capital raising

Platform News: Delivery Services across the world

Delivery app Rappi says no action taken yet on eventual IPO

Delivery app Rappi has said it had not yet taken any action regarding an initial public offering, after media quoted its co-founder saying it would prepare listing paperwork in the...

Platform News: EduTech

EdTech platform Emeritus raises $650 million from SoftBank, Accel, others

Emeritus, an EdTech platform used by some of the world’s top universities and other educational institutions for online courses, has said it raised $650 million in a funding round ...

China IPO's

Chinese tech start-ups pull IPO plans as Beijing tightens scrutiny

A growing number of Chinese tech start-ups are cancelling plans to list on Nasdaq-style markets at home with some eyeing Hong Kong share sales instead, as regulators tighten scruti...

Platform Industry: CEO of the ride-sharing company Uber Technologies

Uber Technologies leads $170 million investment round for bike-sharing start-up Lime

Bike-sharing service provider Lime has announced that it raised $170 million in an investment round led by Uber Technologies Inc. Other participants in the round included the likes...

Expedia

Expedia to boost liquidity with $3.2 billion capital raise, names new Chief Executive

Expedia Group has stated it was raising $3.2 billion in fresh capital to boost its liquidity, in an effort to ride out a coronavirus-driven collapse in travel demand.