Tag: international

  • Neurophth Gains $60M For Gene Therapy Efforts

    San Diego-based Neurophth, a gene therapy company, has raised $60M in a Series C funding round, the company said today. The funding was co-led by CMG-SDIC Capital and Sequoia Capital China, and also included Sunshine Insurance and China Merchant Bank I…

  • Opy USA Secures $271.4M In Debt Funding

    San Diego-based Opy USA and its parent company, Openpay Group Ltd., announced this week that the two have raised $271.4M in a debt funding round, which came from Goldman Sachs and Atalaya Capital Management. The two, who provide “buy now pay later” fin…

  • Orca Security Secures $550M

    Los Angeles-based Orca Security, a cloud-based security provider, has raised a big, $550M Series C funding round, with a valuation of $1.8 billion, the company said this morning. The company–led by CEO Avi Shua–said the new funding was led by Temasek…

  • Interlink Electronics Opens Engineering Center In Scotland

    Irvine-based Interlink Electronics says it is opening up a new, engineering center in Scotland, where it plans to place an “advanced engineering team”, according to the company. Interlink Electronics said the new group will be based at an “innovation h…

  • Spireon Expands To India

    Irvine-based telematics company Spireon said today that it is expanding into India, and has hired 40 engineers in Bengaluru, to help it with its product innovation and engineering capacity. Acording to the company, the new unit–Spireon Telematics Indi…

  • Viasat Expands Satellite Internet Service In Brazil

  • Temasek Funds New AI Effort In San Diego, Aicadium

    Singapore-based investment firm b>Temasek says it is funding and has launched a new, artificial intelligence startup that is headquartered in San Diego and Singapore, called Aicadium. The new startup will focus on developing a common machine learning p…

  • GumGum Acquires JustPremium

    Santa Monica-based contextual advertising technology developer GumGum says it has acquired JustPremium, a rich media and video ad marketplace in Europe. Financial terms of the acquisition were not announced. JustPremium is based in Amsterdam, and has a…

  • Illumina Donates Sequencing Platforms To India

    San Diego-based life sciences equipment maker Illumina said last week that it is donating $1M in sequencing equipment to groups in Mumbai, India, to bolster that country’s COVID-19 surveillance ability. According to Illumina, is is donating two of its …

  • Transphorm Joint Venture Acquires Fab Facility In Japan

    Goleta-based gallium nitride (GaN) power conversion device maker Transphorm says it has acquired a wafer fabrication operation in Japan. According to Transphorm, the acquisition of 100% interest in the Company’s AFSW wafer-fab facility is by GaNovation…