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Corporate venturing deal net: 9-13 December 2019
Each Friday the Global Corporate Venturing Deal Net rounds up the week’s smaller deals and tracks the emerging companies accessing corporate funds.
Perfect Day shines in $140m series C
The Continental Grain-backed vegan dairy product developer has captured $140m at a $440m valuation, with Temasek leading the round.
SoftBank buys into Style Theory’s $15m series B
Fashion hire service Style Theory collected the cash from existing investor SoftBank Ventures Asia, Paradise Group and Alpha JWC Ventures.
Vroom gains momentum with $254m series H
AutoNation-backed Vroom has now raised $721m in funding altogether after closing a $254m series H round led by Durable Capital Partners.
Corporate venturing deal net: 2-6 December 2019
Each Friday the Global Corporate Venturing Deal Net rounds up the week’s smaller deals and tracks the emerging companies accessing corporate funds
CarDekho collects $70m
The automotive e-commerce and services portal was reportedly valued at $700m in a series D round led by Ping An Global Voyager Fund's first Indian deal.
Procter and Gamble produces India fund
The Indian subsidiary of the consumer goods conglomerate has set up a $27.9m vehicle to invest in sustainable technology developers.
CureFit starts training for $100m round
Temasek could reportedly invest in CureFit at a valuation of $800m, less than six months after Unilever Ventures participated in a $120m round for the wellness services provider.

Other News

Picnic arranges $275m funding delivery
SHV Holdings,' NPM Capital fund reinvested in online grocery retailer Picnic as part of a round that will fund construction of a huge new distribution centre.
Hubert Burda returns as Vinted raises $141m
The second-hand clothing marketplace is now valued at $1.1bn, having raised money from backers including Burda Principal Investments.
CE Ventures falls for Furlenco
The furniture rental service pulled in $17.5m from a round led by Crescent Enterprises' corporate venture capital vehicle as it prepares to expand into the Middle East.
Impossible Foods to cook up $400m round
Plant-based burger manufacturer Impossible Foods is hoping to more than double its current valuation of $2bn, having already raised some $750m from investors including GV.
Tokopedia stokes $1.5bn fundraising preparations
The Alibaba and SoftBank-backed peer-to-peer e-commerce platform is looking to close $1bn to $1.5bn in funding early next year.
CasaOne cases corporates for $16m
The furniture rental platform has confirmed it recently raised series B funding from investors including WeWork, HNI and JLL Spark.

Editor's Picks

Peloton pulls itself to billion-dollar IPO
Comcast NBCUniversal and Grace Beauty scored exits as Peloton Interactive floated at the top of its range to raise $1.16bn, getting a further $100m in a private placement.
Naspers reaches Meesho in $125m round
Facebook provided $25m for the social commerce marketplace as part of a Naspers-led round that has been set to value it at up to $650m.
Zomato readies billion-dollar order
Ant Financial is set to lead a round that could value online restaurant listings and ordering platform Zomato at $3bn, while SoftBank looks to rival Swiggy.
Altria agrees $12.8bn Juul investment
E-cigarette brand Juul has overcome internal opposition to agree a $12.8bn investment by Marlboro owner Altria at a $38bn valuation.
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