• China VC has overtaken Silicon Valley, but do aggregate numbers tell the whole story?

    15 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    The evidence is increasingly clear: 2018 is the year of the Chinese venture deal.
    With half of the year now complete, China is driving ahead of Silicon Valley and the rest of the United States on venture capital dollars invested into startups, according to a number of data sources including Crunchbase , China Money Network , and Pitchbook.
    These sorts of top line numbers are always driven by large deals, and the Chinese VC market is no exception. Monster rounds this year have included a $1.9 billion investment from Softbank Vision Fund into Manbang Group , a truck hailing startup formed...
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