Dec 8, 2017

INCJ looks to become holding company in bid to boost investment in startups

The state-backed Innovation Network Corporation of Japan investment fund will turn itself into a holding company to strengthen governance and boost investment in promising startup firms, a draft plan showed Thursday. The INCJ has been criticized for an excessive emphasis on rescuing financially struggling companies ...

Office-sharing startup WeWork announces deal to buy Meetup

/ Nov 29, 2017

Office-sharing startup WeWork announces deal to buy Meetup

Office-sharing startup WeWork on Tuesday announced a deal to buy Meetup, an online social network devoted to organizing real-world activities based on common interests. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but news website Axios cited a source as saying it was valued at ...