a new favorite for investors. An indicator of this strong enthusiasm is the fact that four Chinese online educational firms have raised a total of US$604.2 million in venture funding this week. The biggest round this week is Chinese K-12 online education platform Vipkid's US$500 million series D+ round led by technology-focused hedge fund Coatue Management, Tencent Holdings Ltd, Sequoia Capital China, and Jack Ma-backed Yunfeng Capital. The ... China's Online Education Startups Score $604M Venture Funding In One Week appeared first on China Money Network.
Intsights Cyber Intelligence Closes Series C Funding To Further Invest In Algorithmic Threat Intelligence Capabilities And Accelerate Global Expansion
IntSights Cyber Intelligence Closes Series C Funding to Further Invest in Algorithmic Threat Intelligence Capabilities and Accelerate Global ExpansionTola Capital Leads $17 Million Series C Round to enable the acceleration of IntSight's next generation risk and threat intelligence capability for the enterprise NEW YORK, June 21, 2018-- IntSights Cyber Intelligence, the leading provider of enterprise cyber risk analytics, threat intelligence and mitigation solutions that automate proactive defense, today announced a Series C funding round.
Curated Fashion Marketplace Grailed Raises $15 Million in Series A FundingIndex Ventures Leads Round to Fuel Growth and Accelerate Expansion in Women's Category NEW YORK, June 21, 2018-- Grailed, the community-driven marketplace for curated men's clothing, announced today the close of a $15M Series A investment round led by Index Ventures, with continued participation from Thrive Capital and Simon Ventures. The new investment brings the company's total funding to about $20 million and provides resources to further enhance the customer experience, expand marketing efforts, and deepen product supply across Grailed and its womenswear-focused sister property, Heroine, which launched in October 2017.