Kakao Corp

Kakao Corp

Kakao Corp

Official page of KakaoTalk: free chats and calls across the globe.
Founded
2006
Raised
$922M
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$130,000,000
Venture capital - 2018
Tencent Actozsoft Bluehole Studio +1
$437,000,000
Venture capital - 2017
Team Size
500+
Employees
PE HUB

South Korea's Netmarble, Kakao, MBK bid for Nexon parent, says report: Reuters

CryptoNinjas

Kakao's blockchain platform Klaytn partners with popular projects including Watcha and Atlas

Cointelegraph

Messaging Giant Kakao Corp Releases Blockchain Platform Testnet Ahead Of Q1 2019 Launch

Bloomberg Technology

Message App Firm Kakao Seeks Partners for Its Blockchain Venture

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ZDNet

​Kakao to merge with music subsidiary for content push

Asia
CoinDesk

Kakao Confirms Creation of Blockchain Platform, Denies ICO Rumor

Asia Payments Report
ZDNet

​Kakao to start closed beta test for AI open builder

Asia
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Today's top tech news, February 15: Kakao Games lands US$130M

Startup events Asia
$130,000,000 Venture capital
TechCrunch

Chat app Kakao’s games business lands $130M from Tencent and others ahead of IPO

Asia
ZDNet

​Kakao Pay garners 20 million users

Asia Payments
TechCrunch

Kakao is putting speech recognition tech into cars from Hyundai and Kia

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AVCJ

TPG leads $437 million investment in Kakao's ride-hailing business

Funding Startup events Asia
$437,000,000 Venture capital
TechCrunch

Chat app Kakao raises $437M for its Korean ride-hailing service

Asia Taxis
PE HUB

TPG-led group to invest $437 mln in S.Korean Kakao's taxi-hailing unit: Reuters

Messaging
Bloomberg Technology

TPG Leads $437 Million Investment in a Korean Rival to Uber

Asia Funding
ZDNet

​KakaoTaxi to raise 500b won for expansion of service

Asia Funding Taxis
$200,000,000 Venture capital
TechCrunch , Tech in Asia , launchticker , +2

Alibaba’s Ant Financial expands to Korea with $200M investment in Kakao Pay

Asia Payments
WSJD

Ant Financial to Invest $200 Million in South Korea’s Kakao Pay

Asia Payments
ZDNet

Kakao adds bill payment service to growing fintech menu in South Korea

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