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Cohesity may become a unicorn in another big SoftBank funding

Cohesity Inc., the San Jose company launched by ex-Google employee and Nutanix co-founder Mohit Aron, may become the region's newest unicorn. The hyperconverged secondary storage business is in late talks to raise a round of at least $150 million .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2018

Cohesity raises $250M in funding round led by SoftBank Vision Fund

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 11th, 2018

DoorDash Has Big Plans for Its Recent SoftBank-Led $535 Million Funding

But it has no plans to delivery pot. DoorDash won’t be getting into the marijuana delivery .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 18th, 2018

Cohesity founder had to pass muster with SoftBank before investment, BI says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 2nd, 2018

Software startup with Miami presence clinches $50M in venture capital

A software company with offices in Miami is now a unicorn. Celonis announced Tuesday the closing of a $50 million series B funding round, propelling the startup to a billion-dollar valuation. Existing investors, including Accel and 83North, led th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

VW charges up San Jose electric battery unicorn with $100M funding

Volkswagen AG is placing a large bet on a San Jose unicorn, making a $100 million investment in the company that holds more than 200 patents for solid-state battery technologies.  QuantumScape Corp. emerged from Stanford University in 2010 and got a g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 22nd, 2018

SoftBank CEO to prioritize unicorn hunting as group shifts focus, Reuters says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 20th, 2018

SoftBank"s Son to prioritize unicorn hunting as firm shifts focus

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Category: topSource: reutersJun 20th, 2018

SoftBank just made its second-ever enterprise software investment

SoftBank's massive Vision Fund has made it's second-ever investment in enterprise software company Cohesity, a California-based compa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 11th, 2018

The former Google Ventures may give scooter company Lime"s unicorn round a push to $250M

Funding for scooter sharing companies is multiplying almost as fast as they are appearing on city streets and sidewalks, with news on Tuesday that Lime is lining up a $250 million round. Axios cited unnamed sources who said that GV (formerly Google Vent.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2018

Electric Scooter Startup Bird Just Raised Monster Funding and Is About to Join the $1B Unicorn Club

As the hype builds, so does the capital. Bird, the Santa Monica-based electric scooter company, is raising $150 million in a round led by Sequoia Capital .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 30th, 2018

Chinese investors lead another monster round for Menlo Park early cancer detection unicorn

Looking to detect cancer early through a simple blood test, Grail Inc. scored $300 million in new funding from several Chinese investors on top of the $1.2 billion it raised over the past two years. The Menlo Park company, which was rumored to be .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2018

SoftBank, PIF in early funding talks with banks on solar project, Reuters says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMay 14th, 2018

SoftBank, PIF in early funding talks with banks on huge solar project - sources

DUBAI (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp and Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund are in early talks with banks about potential funding for a multi-billion dollar solar power project planned in the kingdom, say sources familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 14th, 2018

Term Sheet — Tuesday, May 8

On deals and dealmakers. VALUATIONS TO THE MOONGood morning, Term Sheet readers. JOINING THE UNICORN CLUB: ThoughtSpot, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based startup that helps companies sift their corporate data, has received $145 million in new funding.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 8th, 2018

Bay Area’s unicorn backlog grows with SoundHound funding

The number of venture-backed Bay Area companies valued in the billions continues to grow faster than the ones that are exiting the unicorn corral. SoundHound Inc. became the seventh new one of the year with its $100 million funding on Thursday, wh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2018

SoftBank"s Vision Fund in talks to invest in Cohesity, Recode reports

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 16th, 2018

Ma"s Ant Financial to Raise $9 Billion, Become Biggest Unicorn

Ant Financial, carved out of Mr. Ma’s e-commerce giant Alibaba seven years ago, is preparing to raise $9 billion in a private funding round, up from a previous fundraising target of $5 billion......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 10th, 2018

Jack Ma"s Ant Financial to Raise $9 Billion, Become World"s Biggest Unicorn

Ant Financial, carved out of Mr. Ma’s e-commerce giant Alibaba seven years ago, is preparing to raise $9 billion in a private funding round, up from a previous fundraising target of $5 billion......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 10th, 2018

Crunching numbers: Newly released bid documents reveal plans for funding RNC in Charlotte

Local organizers of the 2020 Republican convention in Charlotte this week declined to disclose many financial details beyond the need to raise $70 million to stage the event, but bid documents released by city government late Friday afternoon paint a f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 10 min. ago

Inside SoftBank’s Big Bets – Fortune

Few in the investment world today have made moves as large and aggressive as SoftBank. It has poured billions into some of business’ biggest deals—Uber, ARM Holdings, Nvidia, WeWork, DoorDash, GM Crui.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk12 hr. 55 min. ago