Funding History
Round Size Investors Date
US$3.5m Not Disclosed 8 Dec 2015

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What's Changing Social Media In 2016

The latest changes by social media and messaging firms are all about cementing their dominance in their users’ everyday lives. From Facebook’s push into bots to Twitter’s deal to stream NFL games to Snapchat’s discovery channels these services...

Read More30 Sep 16
DouyuTV Scores USD226m For Gaming Livestream Platform

DouyuTV, a China-based gaming livestream platform, has scored USD226m in funding led by Tencent, with participation from Phoenix Capital Asset Management, Shenzhen Capitol Group and National SME Development. 

Read More17 Aug 16
Hike Messenger Raises USD175m For Messaging App

India-based Hike, which runs the messaging app Hike Messenger, has raised USD175m in funding from Tencent Holdings, along with Tiger Global, Bharti Enterprises and SoftBank Group. Hike will use the money to expand its team, improve the product, invest in...

Read More17 Aug 16
Yonghong Tech Receives USD30m For Big Data Analytics

Yonghong Tech, a Chinese big data analytics firm, has received USD30m series C round led by Tencent Holdings, with contribution from Genesis Capital, Shenzhen Oriental Fortune Capital, Matrix Partners and iResearch. 

Read More26 Jul 16
Baobao Scores USD15m For Digital Video Streaming

China’s Baobao, a digital video streaming social media platform, has scored USD15m in a series B+ round from Meridian Capital China, Tencent Holdings, GGV Capital and Shunwei Capital. Baobao's mobile app allows users to conduct or watch live video...

Read More22 Jul 16
Pinduoduo Receives USD110m For E-Commerce Platform

China’s Pinduoduo, an e-commerce platform based on third-party social media channels, has received USD110m in a series B round from Banyan Capital, New Horizon Capital and Tencent Holdings. Pinduoduo’s users can participate in group buying deals with...

Read More22 Jul 16
Meta Completes USD50m For Augmented Reality

Meta, an augmented reality firm, nabbed USD50m funding from Horizons Ventures, Lenovo, Tencent, Banyan Capital, Comcast Ventures and GQY. Meta will use the funds for building its technology, developing apps, business expansion and working on the next...

Read More13 Jun 16
Bitauto Nabs USD300m For Auto Website

Chinese auto information website operator Bitauto has nabbed USD300m in funding round from Tencent Holdings, Baidu, and PA Grand Opportunity. Bitauto will use the money for general corporate purposes. 

Read More07 Jun 16
Tile Scores USD18m For Smart Location

Tile, a smart location company, has scored USD18m Series B funding round led by Bessemer Venture Partners, along with GGV Capital, Khosla Ventures, Tandem and Tencent. Tile will use the funding for its continued growth. 

Read More03 Jun 16
Corporate VC Ain’t What It Used To Be

Corporate venture capital (CVC) is not what it once was. It was previously thought that corporate investments benefited neither party. The revenues from businesses’ corporate arms were not enough for Wall Street to take notice and the other motives...

Read More24 May 16