Chinese Ai Medical Start-up Shukun Technology Raises Nearly $30M Series B Round - China Money Network
Shukun Technology, a Beijing-based artificial intelligence (AI) medical technology firm, today announced that it has raised a RMB200 million (US$29.52 million) series B financing round led by China Creation Ventures, a venture capital firm focusing on TMT sector in China. Previous investors including Morningside Venture Capital, Hugai Capital, and Marathon Venture Partners also participated in the new [...] Chinese AI Medical Start-Up Shukun Technology Raises Nearly $30M Series B Round comes originally from China Money Network. All Rights Reserved.
Divvy provides alternative financing options for potential home buyers who don't qualify for traditional mortgages. It does so by purchasing homes outright and allowing customers to pay it back in a series of monthly payments -- 25% of which goes toward building equity and 75% toward paying "rent." Last October, Divvy raised a $30 million Series A round led by Andreessen Horowitz, with participation from Caffeinated Capital, DFJ, and Affirm CEO, Max Levchin.
The startup's latest fundraise comes at a time when rival Helo, owned by China's ByteDance, is on a spending spree as it looks to tap India's internet consumer market. The post India: Goldman Sachs unit set to lead $60m funding in Dailyhunt appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
--Pinpoint, an Austin startup that makes analytics tool to measure software engineering's contribution to businesses, has raised $13.5 million in a Series A funding round led by Bessemer Venture Partners. Other investors include Storm Ventures, Boldstart Ventures, Bloomberg Beta, Slack Fund, Social Capital, and Cherubic Ventures. The new money brings Pinpoint's total funding to $16.5 million. [...]
COFE app connects coffee house chains and independent roasters with consumers via an app. The post Kuwait's COFE app secures $3.2m in pre-Series A funding appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
Legend Leads $29m Round In China's Sciwind Biosciences - Dealstreetasia Legend Leads $29M Round For Chinese Drug Developer Sciwind Biosciences
Sciwind Biosciences is a drug research and development company targeting metabolic diseases. The post Legend leads $29m round in China's Sciwind Biosciences appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
Kleiner's Mamoon Hamid Thinks We Could Be In A 15-year-long Bull Market (and Other Insights From The Firm) - Techcrunch
Late last month, the venture firm Kleiner Perkins began an official reboot, with a new, $600 million fund, as well as some new faces blazing the trail for the outfit going forward, including Mamoon Hamid and Ilya Fushman, investors who joined Kleiner from Social Capital and Index Ventures, respectively. Their roles at the 47-year-old firm [...]
Three interesting companies announced investments this week: Virtuo, a car rental service, aims to replace service counters with mobile-first customer service. May Mobility builds autonomous vehicles for smart cities. NuStay offers hotel price-comparison. -Sean O'Neill.
AUSTIN, Texas, February 14, 2019-- Pinpoint(r) today announced that it has raised $13.5 million in Series A financing, led by Bessemer Venture Partners, to accelerate the adoption of its advanced analytics platform for measuring and optimizing software engineering. The new financing had full participation from existing seed investors Storm Ventures, Boldstart Ventures, Bloomberg Beta, Slack Fund, Social Capital and Cherubic Ventures. Pinpoint also formally launched its platform today. "Software Engineering is home to some of the most creative and technically astute minds in any company, but we're behind in one really important way," said Pinpoint CEO Jeff Haynie.
DriveNets' Network Cloud software redefines network economics, enables capacity and service growth at unlimited scale. The round is led by Bessemer Venture Partners and Pitango Growth RA'ANANA, Israel, February 14, 2019-- DriveNets, a networking software company, today emerged from stealth and announced a first round of financing of $110M to accelerate its revolution of Service Provider networks. The round was led by Bessemer Venture Partners and Pitango Growth, with the participation of a number of private investors.