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Self-Serve Ad Platform Choozle Snags $6 Million In Series B To Grow Business Ops

Programmatic platform Choozle picked up $6 million in Series B funding Tuesday, and it’s got growth on the brain.<p>“We’re buying time to become a …

Startups

Chinese online lender WeLab, which tracks users' mobile data including number and nature of apps installed to determine creditworthiness, raises $220M Series B+

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These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week - Tech.eu

Happy Friday!<p>This week, we tracked 71 tech funding deals worth more than €636 million, as well as 12 M&A transactions and 3 ICOs across Europe, …

European News

FiercePharmaAsia—Teva’s China JV? Lupin plants’ roadblock, EOC’s $32M series B

Teva is reportedly looking to form a Chinese joint venture, two of Lupin's plants were hit with a combined FDA warning letter, China's EOC Pharma has …

China

Pro Rata

Early greetings from New York City, where I'm heading over to the DealBook conference to watch the first public interview with new Uber CEO Dara …

Health Care

The Term Sheet | Newsletters

November 9, 2017<p>CAN TECH STARTUPS SAVE PRINT?<p>Good morning, Term Sheet readers.<p>I came into the office this morning to find a package from Casper on my …

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Wealth management app Fisdom raises $3.84 mn in Series B round

Bengaluru-based Finwizard Technology Pvt. Ltd, which runs wealth management app Fisdom, has raised $3.84 million (Rs 25 crore) in a Series B round …

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China Funding Daily, Nov. 7 and 8: Electric car, online leading platform and outbound tour operator

<b>New fundings in China on Nov. 8, 2017</b><p>NextEV (蔚来汽车), a 3-year-old, Shanghai-based electric car startup, has raised US$1 billion in Series D funding …

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Airbnb management service Hostmaker scores $15M Series B funding

Airbnb continues to be an ecosystem in its own right, with a number of startups building a business by making the lives of hosts easier and …

Startups

EOC Pharma raises $32M series B

EOC Pharma Group (Shanghai, China) raised $32 million in a series B round led by new investor Taikang. Fellow new investor H&Q Asia Pacific also …

Startups

AnchorDx raises $28M in series B round

Medical technology play AnchorDx Corp. (Guangzhou, China) raised $28 million in a series B round led by 6 Dimensions Capital and Sijia Jianxin Fund. …

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BRIEF-Smartkarma closes series B round of financing led by Sequoia India

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Smartkarma<p>* Closed series B round of financing led by Sequoia India, which brings the co's total funding to US$21 million

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BigPanda Expands Series B Funding to $49 Million

...BigPanda Inc. enables Enterprise IT to intelligently automate and scale Service Operations to meet the complex demands of the modern <b>datacenter</b>. …

Online fashion brand Pomelo raises $19m in Thailand’s biggest series B yet

Image credit: Pomelo.Online fashion site Pomelo announced today it has raised US$19 million in what appears to be the biggest ever series B fundraise …

Startups

ForeScout IPO Update: There Are Better Deals To Buy

ForeScout, the endpoint security software vendor, went public on October 27 at $22/share, pricing at the high end of its range of $20-$22.<p>The company …

Business

Shippo raises $20M Series B led by Bessemer for its multi-carrier shipping API for ecommerce

Startups

DIY computer maker Kano raises $28 million Series B round

London’s Kano, makers of children’s DIY computers, has raised $28 million. Thames Trust and Breyer Capital led the Series B round with participation …

European News

AI-based customer profiling startup Amperity raises $28M Series B from Tiger Global, Madrona

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Canada-based Kindred, which helps train robots using AI, raises $28M Series B led by Tencent

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10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to start your week.<p><b>1. Google is "actively investigating" the problems that are plaguing the display of its Pixel 2 XL smartphone.</b> Numerous reports from multiple users over the past week complained about things such as bad color accuracy and screen …

Robert Scoble

ChowNow, a GrubHub competitor, raises $20 million Series B round

ChowNow, an online food ordering service, has raised a $20 million Series B round led by Catalyst Investors. This round brings ChowNow’s total funding to nearly $40 million.<p>“We were excited for [Catalyst] to get involved because they were behind Mindbody,” ChowNow CEO Chris Webb told …

Startups

Foxconn backs Bitcoin startup Abra

Abra, a Silicon Valley bitcoin startup primary focused on foreign exchange, has raised $16 million in new funding led by China's Foxconn.<p><b>Why it</b> …

Business

What is considered a fair or happy medium secondary amount for the founders to take off the table at a Series B VC funding round?

I’ve come up with a rough guideline:• If valuation is > $100m pre,<br>• And founder sells < 5% of her holdings,<br>• It’s not that big of a deal, and probably a …

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Australian online furniture startup Brosa just raised a $5 million series B round from AirTree, Bailador, BMY

Brosa co-founders David Wei, Ivan Lim and Richard Li. (supplied)<p>Australian startup Brosa has secured $5 million in a capital raising round.<p>AirTree …

Startups

Term Sheet -- Tuesday, October 24

VENTURE DEALS<p>• <b>NeuroPace</b>, a Mountain View-based developer of implantable devices for the treatment of neurological disorders, raised $74 million in …

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The Top 10 Corporate Investors in Indian Tech

The most active corporate investor in the country was The Times Group followed by Qualcomm Ventures.

Venture Capital

Ed-tech startup Toppr tops up Series B round

Mumbai-based Haygot Education Pvt. Ltd, which operates ed-tech startup Toppr, has raised additional capital as part of its Series B round of funding …

Venture Capital

Automile raises $34M Series B for its vehicle fleet tracking and management service

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Marketing activation platform ActionIQ raises $30M Series B led by Andreessen Horowitz

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Teekay LNG Partners From The Perspective Of A Preferred Investor

Searching for TGP news I learned of its new preferred offering issued at a coupon rate of 8.50%.<p>After researching TGP I believe it's a company built …

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