By Juliet Shwe Gaung
The fund plans to make investments primarily in the digital sector and tap opportunities in new technologies such as AI, IoT and blockchain.
The deal will value the company at about A$689 million, Life360 said.
Zoom is one of the few tech unicorns set to go public this year that has made a profit.
The IPO values Pinterest at about $12.7 billion. Pinterest’s last valuation, from a private funding round in 2017, was $12.3 billion.
Japan’s dying conglomerates offer rich pickings. They house a slew of underloved or non-core assets. There’s a real chance to create global leaders from these assets.
The latest Series B round brings Aidoc’s total funding to $40 million.
SoftBank, Toyota Motor Corp and Japan-based auto-parts supplier Denso Corp are expected to invest a total of $1 billion as part of the deal.
The partnership will enable NXP and Hawkeye to work together to create reference designs to expand their operations in the Chinese market.
Based in San Francisco, BTIG’s Shingo Yatsui will help Asian clients identify transactions and spot valuable opportunities in the US and European market.
The company had earlier indicated that it would allocate a budget of over 300 million baht ($9.5 million) to invest in startups globally.