Jeffrey Katzenberg's new mobile video startup NewTV, now headed by CEO Meg Whitman, has closed on a billion in new funding in round led by Meg Whitman and Jeffrey Katzenberg, the company has confirmed. WndrCo, Katzenberg's tech and media holding company, officially announced the round's close on Tuesday, following last month's report from CNN which had first leaked [...]
Existing investors IDG Ventures India and Endiya Partners also participated in the round. The post Singapore's Vertex leads $4m round in mobile app management startup Hansel.io appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
Hong Kong-based tycoon Li Ka-Shing's mobile lending start-up, WeLab, has filed for an initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, according to its IPO prospectus. China Money Network previously reported that the company was planning for a US$500 million listing. Founded in 2013, WeLab is a Hong Kong-based mobile lending company operating across the Greater China region. It offers personal instalment loans with tailored features including pricing, tenure and amount. Through WeLend, its direct-to-consumer lending platform, the company ... Mobile Lending Firm WeLab Files For Hong Kong IPO appeared first on China Money Network.
This is your Data Sheet newsletter for Friday, June 29, 2018.: This is the web version of Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here. Maybe you weren't impressed with the dozens of members of Congress who tried to pin down Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg back in April. Lawmakers each had only a few minutes to ask questions and some seemed wildly ill-informed, at best, about how Facebook operated.
Mobile payments alone gathered close to $1.51 billion in the year 2017 through 13 rounds of funding, according to data compiled by Tracxn.
The small team behind Universe, an iOS app that allows users to build modular, simplistic websites in a minute or two, has scored some new funding as it looks to grow its operation and its ambitions. The startup has closed a $4 million Series A investment from Javelin Venture Partners, General Catalyst, Y Combinator, Box [...]
SAN FRANCISCO, June 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Thunkable, the platform that enables anyone to build their own native mobile apps, today announced the launch of Thunkable . Thunkable is a cross-platform app builder, which means that all apps built on the platform work for both And...
A few weeks after scaling its business operations in India by establishing its headquarters in Kolkata, MobileWalla, the US-based next-generation consumer data company, has raised $12.5 Mn in a Series B funding round. The investment was led by New York-based GCP Capital with participation from its existing investor, Madrona Venture Group, and a new investor, ATW [...] The post MobileWalla Raises $12.5 Mn Series B Funding To Accelerate Data Science Innovation Globally appeared first on Inc42 Media.
Dealshot: Sequoia, Idg Capital Co-lead $26m Series A Round In Chinese Mobile Marketing Firm Jiatui - China Money Network
China Money Network's DealShot provides detailed information on venture capital and private equity deals in China on a daily basis. Here you can find out where Chinese investors have been investing their money each workday. DealShot: Sequoia, IDG Capital Co-Lead $26M Series A Round In Chinese Mobile Marketing Firm Jiatui appeared first on China Money Network.