i Grid Solutions Inc. raises 2 billion yen through a third-party allotment of new shares to THE FUND and others
Luup, an electric kickboard sharing service, raises approximately 2 billion yen in funding from Mori Trust, ESG-focused funds and others
THIRD Corporation, developer and operator of the AI-powered real estate management platform “Management Lloyd,” concludes a Bond with share option agreement with Nomura Real Estate Holdings, Inc.’s CVC fund.
indie Semiconductor and Thunder Bridge Acquisition II, Ltd. Announce Closing of Business Combination——indie To Begin Trading on Nasdaq June 11, 2021 as “INDI”
Leading Mark closed fundraising of approximately 550 million yen in total.
Secondhand Clothing Site ThredUP Raises $168 Million in IPO
EDGEMATRIX, a provider of one-stop on-site implementation and video edge AI solutions, raises approximately 1 billion yen
EDGEMATRIX, a company that implements “Video Edge AI” in the field, raises approximately 1 billion yen in Series B funding from NTT DOCOMO, Shimizu Corporation, SONY INNOVATION FUND, and DG Ventures.
Psychic VR Lab, a provider of VR/AR/MR creative platform “STYLY”, raises 900 million yen, bringing the total amount raised to 1.9 billion yen
Nudge Corporation Completes Fundraising for Service Development.
Vivino raises $155 million for wine recommendation and marketplace app
Japan’s QD Laser, developer of retinal scanning displays, files for IPO
QD Laser, a company with semiconductor laser technology, held a photo exhibition at the Zoff Harajuku store in Tokyo, where a visually impaired low-vision person became the photographer.
indie Semiconductor Enters Definitive Merger Agreement with Thunder Bridge Acquisition II, Ltd.
iYell has announced that it has raised 1.85 billion yen through third-party allotment. It’s bringing to 4.1 billion yen in total.
PR Table closed Series C round with 450 million yen raised – to bring total funding to 1 million yen since the company’s founding in 2014.
Edge AI platform Idein raises $2 billion in business strategy round.
Cosmetics e-commerce app “NOIN” launch “sopo”, an original cosmetic brand in FamilyMart nationwide from November 10, 2020.
EMQ launches high value cross-border settlements in Japan
Agri Info Design has announced that it has raised 300 million yen through third-party allotment.
EMQ Closes $20M Series B Funding Round
ERISA is aiming to expand their AI and MRI image analyzing business overseas.
Whomr has announced that it has raised total 130 million yen from an investment fund operated by Preferred Networks and Resona Capital Co., Ltd.
Japanese UX design firm Goodpatch files for IPO, pushing its valuation to $40M
AI and Data Platform, SENTIENT.IO closed Series A Round led by Japanese digital media enterprises
SureCash to disburse govt cash gift for corona-hit families
ITOCHU and Marubeni Ventures announce Investment in Noin Inc., an Online Cosmetic Retailer
Moneytree has closed a Series C funding round with an issuance of new shares through third-party allotment, to bring total funding to $45 million since the company’s founding in 2012.
Bengaluru-based online real estate rental startup NoBroker has raised $29 million in a Series C2 round led by Singapore-based private equity firm General Atlantic
Estimote launches wearables for workplace-level contact tracing for COVID-19
Repro has announced that it has raised 3 billion yen in Series C round
Farmnote received the Prime Minister’s Award in the 8th 「Manufacturing Japan grand prize」
Smartscan has announced that it has raised 1.13 billion yen in Series A round
Hippo Insurance has acquired Shelter
Healthians has announced that it has raised $12M(Rs 85 core) in Series B round
Zilingo announced plans to invest $100 million to build out fashion supply chain business in the US
AI technology company Appeir acquires Emotion Intelligence (Emin)
NoBroker has announced that it has raised Series D funding of $50M
WHILL announced capital and business alliance with Tokio Marine Holdings
Gojek launched a video streaming service featuring original movies and TV shows
Paperspace announced a new set of tools to help developers and operations
Cloudian launches a new edge analytics subsidiary called Edgematrix
Electric scooter Lime participated in a micro-mobility trial in Japan
Linough has announced capital raise.
KDDI invested in “Lime”, electric scooter sharing service
Mobile marketing platform “Repro” starts business development in Southeast Asia
SafetyWing has announced that it has raised $3.5M
Lime is entering the Japanese market
Ralali has announced that it has raised $13M
Quantstamp audits Kakao’s blockchain platform Klaytn
Dwango implements object storage software CLOUDIAN HYPERSTORE
Droom expands online automobile pricing engine “OBV” overseas
NOIN has announced that it has raised 800 million JPY
Healthians, India’s largest doorstep health testing service recognised as 2019 Best Healthcare Brand
Zilingo has announced partnership with UOB
MX has announced that it has raised $100M
Trash has announced the beta launch of the video editing tool
Tokopedia Acquires wedding service company Bridestory
Helium Announces $15M Series C Funding co-led by Union Square Ventures and Multicoin Capital
NoBroker has announced that it has raised $51M
Sheltr has announced that it has raised $3.2M
DG Incubation Co-leads Investment in GrubMarket
Quantstamp Wins First Place at Smart Dubai Global Blockchain Challenge
QD Laser has announced that it has raised 3.6 billion JPY
Liquid has announced that it is now valued at over $1 billion following new investment
tabiko has announced that it has raised 60 million JPY
Betaworks Studios Announces $4.4M Funding
ECONTEXT Expands its Convenience Store Payment Service to Support Barcode-based Smartphone Payments at FamilyMart
EMQ has announced a partnership with VISA
Avex announces acquisition of MAKEY
MX has been selected as Best Tech Startups in Utah
Warung Pintar acquires agritech startup Limakilo
Welby is Approved for Listing on the TSE’s Mothers Section
Monstar Lab, Inc. has announced that it has raised 2.4 billion JPY
Zilingo Announces $226M Series D Funding
Scroll announces acquisition of Nuzzel
Warung Pintar announced a partnership with Grab
Microsoft acquires Citus Data
Warung Pintar Announces $27.5M Series B Funding
WHILL announces their automatic driving system
Gifnote Announces $6M Series A Funding
AdStage launched New Product “Join”
Farmnote has announced that it has raised 400 million JPY
PR Table has announced that it has raised 420 million JPY
TIGALA Announces 250 million JPY Seed Funding
Droom has announced that it has raised $30M
Paperspace Announces $13M Series A Funding
Open Network Lab introduces 6 teams at 17th Batch Demo Day
EMQ Wins the Prestigious Red Herring Top 100 Global Award
Story of Taro Fukuyama, Founder of Fond, was published in Forbes.
Diffbot launches AI-powered knowledge graph
Cloudian has announced that it has raised US$94M
Cansell has announced that it has raised 200 million JPY
Akili Announces Additional $13M Series C Funding
Intercom launches custom sales and marketing bots
Warung Pintar has announced that it has raised US$4M
Chartbeat has announced that it has raised US$7M
Identity has announced that it has raised 400 million JPY
Panair has announced that it has raised 1900 million JPY
Silvair IPO prospectus approved
Nuzzel unveils NuzzelRank
Monster Lab starts co-working space business in Bangkok
TIGALA has announced that it has raised 100 million JPY