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Ucommune works its way toward public markets
Ucomme has formally filed for a $100m initial public offering, confirming months of reports and putting Beijing Xingpai, Dahong Group, Junfa Group, Prosperity Holdings and Yintai Land in line for exits. fills up with $216m IPO
Financial automation software producer Bill is floating above its range as Fleetcor, Mastercard, Amex and a host of banks all scored exits.
Rock Content draws up Scribble acquisition
Digital publishing software provider Scribble Technologies has been acquired by Rock Content after raising more than $50m from backers including Rogers and OpenText.
Wag regains nine-figure SoftBank stake
Wag has agreed to buy back almost 50% of its shares from SoftBank, who invested $300m last year but which is selling at a loss.
Molbase assays $70m IPO
Fosun is in line for an exit after chemicals trading platform Molbase filed for an initial public offering in the US with a target size of $70m.
Indio gets snapped up by Applied Systems
Hiscox is set to exit digital insurance processing platform Indio Technologies in an acquisition by Applied Systems that follows $28m in venture funding.
Streem closes Frontdoor acquisition
Gree-backed Streem has been bought by Frontdoor, which will integrate its augmented reality-based remote home services technology into its own offering.
Analysis: Acquisitions of corporate-backed businesses rebound in numbers but not…
The number of acquisitions of companies that have received corporate backing had been decreasing over the past few years but by the end of October this year it registered a rebound.

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CapitalG books a date with unicorn Dataiku
The Alphabet unit has bought shares in the data management platform from Serena Capital at a reported valuation of $1.4bn.
Tenable takes charge of Indegy
Liberty Media, Centrica and Ofer Global have exited cybersecurity technology producer Indegy in a $78m purchase by Tenable.
Ola earmarks 2021 for IPO
SoftBank, Tencent, Didi Chuxing, Hyundai and Kia could be in line for exits as on-demand ride provider Ola starts setting the ground to go public.
Carmudi Philippines parks itself in CarDekho
Tengelmann Ventures and corporate JV Asia Pacific Internet Group have exited online automotive retail platform Carmudi's local spinoff in an acquisition by CarDekho.
Analysis: IPOs of corporate-backed businesses possibly cooling down
The number of flotations of companies that have previously received corporate backing has been growing over the past years but by the end of 2019 they may register a slight slowdown.
InMobi ropes in Roposo
Bertelsmann India Investments has exited user-generated media platform Roposo in an acquisition by InMobi Group estimated to be $20m in size.

Editor's Picks fills up with $216m IPO
Financial automation software producer Bill is floating above its range as Fleetcor, Mastercard, Amex and a host of banks all scored exits.
SoftBank sorts We Company with $9.5bn financing package
Jin Jiang International and Legend Holdings will get exit routes through the deal, which is set to give SoftBank a stake in the workspace provider sized at about 80%.
We Co pulls its IPO - what now?
With news that We Co has withdrawn its IPO filing, we take a look at what the move could mean for corporate venturing going forward.
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