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Mary Ann Azevedo / TechCrunch:
Human Interest, a 401(k) provider for SMBs that promises zero transaction fees, raises $200M at a $1B valuation, less than six months after its $55M Series C   —  Less than six months after raising $55 million in a Series C round of funding, SMB 401(k) provider Human Interest today announced …
Aug 4, 2021, 1:00 PMIn context
Manish Singh / TechCrunch:
Bangalore-based online learning startup Unacademy raises $440M led by Temasek at a $3.44B valuation   —  Unacademy has raised $440 million in a new financing round as the Indian online learning startup looks to expand into multiple additional categories.  —  Temasek led the Bangalore-based startup's …
Aug 1, 2021, 10:05 PMIn context
Digbijay Mishra / The Economic Times:
B2B commerce and financing startup OfBusiness raises $160M led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 at a valuation of $1.5B, becoming the 18th Indian unicorn for the year   —  B2B commerce startup valued at $1.5 billion; New capital to be used for acquisition, expansion
Jul 31, 2021, 12:35 AMIn context
Natasha Mascarenhas / TechCrunch:
Class, a virtual classroom that integrates exclusively with Zoom, raises $105M led by SoftBank's Vision Fund 2 at a $804M post-money valuation   —  Class, a virtual classroom that integrates exclusively with Zoom, announced today that it has raised $105 million in a financing led by SoftBank Vision Fund II.
Jul 28, 2021, 6:50 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Wiliot, which is developing IoT chips powered by ambient radio frequencies, raises $200M Series C led by SoftBank's Vision Fund 2 as it plans an SaaS pivot   —  Wiliot — the IoT startup that has developed a new kind of processor that is ultra thin and light and runs on ambient power but possesses …
Jul 27, 2021, 8:20 AMIn context
Financial Times:
As China cracks down, SoftBank's Vision Fund has lost $4B on its Didi investment, as its 20.1% stake bought for $11.8B in 2019 is now worth $7.8B   —  Japanese group's heavy investments in Chinese tech have left it exposed to a regulatory crackdown  —  The single largest bet on Chinese tech …
Jul 26, 2021, 7:50 AMIn context
Financial Times:
China's edtech overhaul could eliminate foreign investors from the sector and wipe out billions invested by Sequoia, Tiger, Tencent, and SoftBank's Vision Fund   —  Tutoring businesses feared ‘virtually uninvestable’ under plans to curb private capital  —  China's sweeping overhaul …
Jul 26, 2021, 7:20 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Ethos, which integrates with third-party insurance underwriters to offer life insurance, raises $100M from SoftBank Vision Fund 2 at a valuation of $2.7B+   —  More than half of the U.S. population has stayed away from considering life insurance because they believe it's probably too expensive …
Jul 21, 2021, 8:20 AMIn context
Manish Singh / TechCrunch:
Swiggy raises $1.25B Series J led by SoftBank's Vision Fund 2 and Prosus Ventures at a post-money valuation of $5.5B, with Vision Fund 2 alone investing $450M   —  It took SoftBank several years, but the Japanese investment giant is now ready to bet on India's food delivery market.
Jul 20, 2021, 4:50 AMIn context
Sohee Kim / Bloomberg:
South Korea's largest travel booking app Yanolja raises about $1.7B from SoftBank's Vision Fund 2, sources say at a valuation of $9B+   —  - Yanolja is said to be considering an IPO at home and overseas  — Coupang's hot debut spurs a wave of Korean tech startup IPOs
Jul 15, 2021, 10:00 AMIn context

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