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Animoca Brands Raises US$38M From True Global Ventures, Appoints New CFO

True Global Ventures 4 Plus Fund and Follow On Fund (TGV 4 Plus FoF) has invested US$38 million in Animoca Brands and bought US$16 million in equity from the secondary market. This comes in addition to TGV’s participation in the

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Top 10 Investors Supporting Hong Kong’s Fintech Scene in 2022

With a strong capital pool and supportive government-led policies, Hong Kong has offered a solid foundation for companies to innovate, scale and transform the future of fintech. Today, Hong Kong has one of the highest consumer fintech adoption rates (67%) in the

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Animoca Brands Japan Raises US$45 Million From Parent Firm and MUFG

Animoca Brands’ Japanese subsidiary announced that it has raised a total of US$45 million to increase the value and utility of its branded content while fostering the development of a safe and secure NFT ecosystem in the country. The investment

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Animoca Brands Raises Over US$75 Million With US$5.9 Billion Valuation

Animoca Brands, the company driving digital property rights via NFTs and gaming to build the open metaverse, announced that it has raised US$75.32 million. According to a report by CoinDesk, the fundraise values Animoca Brands at US$5.9 billion. The current

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HSBC Partners Animoca Brands’ The Sandbox to Make Its Metaverse Debut

HSBC has partnered with The Sandbox, a decentralised gaming virtual world and subsidiary of Animoca Brands, to connect with an emerging generation of metaverse participants and entrepreneurs through immersive experiences. The bank said that it is acquiring a 3×3 LAND

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NFT Platform UCOLLEX Closes US$10 Million Series A Led by Animoca Brands

UCOLLEX, a Hong Kong-based NFT platform, announced that it has completed a US$10 million Series A funding round led by Animoca Brands and MCP IPX One Fund (IPX Fund), which was established by MCP Asset Management (Japan). The company runs a

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Animoca Brands’ The Sandbox Invests US$50 Million in Metaverse Accelerator

The Sandbox, a decentralised gaming metaverse and a subsidiary of Animoca Brands, has committed US$50 million to global venture accelerator Brinc for The Sandbox Metaverse Accelerator Programme, which will target 100 startups to enhance the open metaverse. With applications now

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Animoca Brands Now Valued at US$5 Billion With US$358.8 Million Fundraise

Animoca Brands, the company driving digital property rights via NFTs and gaming to build the open metaverse, announced that it has raised about US$358.8 million at a pre-money valuation of US$5 billion. The round was led by Liberty City Ventures,

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Venture Accelerator Firm Brinc Closes US$30 Million Series B Led by Animoca Brands

Hong Kong-based venture accelerator firm Brinc announced the closing of its US$30 million Series B fundraise led by Hong Kong unicorn Animoca Brands, a prolific investor in NFT-centric and Web 3.0 companies. Additionally, Brinc also received a further US$100 million

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15 Startups From Cyberport’s Community Bag Awards From Deloitte Hong Kong

Hong Kong digital tech park Cyberport announced that fifteen of its members have received awards as part of the biennial Deloitte Hong Kong Technology Fast and Rising Star Programme. Local unicorn company and longtime Cyberport community member Animoca Brands was

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