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$500m And Above

Oxford Nanopore to embrace $2.1bn round
Amgen and Illumina-backed genetic sequencing technology developer Oxford Nanopore is reportedly eyeing a $2.1bn private placement.
Paytm progresses towards $2bn
Existing investors Ant Financial and SoftBank are close to taking part in a $2bn round that would value digital payment services provider Paytm at $16bn.
Zomato meets Ant Financial over $600m round
Ant Financial is in discussions to lead the round, which could boost the online restaurant portal's valuation to $4bn and its stake to nearly 29%.
Lilium looks to Tencent for $500m round
Existing investor Tencent is in talks as part of a round the flying car developer reportedly aims to close at between $400m and $500m.
Oyo makes $1.5bn series F reservation
Founder and CEO Ritesh Agarwal is set to provide $700m for a $1.5bn series F round that will value the short-term accommodation provider at $10bn, while SoftBank will also take part.
Udaan unites Tencent and Citi for $585m
Business-to-business e-commerce platform Udaan was valued at $2.3bn to $2.7bn in a series D round backed by Tencent and Citi Ventures.
SoftBank mulls $1bn supplement for We Company
The additional cash would be added to the $1.5bn second tranche of warrant financing agreed by SoftBank and the beleaguered We Company late last year.
Vista visits Acquia for billion-dollar deal
The investment firm will get a majority stake in Amazon and O'Reilly-backed Acquia in a transaction that will value the digital content manager at about $1bn.

Other News

Palantir prepares for billion-dollar fundraise
Relx-backed big data software provider Palantir is reportedly looking to raise between $1bn and $3bn and hike its valuation to as much as $30bn.
Making WeWork pay
“WeWork’s Bonkers IPO,” said Fortune’s daily newsletter. “The Weirdness of WeWork’s IPO Filing”, sister publication CEO Daily called it, adding: “If a recession is coming, the WeWork IPO filing… will be a fitting capstone for the peak.”
Byton inches towards $500m series C close
Having already inked an agreement with FAW in May, Byton is also signing up government-led industry investment funds and other institutional investors.
Analysis: Dream11 to sleep on $500m deal
Fantasy sports platform Dream11 is reportedly aiming to raise a round sized at $500m to be backed by several corporate investors. The company is part of the broader gaming and eSport space which has seen growth recently.
Sumitomo Dainippon slips into Roivant in $3bn deal
Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma will acquire at least 10% of Roivant in addition to its interest in five pharmaceutical subsidiaries through the deal.
Juul's convertible debt round reaches $785m
Altria-backed e-cigarette brand Juul has added $460m to a convertible note round it plans to close at $800m according to a securities filing.

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SoftBank mulls $1bn supplement for We Company
The additional cash would be added to the $1.5bn second tranche of warrant financing agreed by SoftBank and the beleaguered We Company late last year.
Analysis: Monitoring nine-figure corporate-backed rounds
Rounds above $100m tend to be raised by companies based in the US and China. Last year we saw a record number of corporate-backed rounds.
Didi Chuxing mobilises Toyota for $600m deal
Toyota will invest $600m into Didi Chuxing and form a joint venture also involving GAC Toyota Motor that will be focused on vehicle-related services for ride hailing drivers.
Big Deal: Vision Fund makes billion-dollar Grab
SoftBank Vision Fund invested $1.46bn to take Grab's series H round, already backed by Toyota, Hyundai, Kia, Booking Holdings, Central Group, Yamaha, Ping An, Microsoft, Tokyo Century and KBank, to $4.5bn.
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