Investment & Financing

Web Ventures Grows at WordCamp Miami With Acquisition of weForms WordPress Plugin

2020-02-28 21:00 1658

Latest Acquisition Simplifies, Improves Contact Form Building VIRGINIA BEACH, Virginia, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Web Ventures, the Acquisitions and Investment arm of the InMotion Hosting family, announced today at WordCamp Miami that it has acquired weForms, an easy-to-use contact form bui...

Cambridge Quantum Computing Announces Significant New Quantum Technology Collaboration With CERN

2020-02-28 08:07 1359

CAMBRIDGE, England, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cambridge Quantum Computing ("CQC") announced today that it has joined CERN openlab in a collaboration - named the QUATERNION project - to explore the application of quantum technologies to particle physics. CQC is a global leader in the quantum ...

Liquibox Completes Acquisition of DS Smith Plastics

2020-02-27 22:32 1511

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Liquibox, a portfolio company of Olympus Partners, has completed the acquisition of DS Smith plc's Plastics Division. The acquired division includes both rigid and flexible packaging businesses. The combined companies will have 35 manufacturing facilit...

Covestro invests in start-ups

2020-02-27 22:00 722

* Investments in start-up companies planned in five areas * First investments have already been made LEVERKUSEN, Germany, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Covestro is a start-up investor: With its Covestro Venture Capital (COVeC) approach, the company seeks to combine the needs of start-ups in a...

ClearVue Partners' portfolio company Pony.ai completes Series B round funding totaling USD 462 million

2020-02-27 11:09 1464

SHANGHAI, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai-based private equity firm ClearVue Partners today announces that its portfolio company Pony.ai, a leading autonomous driving company inChina and the US, has completed Series B round funding ofUSD 462 million and puts Pony.ai's valuation at just ove...

Easyfairs Northeral Acquires Hotel & Restaurant Event

2020-02-26 22:35 932

BRUSSELS, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Easyfairs Northeral, the North African branch of Easyfairs, has announced the acquisition of SIEL - The International Exhibition for Hotel & Restaurant Equipment and Services. This 14-year-old event attracts +7000 visitors every year from the HoReCa sector ...

Ridgewood Infrastructure Hits Hard Cap on its Inaugural Fund

2020-02-26 22:03 1072

NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ridgewood Infrastructure, LLC today announced the final close ofRidgewood Water & Strategic Infrastructure Fund, LP (the "Fund") at its hard cap of$600 million. The Fund had initially targeted $500 million of capital commitments and was oversubscribed.   R...

Top Web Building Platform Elementor Raises $15 Million in Funding Led By Lightspeed Venture Partners

2020-02-26 21:35 1271

TEL AVIV, Israel, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Elementor , the leading WordPress website builder platform, announced today that they raised$15 million from Lightspeed Venture Partners in their first round of institutional funding. This comes as Elementor's intuitive web ...

PLMP Fintech's Venture Capital entity secures Fund Management licence to bring blockchain to over 10,000 SMEs in 10 years

2020-02-26 19:38 1248

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The local investment arm of Singaporean blockchain firm PLMP Fintech, PLMP Venture Capital, has been awarded today an Asset and Fund Management licence by the Securities and Exchange Commission ofCambodia (SECC). The move is part of the company'...

Snapask Plans Further Expansion in Southeast Asia with Latest US$ 35 million Funding

2020-02-26 14:00 1173

* Snapask, Asia's leading education technology brand, announces completion of aUS$35M round in 2020, adding to over US$ 50 million fundraised to date. * Snapask aims to become the leader in education technology, driving the revolution of self-directed learning acrossAsia. * With "We Wonder...

Hong Kong-Based Peak Group Reaffirms Strategic Focus on Investment in India's Tech Space

2020-02-26 10:00 1732

* Empowering India's fast-growing Tech sector with Peak Group's strong expertise and resources inGreater China and Southeast Asia * Companies that Peak invests in, such as online personal financing platform CashMama, are at the forefront of the technological innovation and have led to profoun...

KAHR Medical Raises $18 Million in Private Funding Round

2020-02-26 08:30 995

Funds will be used for advancing the Company's next generation immuno-oncology drug candidates, including lead anti-CD47 product for the treatment of solid tumors through Phase I/II study in addition to advancing preclinical pipeline JERUSALEM, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- KAHR Medical

Longevity Acquisition Corporation to Extend Deadline to Consummate Acquisition

2020-02-25 21:45 7848

SHANGHAI, Feb. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Longevity Acquisition Corporation (the "Company" or "Longevity") (NASDAQ: "LOACU") today announced that the Company's sponsor, Whale Management Corporation (the "Sponsor"), has notified the Company that the Sponsor has deposited into the Company's trust acc...

Moonbug Acquires Korean Hit Animated Series "ARPO"

2020-02-25 21:00 708

Produces New, Premium Episodes to be Released on Major OTT Platforms in 2020 LONDON, Feb. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Moonbug, a global entertainment company that develops and distributes fun and safe content for kids, today announced it has acquired the hit Korean animated seriesARPO, which has ove...

TONIK raises $6M VC round led by Insignia, Credence

2020-02-25 09:00 984

SINGAPORE, Feb. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TONIK Financial Pte Ltd ("TONIK") announced today that it closed a$6M round of equity funding. The round was led by regional VC investors Insignia Ventures Partners and Credence Partners, with a significant participation from regional family offices and an...

Joe Nimble Launch New Functional Running Shoe in Collaboration With Michelin - Revolutionizing the Market

2020-02-24 15:00 849

LUDWIGSBURG, Germany, Feb. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Joe Nimble's mission to free feet from the constraints of modern footwear has reached a new level. The forward-thinking brand has partnered with Soles by Michelin to launch the nimbleToes Addict. It's a collaboration that is leading a revolution...

The9 Limited Completed Transaction with Kapler Pte. Ltd

2020-02-21 19:00 10066

SHANGHAI, Feb. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The9 Limited (Nasdaq: NCTY) ("The9" or the "Company"), an established Internet company, today announced that it has completed Transaction with Kapler Pte. Ltd, which was announced onSeptember 27, 2019. Equity interests in several subsidiaries of the Company...

LexinFintech Holdings Ltd. Announces Purchase of Land Usage Rights in Shenzhen

2020-02-20 11:10 9508

SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- LexinFintech Holdings Ltd. ("Lexin" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: LX), a leading online consumer finance platform for educated young adults inChina, announced that the Company has successfully bidfor a plot of land in Shenzhen's Nanshan district. Total ...

Whatfix Raises $32 Million in Series C Funding to Empower Enterprises to Drive Digital Adoption and Prepare for the Future of Work

2020-02-19 20:30 981

Led by new investor Sequoia Capital India, and with participation from existing investors, Whatfix joins the family of tier-one B2B enterprise SaaS leaders funded by premier VC firms SAN JOSE, California, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Whatfix, the leader in Digital Adoption Solutions ("DAS"), to...

Eventus Systems Raises $10.5 Million in Series A Funding Round

2020-02-19 20:00 1046

Led by Jump Capital and LiveOak Venture Partners, Other Investors Include Coinbase Ventures, Chimera Securities AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Austin-based Eventus Systems, Inc., a multi-award winning global trade surveillance and market risk software platform provider, announced t...

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