News round up 23 April 2018
Posted on 23 April, 2018 by Callum Cyrus, reporter
A round up of all the latest news on www.globalgovernmentventuring.com for our subscribers.
The London-based VC investor has surprised observers by securing $74m from the EU-backed agency.
The online insurance marketplace developer will use the proceeds from the IFC-backed round for product development and expansion.
The video intelligence technology provider has raised $56.6m from investors including Alibaba, Megvii and SDIC, and has reportedly reached profitability.
EDBI and Credence Partners co-led the Robert Bosch-backed flatbread appliance maker's series C round as it expands into new markets.
Temasek-backed Orchard Therapeutics has licensed a range of gene therapies from GSK, which will get a 19.9% stake in the company as part of the deal.
The fintech startup was backed by China Reform Fund Management.
The funding will be used to develop trials in the United States.
Bpifrance was among the backers of the connected robotics firm.
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