Razer Raises At A $1.5B Valuation, With $75M From China’s Digital Grid For Immersive Gaming

 Razer, the gaming technology company based out of Southern California, has raised another round of funding, a Series C that values it at $ 1.5 billion, TechCrunch has learned. The backing comes in part from China, specifically the Digital Grid… Continue Reading

Yello Mobile Raises $30M More At A $4B Valuation From Japan’s SBI Holdings

 Yello Mobile — the Seoul, Korea-based mobile apps business that has grown by raising nearly $ 150 million and acquiring over 80 other app startups — has picked another $ 30 million in funding. This latest cash injection comes from SBI Holdings, a digital financial services group… Continue Reading

WorldRemit Gets $45M At A $500M Valuation To Grow Its Mobile Money Transfer Business

 A year after raising $ 100 million, London-based startup WorldRemit has picked up more funding. To compete against the likes of Western Union in the world of money transfers — and tap a remittance market that the World Bank estimates will be worth $ 610… Continue Reading

Meituan-Dianping, China’s Largest Group Deals Site, Closes Massive $3.3B Round At $18B Valuation

 Meituan-Dianping, China’s largest group deals site, confirmed that it has closed a colossal $ 3.3 billion round at a valuation of $ 18 billion. The company claims that this is the largest single funding round ever raised by a venture-backed… Continue Reading

Korea’s Yello Mobile Raises $47M More At A $4B Valuation Led By Formation 8

 Korea’s Yello Mobile has made a name for itself raising $ 100 million and using it to hoover up more than 60 startups to build a mobile apps business, which now serves 18 million users. Now, the startup is raising again: Yello Mobile has racked up another $ 47.2… Continue Reading