RECENT FUNDING ROUNDS


Profile Industry Funding round Value Date
Kyash Inc Creators of the Kyash wallet app and payment platform Kyash Direct. Series B JPY 1,500,000,000
Coincheck Exchange Cryptocurrency exchange. 6611 Administration of financial markets Acquisition USD 33,500,000
Bitflyer Cryptocurrency exchange. 6611 Administration of financial markets Series D USD 1,800,000
SB Drive Corp Tokyo-based autonomous vehicle subsidiary of SoftBank and Advanced Smart Mobility. 2910 Manufacture of motor vehicles N/A JPY 510,000,000
Trillium Inc Cyber security company. Series A
Exchange Corporation KK Provider of purchase settlement technology for Japan. 6619 Other activities auxiliary to financial services Series B USD 15,000,000
Atonarp Inc Scientific instrumentation company that designs & manufactures Smart Spectrometers. Series B USD 16,000,000
Mercari Developer of a P2P marketplace app. Series D USD 75,000,000
Rakuten Ventures (Japan Fund) Venture fund sponsored by Rakuten Inc investing in Japanese startups. 6430 Trusts, funds and similar financial entities Fund Closing JPY 10,000,000,000
Whomor Inc 5911 Motion picture, video and television programme production Seed USD 1,600,000

MOST ACTIVE ACQURERS

SAP SE 1
Monex Group Inc 1

BEST FUNDED COMPANIES


Developer of a P2P marketplace app.

One of the leading Internet and mobile advertisement firms in Japan.

Scientific instrumentation company that designs & manufactures Smart Spectrometers.

Provider of purchase settlement technology for Japan.

Creators of the Kyash wallet app and payment platform Kyash Direct.

Tokyo-based autonomous vehicle subsidiary of SoftBank and Advanced Smart Mobility.

Crypto fund in Japan with focus on early entrepreneurs in Decentralized Finance (Defi), DAO, and Web3.

Private equity firm

A cross-border venture capital firm formed by prominent investors and technologists to invest in US, European and Asian high growth companies.

The first regional and independent venture capital firm in Japan.