A proprietary technology solution raised $30 million
Homebase provides real estate investment solutions to subprime borrowers. This property technology startup just raised 30 million USD. This capital is backed by Y Combinator, Partech Partners, Goodwater Capital, Ace and Company, Emles Advisors. CEOs of Microsoft, Opendoor, Binance,… are also involved in this investment. Homebase will develop more proprietary technology, expand the market. The startup will also partner with investors and brokers in the target market.
An educational technology startup raised $3 million
MindX is an educational technology startup that just completed a Series A funding round. This $3-million funding round was led by Wavemaker Partners. This funding round also includes TVS and Beacon Fund. MindX will build AI application software to help students find the most suitable job. This startup will also support BNPL tuition fees. MindX will continue to create more engaging learning content. The startup will also expand its network of recruitment partners in Singapore, Japan, and the US.
Business management solution raised $14 million
Sleek is an SMB business management service platform. This platform announced a $14-million Series A funding round. The round was led by Jungle Ventures and White Star Capital. This funding round brings the total amount of capital Sleek raised to $24 million. Sleek will enhance its technology and product development. This platform will also recruit and expand services to new markets. Sleek was founded in 2017. This platform simplifies, automates, and integrates accounting and financial reporting services. These services are intended for startups and SMBs.
A Vietnamese labour management solution raised $1.9 million
Gimo is a Vietnamese fintech startup that just raised $1.9 million in a seed round. This round was led by Integra Partners. Gimo also successfully raised seed capital from ThinkZone Ventures and BK Fund. Several angel investors also participated in this undisclosed funding round. Gimo is also a startup in the Top 4 of SK Startup Fellowship 2021.
A Vietnamese blockchain project is inspired by Vietnamese comics
Dragon Kart is a blockchain application game project inspired by Pikalong. This project brings Vietnamese games and beautiful images from Vietnamese comics to the world. Dragon Kart is a 3D racing game fighting extreme sports that attracts players. Character creation in this game is inspired by the characters in Pikalong. This is a famous comic series by the artist named Thang Fly. Game items are blockchainised according to the NFT limited release standard. These tokens have different characteristics and scarcity. Dragon Kart focuses on optimising the experience for more than 100,000 players with fast loading speed.
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