East Ventures

Mercari, a Japanese unicorn e-commerce start-up buys local rival Zawatt

By
Posted

Japan’s e-commerce unicorn Mercari, has reached an agreement to buy its local competitor Zawatt.

screen-shot-2017-02-22-at-12-16-14-am-copy
Dah Makan app
Malaysia
fintech-2
moka
Indonesia: Moka gets $2m from in Mandiri Capital-led round

Point-of-sale app operator Moka has just received $2 million in a funding round led by Mandiri Capital, with participation from Convergence Ventures, East Ventures, Fenox VC, and Northstar Group, according to an announcement today. The investment followed a $1.9 million, East Ventures-led series A round obtained by Moka in June… Read more »

A collection of US Dollars. Credit:Pixabay
Photo: Reuters
sociolla website
screen-shot-2017-01-17-at-11-53-15-am-copy
east ventures
Indonesia: East Ventures closes fifth fund, raises $27.5m

East Ventures, one of Indonesia’s most active venture capital firms, today announced that it has closed its fifth fund, and the vehicle’s partners – Willson Cuaca, Batara Eto, and Taiga Matsuyama – said they plan to use ‘deploy the capital to further their thematic investment thesis as the startup ecosystem… Read more »