Rising African venture investment powers fintech, clean tech bets in 2020 – ITPro.works

As a turbulent week in the capital world, we’re taking a look at something a bit slower moving: venture capital trends in Africa during 2020. The Exchange has long explored … Read More

Porsche and Axel Springer increase investment into their APX accelerator to €55M – ITPro.works

Berlin-based early-stage fund APX today announced that its two investors, European publisher Axel Springer and sports car maker Porsche, have increased their investment in the fund to a total of … Read More

Prosus Ventures leads $30 million investment in Indian agritech startup DeHaat – ITPro.works

Once overlooked, agritech startups are beginning to have a moment in India. On Tuesday, DeHaat, an online platform that offers full-stack agricultural services to farmers, said it has raised $30 … Read More

Salesforce leads $15M investment round in Indian HR tech platform Darwinbox – ITPro.works

Darwinbox, which operates a cloud-based human resource management platform, has raised $15 million in a new financing round as the Indian startup looks to expand beyond the country and Southeast … Read More

Indonesian investment platform Ajaib gets $25 million Series A led by Horizons Venture and Alpha JWC – ITPro.works

Ajaib Group, an online investment platform that says it now runs the fifth-largest stock brokerage in Indonesia by number of trades, announced it has raised a $25 million Series A … Read More

VCs discuss gaming’s biggest infrastructure investment opportunities in 2021 – ITPro.works

We last polled our network of investors on the topic of gaming infrastructure startups back in May just as it was becoming clear what pandemic opportunities were in store for … Read More