Year
Apr 17, 2017
 - China Venture

Cherubic Ventures is recognized as TOP20 Early-stage Venture Capital Firm at the China Venture Conference. And our founder Matt Cheng is honored by two major awards – TOP30 Early-stage Investors and TOP20 Early-stage Cross-border Investors.

Mar 27, 2017
 - 工商時報

Fujin Tree Group officially announced the millions of dollars financing led by Cherubic Ventures. Fujin Tree Group is based on the most beautiful area in Taipei and has opened over 10 physical stores, from coffee shops, restaurants to select shops. Recently, the company also started e-commerce business to bring online and offline experience together.

Mar 23, 2017
 - 风投那些事

The comic platform Manman App announces an RMB $40 million financing, led by Fosun Kinzon Capital and followed by Kaitai Capital and Cherubic Ventures. The fund will be used to improve Manman’s advertisement business and build exclusive IP and contents.

Mar 18, 2017
 - Technode

Cherubic Ventures’ founder Matt Cheng is named “VC of the Year,” and the firm is recognized as “The Best Post-investment Management” by ChinaBang 2017 Awards.

Mar 15, 2017
 - Private Equity

Personal data management company Diamond has raised over USD2 million in funding to create a single access point for all cloud-based email, data storage services, and personal devices.

Feb 20, 2017
 - 今日头条

The smart headphone, Vinci announces a tens of millions of dollars A round financing, led by SkyChee Ventures. After the financing, Vinci will release the highly acclaimed 1.5-generation smart headphone in China. And it is expected to launch two products in 2017.

Feb 9, 2017
 - 成功营销

New media advertising company, MicroDreams raised a $7M B round financing. The fundraising will be used in expanding SaaS services into more vertical areas. And building new business models in mobile social advertising.

Jan 26, 2017
 - Medium

The smart luggage, Bluesmart raises a $8.5M series A round. This funding will allow Bluesmart to bring new innovative travel products into the world, and to continue to expand the market presence around the globe.

Jan 25, 2017
 - The Wall Street Journal

Smart doorbell, Ring raises a $109 series D round. The funding comes from lead investor DFJ Growth, Goldman Sachs Investment Partners and Qualcomm Ventures. The company once again proved themselves in “hardware is hard” and continues to reduce crime across the world in neighborhoods.

Dec 27, 2016
 - Inside

HaHow announced seed round financing from Cherubic Ventures. The crowdfunding education platform provides online video courses ranging from language, coding, design to performance art.

Dec 7, 2016
 - Forbes

Wish closed a $500 million round of investment. CEO Peter Szulczewski shared a perfect analogy for his e-commerce startup’s silent success.

Dec 5, 2016
 - Floship

Floship announces a $3.5 Million financing from Cherubic Ventures, Hong Kong’s Big Bloom and Empiricus Capital and China’s Regent Capital. Ardent Capital and Vectr Ventures led earlier investments. The funding will be used to add additional integrations and accelerate the development of algorithms that help optimize shipping rates.

Nov 29, 2016
 - Forbes

TalkIQ launches with $7 million in initial funding and speech recognition software for sales, customer service and onboarding that the startup claims is 2x better than IBM Watson and 3x better than Google.

Nov 17, 2016
 - CoinDesk

Bitmark announces $1.7m in a new seed funding round, led by Cherubic Ventures. The company is dedicated in Blockchain technology and adopts the technology into Intellectual Property Rights protection.

Oct 13, 2016
 - Bloomberg

Hyperloop One raises $50 million in convertible-debt financing and hired Uber Technologies Inc.’s former chief financial officer. DP World Group of Dubai, one of the world’s largest ports operators, led the funding round.

Sep 26, 2016
 - TechCrunch

Flexport raised a $65 million Series B to make freight forwarding programmable. CEO Ryan Petersen calls it “the SeamlessWeb of commerce.”

Aug 30, 2016
 - TechCrunch

Petnet, which was founded in 2013, wants to take the uncertainty out of answering that question, and help pet owners be more confident about the fact that they’re helping their kitty or canine eat healthy.

Aug 30, 2016
 - TechCrunch

Health2Sync announced today it has secured a $3 million Series A round led by WI Harper Group, with participation in the round by Cherubic Ventures, iSeed Ventures and SparkLabs Global Ventures. According to the company’s press release, Health2Sync will use the funding to continue product development and accelerate growth overseas in markets like Japan, China and Southeast Asia.

Aug 17, 2016
 - TechCrunch

Instavest is a startup trying to turn investing — an activity most of us are used to doing privately — into a social activity. Today the startup announced they closed a $1.7 million seed round with participation from Y Combinator, Skype co-founder Jaan Tallinn, Cherubic Ventures and more.

Aug 3, 2016
 - TechCrunch

AirHelp is raising $12 million in Series A funding from a group of investors, including Khosla Ventures and Evan Williams. AirHelp promises to get you money from airlines when you deserve it. And they’ve helped 900,000 customers so far — sometimes even filing lawsuits on their behalf.

Aug 2, 2016
 - 數位時代

The culinary video platform, HowLiving was founded by the famous food blogger Katie Hsieh in 2015. The platform shares recipes for quick meals, homemade baking, and cuisines for a family and contributes extensive knowledge through tailored videos, social media, and e-commerce.

Aug 2, 2016
 - 动点科技

Shimo raised tens of millions RMB from Hike Capital, Cherubic Ventures and UnityVC’s founding partner.

Jul 28, 2016
 - TechCrunch

Paidy, a fintech company that makes it easier to buy online in Japan, has closed a $15 million Series B to grow its userbase and invest in new financial products.

Jul 1, 2016
 - 36Kr

The oversea shopping platform offers Chinese tourists real-time price comparison and discounts from famous shopping malls and duty-free stores in the world.

Jun 15, 2016
 - 今日头条

TaoShiJie has officially joined the Beauty Allied Group along with Meilishuo and Mogujie. The three giants combine community, content and e-commerce, providing a better shopping experience for women in China.

May 27, 2016
 - 36Kr

Althea, a startup that exports and sells Korean cosmetics to consumers in South East Asia, announced a $3.5M Series A funding. The company is founded by ex- Ticket Monster founder Frank Kang and Christopher Cynn. The site now has an estimated run rate of $10M.

May 12, 2016
 - The Guardian

Hyperloop Technologies is now rebranded as Hyperloop One. The company completed a successful test of propulsion system and also announced the completion of a $80M Series B investment from a group of prestigious investors such as 137 Ventures, Khosla Ventures, GE Ventures, and French Rail Way Company.

May 12, 2016
 - PanX

Cherubic Ventures’ founding partner, Matt Cheng has been selected once again as “40 Under 40 Investors” by CYZONE magazine in China.

May 10, 2016
 - 36Kr

Tezign announced Series A funding led by Sequoia China, with participation from Linear Venture and Integral Venture. Tezign is a platform that connects top design talents with small business and enterprises.

May 4, 2016
 - 有路

Uoolu announced Series A funding. The platform enables the 70 million middle class in China to invest in high-quality foreign real estate property, taking advantage of Chinese’ growing appetite of investing in oversea assets.

Apr 26, 2016
 - NEEQ

Microdreams has been officially listed in NEEQ in China. Its total revenue from January to August in 2015 was 58 million RMB.

Apr 7, 2016
 - Business Insider

Rental-car company Hertz made a $50 million strategic investment in Luxe, a San Francisco-based startup that makes it its job to handle the parking for you.

Mar 30, 2016
 - TechCrunch

Parlio’s team could help Quora figure out how to encourage participation from people who might not necessarily have definitive answers to its questions. Making Quora more approachable for the average web surfer could boost view time and help Quora earn revenue once it starts showing ads.

Mar 17, 2016
 - The Bridge

With this partnership, Iichi implements a capital increase through third-party share increase with Pinkoi as the subscriber. As a result, Pinkoi becomes the top shareholder of Iichi, with Iichi CEO Kentaro Iinuma joining Pinkoi as a board member and named CEO of Pinkoi Japan.

Mar 16, 2016
 - venturebeat

Smart doorbell startup Ring has raised a further $61.2 million in a series C round led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, with participation from existing investor Sir Richard Branson.

Mar 15, 2016
 - e27

PowerCore, an online store offering smart toys, digital activation and merchandise solutions for games, has completed its seed round of funding of US$2 million. The investment came from 500 Startups, East Ventures, and Golden Gate Ventures, besides existing investor Cherubic Ventures.

Feb 11, 2016
 - e27

Toss Lab, the parent company of Korea-based enterprise communication software JANDI, announced today it raised US$2.5 million from Qualcomm through its venture investment group Qualcomm Ventures, and HnAP, in December.

Jan 18, 2016
 - Forbes

A sculptor by training, Bellabeat’s co-founder, Urska Srsen designs and markets wearable technology you actually want to wear. The female-focused company makes smart jewelry that tracks stress, activity—even menstrual cycles.

Jan 12, 2016
 - A-Li 阿狸

A-Li won the best Asian Property of the year 2015 on LIMA Asian Licensing Awards in Hong Kong.

Jan 6, 2016
 - New Balance

Global athletic leader New Balance announced today at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas a new division dedicated exclusively to connecting consumers with the technology they desire to improve their athletic performance. New Balance Digital Sport will focus on understanding, motivating and improving the lives of athletes through digital experiences and wearable technologies.

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