China tech brands make more power plays: Toutiao about to score $2 billion in deal led by General Altantic, Douban heads for overseas IPO, and Tencent makes two new investments in the U.S.
Silicon Dragon News reports on tech innovations, investment and deals in China, India and frontier markets.
Sogou Gets Set For Nasdaq, HK Bike-Sharing Startup Snares $9M, Wework Buys Singapore clone Spacemob.
Silicon Dragon Weekly News Digest: August 5, 2017
NLVC and SAIF raise new funds for emerging companies. China is gaining on the U.S. in VC spending and already tops America in number of unicorns.
Highlights: Silicon Dragon LA 2017, JULY 26
Panelists Brian Cohen, NY Angels; David Teten, HOF Capital; Jim Robinson, RRE Ventures;
Oliver Mitchell, Autonomy Ventures; Mason Du, HBS Alumni Angels; Steve Kuyan, Future Labs; Erik Lassila, Peakview Capital with Rebecca Fannin of Silicon Dragon
Silicon Dragon presents its annual pitch contest in NYC at Nasdaq with partner OTEC. Judging the pitches were Brian Cohen of NY Angels and Jim Robinson of RRE Ventures.
Silicon Dragon NY 2017, June 21, Nasdaq MarketSite