VC firm Square Peg Capital, which focuses on investments in Australia, Israel and Southeast Asia, closed its first formal fund at $180 million in 2017.
Prudential, which derives about one-third of its earnings from Asia, is benefiting from the region’s expanding middle class and growing insurance coverage.
The license will let Coinbase provide payment services and issue e-money in the country, enabling it to strike more partnerships with other companies.
It wouldn’t be Tsai’s first foray into U.S. sports: Last year he agreed to buy a 49 percent stake in the Brooklyn Nets.
Solidium, Finland’s investment arm, built the stake in Nokia by buying shares on the market over the early months of 2018.
Used as a transfer mechanism rather than a currency, bitcoin circumvents banks’ transaction fees.
The move will end nearly three years of wholly free services offered by its taxi-hailing app.
Amazon is hoping the new credit card, which will feature rewards points for purchases, will also let it eventually add offerings such as business insurance.
KKR invested $50 million in Texture in 2014.