Ajisen Ramen pays another visit to Yunnex
Fast food retailer Ajisen Ramen reinvested in the smart point-of-sale device provider in a $20m series B-plus round led by Hezhi Investment.
Calypso Biotech dances through series A round
Merck Group and Johnson & Johnson both invested in a $22.6m round for the autoimmune disease drug developer, six years after it was spun off from Merck Serono.
BiomX rides to $32m series B
Johnson & Johnson, Takeda, Chong Kun Dang and Handok were among the participants in a series B round expected to advance acne and IBD drugs into the clinic.
Wowqu houses series B funding
Mofang Apartment has tapped its investment unit to invest in the 58.com-backed apartment rental platform operator's $29.7m series B round.
Neuspera concludes $26m series B round
Neuspera Medical has secured a $12m extension to bring its series B round to the targeted $26m close, with 6 Dimensions Capital returning from the first tranche.
Utilities send funding Zenobe's way
Tepco Power Grid and Jera, both of which represent Tokyo Electric Power, have provided $32.3m in funding for the battery storage provider.
Telstra files in as Nasuni raises $25m
Telstra Ventures has led a $25m growth round for the Dell-backed cloud file storage provider, which has now raised $145m altogether.
Sonae helps ViSenze sieze $20m
The visual shopping tool provider increased its total funding to more than $34m in a series C round co-led by Sonae IM that featured several more corporate units.

Other News

Iwoca takes down $26m in series D
The CommerzVentures and Intesa Sanpaolo-backed business lending platform secured the series D funding together with some $169m in debt financing.
CommerzVentures tumbles for Mambu
Commerzbank's corporate venturing unit has returned for a $33.8m round that was led by Bessemer Venture Partners and backed by several existing investors.
Overtime clocks up $23m in series B
MSG Studios contributed to a round that led by Spark Capital that boosted the digital sports media platform's valuation to about $100m.
CK Hutchinson ventures into Sight Diagnostics' series C
CK Hutchinson's Longliv fund has made its first investment, leading the medical diagnostic system producer's $27.8m series C round.
OP helps operate Nordcloud funding
OP Corporate Bank has backed a $22.6m round for Nordcloud, which the cloud infrastructure developer will use to hire new staff and grow internationally.
Sciwind blows through series A stage
Legend Capital led a $29.5m round for SciWind, which is developing treatments for metabolic and liver diseases, with backing from Kawin Technology.

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Sub-$50m Investment of the Year: Maana
Maana recently won GCV’s inaugural award for energy-tech corporate venture capital (CVC) investment of the year, presented during its Venture Houston conference in November. Now, Maana has gone one-stage further and won the Sub-$50m Investment of the Year award across all industries.
Intel spreads $72m across 12 companies
Intel Capital has revealed investments in 12 US or China-based portfolio companies and a partnership with the NBA.
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