JAFCO Japan

JAFCO Japan

SpaceNews , TechCrunch

Astroscale moving into GEO satellite servicing market

SpaceNews

Astroscale wins first half of JAXA debris-removal mission 

TechCrunch

Orbital debris startup Astroscale chosen by JAXA for its first space junk removal mission

SpaceNews

Astroscale pursing military customers for in-orbit services, debris removal

$14,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
TechCrunch , PE HUB , FinSMEs

Kyash, a would-be challenger bank in Japan, raises $14M

$50,000,000 Venture capital (Series D)
PE HUB , e27: Asia tech news , AVCJ

Astroscale pulls in $50 mln

Messaging
FinSMEs

Astroscale Secures US$50m Series D Funding

Funding Asia
SpaceNews

Orbital debris removal company Astroscale raises $50 million

Funding Space Asia
CryptoNinjas

Japan ICO platform COMSA accelerating preparations for regulation

Payments Privacy
JPY ¥3,400,000,000 Venture capital
AVCJ , The Bridge

VCs commit $30m to Japanese recipe-sharing start-up

Funding
$10,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
The Robot Report

Riverfield Surgical Robot Laboratory raises $10m to challenge Intuitive Surgical in Japan

Robotics Intelligent machines Asia
$74,000,000 ICO
Tech in Asia

Platform for ICOs raises $14m from prominent Japanese VC

Funding
$25,000,000 Venture capital (Series C)
AVCJ

Asian space debris start-up gets $25m Series C

Funding
The Bridge

Singapore / Japan space-debris removal startup Astroscale raises $25M in series C

Funding Space Asia
JPY ¥3,000,000,000 Venture capital
The Bridge

Japan's Dely secures $27M to beat Cookpad for online recipe market dominance

Funding Asia
$8,500,000 Venture capital (Series A)
Fintech Roundup , The Bridge , DealStreetAsia

Japanese payments app Kyash picks up $8.5m

e27: Asia tech news

Japanese Astroscale aspires to be the first outer space cleaning company

Robotics
Geektime

Astroscale aspires to be first outer space cleaning company

Space Physics
$4,500,000 Venture capital
The Bridge

Kurashiru, Japan's answer to Tastemade, secures $4.5 million for global expansion

$40,000,000 Venture capital (Series D)
PE Hub

Miragen racks up $40 mln, will merge with Signal Genetics