Licious orders in $25m
Nichirei Corp led Licious' series D round, three months after the online meat and fish delivery service raised $25m in a separate round led by Bertelsmann.
Byju’s nets Naspers on its way to $400m
Naspers Ventures is leading a funding round for Byju’s already sized at $322m, with a $400m target, that is valuing the online learning platform at $3.6bn.
Corporate venturing deal net: 3-7 December 2018
Each Friday the Global Corporate Venturing Deal Net rounds up the week’s smaller deals and tracks the emerging companies accessing corporate funds.
Oyo checks in $104m Grab investment
A regulatory filing has confirmed that Grab has provided $104m for the hotel room provider that will likely be added to the $800m it secured in September.
ParkJockey to ride SoftBank investment to $1bn
The parking app developer has lined up SoftBank as lead investor in a round in which it is looking to raise $800m to $1bn, with Mubadala Investment also set to take part.
Eruditus in talks to raise $40m series C
The Bertelsmann India Investments-backed education course provider is reportedly in talks to raise $40m in a series C round led by Sequoia.
Keking maps out $144m series C
Alibaba has led the logistic information and service provider's series C round, bringing Keking's overall funding to $187m.
Corporate venturing deal net: 26-30 November 2018
Each Friday the Global Corporate Venturing Deal Net rounds up the week’s smaller deals and tracks the emerging companies accessing corporate funds.

Other News

Drivezy motorises $20m series B
Yamaha has joined existing investors in the series B round which was secured alongside a $100m asset financing deal backed by Anypay.
NeueHouse works its way to $30m
The Great Eagle-backed co-working space provider has raised $30m to open additional sites across the US.
QuintoAndar goes home with $64m
Existing investor Qualcomm Ventures has returned to back the apartment rental website's $64m series C round, which will support an expansion into additional cities.
Movinga locates $17m round
Rocket Internet has returned for a $17m funding round, just over a year after contributing to a $26.4m round, with the money going towards acquisitions of rivals including Move24.
HolidayMe books $16m series C and agrees merger
Al Sanie-backed HolidayMe is set to merge with fellow travel agency Tripfez after it raised $16m in a series C round.
Deskera processes $60m series A
Cisco and Susquehanna International Group were part of a consortium that supplied $60m in series A capital to business management platform Deskera.

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SoftBank goes to WeWork with another $3bn
Work and living space provider WeWork will receive warrant financing from Vision Fund at a valuation of at least $42bn through two $1.5bn tranches in 2019.
Manbang makes way towards $1bn round
Existing investors SoftBank and Tencent are in advanced discussions to invest in a round that will increase the trucking services platform's valuation from $6.5bn to $9bn.
Chehaoduo shifts into next round with $162m
Seven months after raising $818m in a series C round led by Tencent, Chehaoduo has added $162m in series C-plus funding alongside a $430m commitment from the city of Kunshan.
SoftBank considers $20bn WeWork deal
The corporate's Vision Fund is reportedly thinking of buying a majority stake in WeWork for $15bn to $20bn, though the FT places the deal size at up to $10bn.
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