China Deal Review: Startup funding jumps 26% in Dec to $9.2b as chipmakers take off

China Deal Review: Startup funding jumps 26% in Dec to $9.2b as chipmakers take off

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Startup investments ended on a high note in 2021 with almost $9.2 billion being raised across 185 deals in Greater China last month with hard tech, healthcare, and software industries continuing their deal-making momentum entering the new year.

In December, the deal value expanded by 25.9%, and the number of transactions rose by 32.1% as compared to November, when a total of $7.3 billion was raised across 140 deals, according to proprietary data compiled by DealStreetAsia.

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