Nomura-Keio fund boosts investment target for domestic startups

Business Aug 8, 2016

Nomura-Keio fund boosts investment target for domestic startups

by Takahiko Hyuga

Keio University and Nomura Holdings Inc. increased the fundraising goal for their venture-capital partnership by 50 percent to ¥15 billion after demand from Japanese financial firms during the first phase of financing exceeded expectations. Keio Innovation Initiative Inc., founded by Japan's oldest university and biggest ...