500 Startups closes $35M Japan fund with the backing of the Japanese government

“[Cool Japan’s involvement] is symbolic in a way because there … who in the past would push for an exit via IPO as a risk-averse way to ensure a return on investment. “Historically if you wanted to do a $20 million-$30 million round you didn …
( read original story …)


Related Post

Real estate | Company lures locals to Japanese, Th...
views 133
foreign investors have flocked to Japanese propert...
Newborn found abandoned at rest area toilet in Yok...
views 64
KANAGAWA (TR) – Kanagawa Prefectural Police have l...
Japan exports surge at fastest in nearly four year...
views 73
The rise in Japan's exports to the United States i...
Credit Suisse’s Woods Is Overweight Japan
views 70
Oct.09 -- Credit Suisse Private Banking APAC CIO J...
Hong Kong listing would help Aramco with huge Chin...
views 74
Saudi Aramco's CEO said in October that exchanges ...
In Japan, Business Must Step Up to the Plate
views 139
My parents married in 1956. It was an era when eve...
Japan's Abe pitches for business in Philippin...
views 130
MANILA -- At a business summit at the Malacanang p...
KDDI: TELEHOUSE OSAKA 2 Data Center in Osaka to Pr...
views 160
TOKYO & OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--KDDI CORPOR...
Japan protests San Francisco’s ‘sex sl...
views 72
The mayor of Japan's second city of Osaka said Nov...
Japan wins 4 gold in speed skating at Asian Winter...
views 120
SAPPORO, Japan -- Japan claimed four gold medals i...