Fishbrain, the Sweden-made mobile app and social network for sport fishing, is disclosing $13.5 million in Series B funding. The round is led by B Capital Group, the VC fund founded by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, with participation from SoftBank Ventures Korea, and existing investors Northzone, and Industrifonden. Read More
B Capital Group, the venture capital (VC) firm set up by Facebook cofounder Eduardo Saverin, has announced the closure of a new $360 million fund aimed at bringing a “global-first mentality” to investing. Founded by Saverin and Raj Ganguly in 2015, B Capital Group focuses on startups across health care, fintech, and industrial sectors, among […]
B Capital, the investment firm from Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin backed by BCG, has stepped into India after it backed smart point-of-sale company Mswipe in its first deal in the country. The U.S.-Asia fund is investing $10 million...Show More Summary
SILICON VALLEY — Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin and other former leaders at Jumio have been sued by an investor who said their "misrepresentations and ineptitude" led to its bankruptcy earlier this year. Bloso Investments Ltd. said...Show More Summary
A significant Jumio Inc. shareholder is suing Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin and other former company leaders over alleged “misrepresentations and ineptitude” that landed Jumio in bankruptcy this year.
Jumio’s former shareholders and the estate the company left behind in bankruptcy have reached a settlement that winds down its bankruptcy, pays legal fees and protects Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin from future lawsuits stemming from the contentious chapter 11 case.
Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin recently made a rare public appearance at an event to show his support for local property start-up 99.co. The post Facebook Co-Founder Saverin Makes Rare Public Appearance- BusinessAsia One appeared first on Property Portal Watch.
"That’s the kind of entrepreneurs that we like to back.”
Venture capitalists and investors—including Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin—at the Converge technology conference said despite some challenges, Southeast Asia is an exciting and vibrant place for startups.
Eduardo Saverin — yes, that Eduardo Saverin of Facebook fame — is already a prominent investor in Asia’s tech scene, but his profile and spending is about to increase significantly after a new fund he is running made its first close. Read More
A venture-capital firm launched last year by Facebook Inc. co-founder Eduardo Saverin and a partner has closed its first fund, raising $143.6 million, according to a regulatory filing Thursday.
ON THE WEB Jumio Wins Court Approval of Sale to Centana - Wall St. Journal - "Jumio chose Centana’s $850,000 offer over a much larger offer from Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, which the company’s shareholders vehemently opposed."...Show More Summary
“You think you know me, don’t you?” Sean Parker asks Eduardo Saverin towards the end of The Social Network. (...)
"I grew up quite nerdy and wasn't the most popular guy in school. But I was incredibly impassioned to change the world around me. I have an optimistic view of the world, I don't want to just sit back and watch. Any problems around me that I see, I try [...]
Jumio Inc. won court permission to tap part of a $3.7 million bankruptcy lifeline from Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin.
Jumio, a venture-backed identity verification business, filed for bankruptcy with a plan to sell itself to Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin.
Jumio, the Andreessen Horowitz-funded mobile and online credentials authentication business, whose technology can scan and read information from payment cards and IDs, says that its U.S. business has begun voluntary Chapter 11 proceedings in the U.S. Show More Summary
Jumio, an identity-verification startup we first covered way back in 2011, has agreed to sell the majority of its assets to a new company set up by backer and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin as part of a bankruptcy procedure. Jumio launched initially in October 2011 as a way for retailers to verify ID and accept […]
The BI Intelligence Content Marketing Team covers news & research we think you would find valuable. Indian e-commerce site Hopscotch has secured $13 million in a Series C round of investing led by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin. Saverin...Show More Summary
Hopscotch, an India-based e-commerce service focused on mums and founded by a former Diapers.com executive, has closed a $13 million Series C round led by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin. Read More