Posts Tagged: DCM

After US expansion, Japanese business card management service Sansan enters Singapore

Following a warm reception in the US, Sansan turns its gaze toward the lucrative ASEAN market.

  • August 8, 2014
  • at 7:00 am
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Accounting SaaS startup freee nets $8 million in funding, aims for one million SMBs in Japan

Japan's top accounting SaaS startup, freee, has netted US$8 million in series B funding from DCM and Infinity Venture Partners (IVP).

  • April 23, 2014
  • at 11:23 am
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China Yongche

China’s Yongche gets $60 million funding in battle against Uber and taxi app rivals

Online car rental and ride-booking service Yongche has yet more venture capital money to aid in its expansion across China. Today the compan...

  • December 19, 2013
  • at 4:03 pm
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Chinese Android App Store Wandoujia

App Store Wandoujia Adds 500,000 Users a Day, About Half of New Android Activations in China

Chinese consumers now have over 250 million active smartphones and tablets, with most of them running Android. Despite that enthusiasm for t...

  • July 26, 2013
  • at 1:45 pm
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pokelabo

GREE Acquires Japanese Social Game Publisher Pokelabo for $173.8 Million

Mobile gaming giant GREE (TYO:3632) has announced its acquisition of Japanese game publisher Pokelabo (short for ‘Pocket Laboratory...

  • October 25, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Qualcomm Ventures and DCM Make a New Move, Back Taiwanese Startup Accupass

Two VC firms have made their first foray into Taiwan today, with DCM and Qualcomm Ventures leading a major funding round for Accuvally, the ...

  • March 28, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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Hurst Lin, Sina Co-Founder, Discusses DCM’s Investment Strategy in China

DCM is a venture capital fund with offices located in Beijing, San Francisco, and Tokyo. It also manages the A-fund which focuses on investi...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 12:57 pm
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DCM Launches $100 Million Android-focused Fund

Investment firm, DCM announced the launch of A-Fund, a $100 million investment focusing on start-ups which leverage on Android’s accel...

  • April 22, 2011
  • at 9:08 pm
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Too many business cards? Japan’s Sansan gets $14 million to bring its cloud-based contact manager to the US

Tokyo-based startup Sansan receives $14M from DCM to bring its cloud-based contact manager to the US.

  • May 19, 2014
  • at 3:15 pm
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Wandoujia app

App store Wandoujia seals $120 million in funding amidst China’s Android boom

Wandoujia, one of China’s top Android app stores, has secured a massive $120 million in funding, the Beijing-based startup revealed to...

  • January 13, 2014
  • at 2:45 pm
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Tuniu series D funding

Online tours site Tuniu gets $60 million funding

Tuniu, a travel/tours booking site based in China, has revealed today that it’s secured $60 million in series D funding. The new inves...

  • September 4, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Docomo Confirms Acquisition of Magaseek

Docomo Confirms Acquisition of MagaSeek for $21 Million to Boost E-Commerce Efforts

Today, Japanese telco NTT Docomo (NYSE:DCM) has confirmed that its proposed stake in fashion-oriented e-store MagaSeek (TYO:3060) has been a...

  • March 15, 2013
  • at 3:18 pm
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Handbag E-Tailer Mbaobao Puts Fourth Round Funding in Its Purse

The specialist Chinese e-commerce site Mbaobao.com, which sells only women’s handbags, has wrapped up a fourth round of funding, accor...

  • May 23, 2012
  • at 11:36 am
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Mobile social network mig33 to be pre-installed on 12 handset brands in Indonesia and India

Mobile social network mig33, with over 55 million registered members globally, has today announced that it has signed agreements for its app...

  • February 17, 2012
  • at 7:42 pm
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KanBox, After its VC Funding, Faces Tough Cloud Sync Competition

The cloud storage and syncing service KanBox had some good news today, as DCM’s A-Fund invested in it, along with six other Asian star...

  • October 21, 2011
  • at 10:20 pm
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