Close Many team members at Unicorn Nest are Ukrainians affected by Russian aggression. We do our best to solve any issues and answer your questions in the shortest possible time frames but some delays are possible.

GF Securities

Investor type Investment Bank

Overview

Unlock datapoints

Portfolio analytics

Team

Investments

News & Media

Add fund to favorites
info
Save this fund for later to form your own custom list of funds
This summary is composed by our algorithm based on the analysis of the deals. If you think that some of this information is not accurate, please let us know about it and provide any supporting evidences if possible. Such cases will be analyzed by our ML-algorithm and implemented in our database, which will improve this summary.
Total investments 39
Average round size
info
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$12M
Portfolio companies 38
Rounds per year 1.26
Lead investments 6
Follow on index
info
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.03
Exits 18
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Health Care
  • Medical
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Software
Summary

The leading representative office of defined Corporate Investor is situated in the Guangzhou. The fund was located in Asia if to be more exact in China.

For fund there is no match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - Canada. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Enterprise, Photography. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Lyndra Therapeutics, PingPong, ARTMS.

The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 7 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. This GF Securities works on 22 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2018. When the investment is from GF Securities the average startup value is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2017. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the GF Securities, startups are often financed by Yaletown Partners, Quark Venture, CTI Life Sciences Fund. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Yonghua Capital, Yaletown Partners, Suffolk Equity Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Quark Venture, Sinowisdom, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Read more

Related Funds

Funds investing in previous rounds
These funds often invest in the rounds preceeding the rounds of GF Securities:
Typical Co-investors
GF Securities is more likely to invest in rounds together with the following funds:
There are no funds here. If we find new data, we will add it here.
Funds investing in following rounds
These funds have a tendency to invest in the following rounds after GF Securities:
There are no funds here. If we find new data, we will add it here.

Funds with similar focus

Funds from China
Funds with similar focus located in China:
Funds with the same geo focus
Funds with similar geography of portfolio companies:
Funds doing lead investments
Funds with similar focus acting as lead investors:

Look at other 50 related and similar funds Collapse list
Fund NameLocation
Allure Media Australia, New South Wales, Sydney
Bay Hill Capital Management Duxbury, Massachusetts, United States
Bayes Ventures New York, New York, United States
Butler University Indiana, Indianapolis, United States
Cantos California, San Francisco, United States
CK Infrastructure Holdings China, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
Commonwealth Associates Jackson, Michigan, United States
HSBC Mutual Fund -
Itoki Corporation Japan, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture
JCB Investments Indiana, Seymour, United States
Lumos Labs California, San Francisco, United States
Macnica Inc. Japan, Kanagawa Prefecture, Yokohama
NIST Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States
RDC - Rafael Development Corporation Israel, Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv
Tech Pioneers Fund California, Menlo Park, United States
Tianjin Bohai Leasing China, Guangdong, Tianjin
Turim MFO Brazil, São Paulo, Sao Paulo

Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Wensheng AMC

Asset Management
Business Development
Finance
29 Jun 2022 Shanghai, Shanghai, China

Volastra Therapeutics

Biotechnology
Medical
$12M11 Feb 2020 New York, New York, United States

Pi Therapeutics

Biotechnology
$19M29 May 2019 Israel, North District, Israel

Sitka Biopharma

Biopharma
Biotechnology
Pharmaceutical
$1M25 Oct 2018 British Columbia

Chinac.com

Cloud Computing
Cloud Data Services
Consulting
Enterprise
Enterprise Software
SaaS
Software
Web Design
$154M11 Jun 2018 Dangtu County, Anhui, China

Canary Medical

Health Care
Medical
Medical Device
$10M17 May 2018 British Columbia

Yixiaoshi Kuaixiu

Consumer
Mobile
Retail
Service Industry
$27K03 Feb 2018 Yuexiu District, Guangdong Province, China

ARTMS

Health Care
Information Technology
$3M18 Dec 2017 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Bioarray Therapeutics

Biopharma
Biotechnology
Medical
$4M05 Oct 2017 Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Review

  • No reviews are submitted yet.
Do you want more?
We provide dozens of additional datapoints about this fund.
Sign up and get access to full fund profile and advanced analysis.
Full team
Industries heatmap
Stages heatmap
Georgaphy breakdown
Coinvestors
Portfolio analysis
Performance indexes
Latest highlights
Unlock all data
Do you represent GF Securities?
Get access to manage this page
Get in touch
Found incorrect info? Let us know!

Wait!
You can raise money with us faster

Get matched with relevant funds

Find decision makers data

Connect with investors by email

Remind me later
...and save more than 200 hours*
*-Our recommendation and outreach system saves up to 200 hours of founder time on fundraising for seed and series A+ startups
We use LinkedIn only to verify your account. We don't import or message your contacts, nor post on your behalf.
By creating an account, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
Crunchbase icon

Content report

The following text will be sent to our editors: