By Takahiko Wada
It won the approval to operate as a licensed cryptocurrency exchange after improving its governance in the wake of one of the biggest digital money thefts earlier this year.
Big real estate names like Blackstone Group LP and Tishman Speyer are venturing into flexible-space offerings of their own. Brokers, meantime, are growing wary that WeWork is cutting them out of deals.
The proceeds of the latest financing round will help 24M scale its advanced lithium-ion battery manufacturing globally.
Blippar is said to have sunk into insolvency following a dispute between its investors.
Almost 50 bankers in Hong Kong and Singapore have left in the past six months, or about 30% of the investment-banking workforce before the departures.
Bain Capital raised $4 billion from external investors and $650 million from itself and related parties.
The global fund, which exceeded its initial target of $800 million, received strong demand from investors across the globe.
The shares of SoftBank Group Corp.’s Japanese telecom business fell at the start of trading after Masayoshi Son raised more than $20 billion in an initial public offering.
IntelliHUB is a joint venture between Pacific Equity Partners Swiss metering firm Landis+Gyr.
New Zealand-based online education platform LearnCoach has secured $1.5 million in seed funding while Myanmar agri-mobile platform Greenovator has snagged a six-digit grant from the GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator Innovation Fund.