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Opera’s Africa fintech startup OPay gains $120M from Chinese investors

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Africa focused fintech startup OPay has raised a $120 million Series B round backed by Chinese investors. Located in Lagos and founded by consumer internet...

Naspers Foundry is open for South African startup pitches, CEO says

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Naspers’ 1.4 billion rand (≈$100 million) VC fund to support South African startups — Naspers Foundry — is accepting pitches, after making its first...

Signal AI taps $25M for public data-based market intelligence that spots...

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Media monitoring — where news sources and other public information outlets are scanned regularly for mentions of specific organizations — is a well established...

SoftBank reportedly preps a package to take control of WeWork parent...

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SoftBank Group, the multi-billion dollar Japanese technology conglomerate and investment firm, has put together a  bid that would save WeWork parent company We Co.,...

PayPal is the first company to drop out of the Facebook-led...

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PayPal has become the first company to walk away officially from Facebook’s Libra, a cryptocurrency and related association that it announced earlier this year with...

The Jumbo Circus Going On In OYO With The Ring Master...

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Everyone gets success in life but only few are able to handle and digest it. The proverb goes pretty well with Ritesh Agarwal Founder of...

MaxAB raises $6M seed round to optimize Egypt’s B2B grocery markets

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Cairo based startup MaxAB looks to optimize the supply-chain network for Egypt’s food and grocery retailers. The B2B e-commerce company raised a $6.2 million seed-investment...

Lookiero closes $19M led by MMC Ventures to be the Stitch...

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Lookiero, the online personal shopping service for clothes and accessories, has closed a $19 million funding round led by London-based VC MMC Ventures with...

With its third fund, Revolution Ventures stays true to its mission

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AOL co-founder and former chief executive officer Steve Case’s venture capital fund, Revolution, deploys capital to companies “outside of the hotbeds.” Revolution, the parent...

Remagine secures $35M fund backed by media giants to focus on...

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Remagine Ventures is a relatively new European VC fund which focuses on investments in entertainment tech, including AI, gaming, sports & eSports, AR/VR, consumer...