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Lizhi lists in $45m IPO
The Xiaomi-backed, China-headquartered podcast app developer priced its shares at the bottom of their range to raise $45.1m in a US offering.
Corporate venturing deal net: 13-17 January 2020
Each Friday the Global Corporate Venturing Deal Net rounds up the week’s smaller deals and tracks the emerging companies accessing corporate funds.
Comcast NBCUniversal commences SportsTech accelerator
Comcast NBCUniversal is seeking applications from developers of sports-related technologies for its SportsTech accelerator, which will invest $50,000 per company.
Corporate venturing deal net: 6-10 January 2020
Each Friday the Global Corporate Venturing Deal Net rounds up the week’s smaller deals and tracks the emerging companies accessing corporate funds.
Quibi cribs another $400m
The bite-sized video streaming platform, which counts a host of corporates among its investors, has revealed $400m in funding along with its launch date.
Lift Labs prepares third batch
Applications are open for the third batch of Comcast NBCUniversal's Lift Labs accelerator, which will focus on connectivity and immersive experience technology.
Cadent catches 4Info
Mitsui and Gannett are among the investors exiting television audience analytics provider 4Info in an acquisition by Cadent.
Corporate venturing deal net: 23 December 2019-3 January 2020
In an extended version covering the holidays, Global Corporate Venturing has rounded up the period’s smaller deals and tracked the emerging companies accessing corporate funds.

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GritWorld gets series A-plus funding
Sparkly Key-backed digital animation technology developer GritWorld raised an undisclosed amount in the C Ventures-led round.
Spoon picks up $40m
Naver contributed to a series B round for the audio streaming service, which already counts SoftBank Ventures Asia among its backers.
DraftKings drives itself to public listing
The Fox Sports and Kraft Group-backed fantasy sports contest operator has gone public through a reverse merger, forming a $3.3bn company that will include betting technology producer SBTech.
ATU Partners presses start with $17m
Corporate backers Kakao Games and E&M are among the limited partners for newly launched esports-focused private equity fund ATU Partners.
Corporate venturing deal net: 16-20 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.
Fuji Startup Ventures fixes second fund
Broadcaster Fuji Media has put up $45.8m for a growth and late-stage vehicle, following on from a $16m early-stage fund in 2013.

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Pinterest hits NYSE in $1.4bn IPO
Qualcomm-backed visual social media platform Pinterest floated above its range in an offering that will give it a market cap near $13bn.
YY captures Bigo for $1.45bn
Bigo, a social video livestreaming platform, has been acquired by its existing shareholder YY for more than $1.45bn in a deal that also provided exits for Ping An and Bertelsmann.
WarnerMedia Investments closes book on deals
WarnerMedia Investments, the corporate venturing unit formerly known as Time Warner Investments, has reportedly shut while managing director Allison Goldberg has left the company.
Pinterest points to April for IPO
The Rakuten-backed social media and e-commerce company, valued at more than $12bn, will select underwriters next month and could go public as soon as April.
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