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GF Securities

Investor type Investment Bank


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Total investments 39
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 38
Rounds per year 1.26
Lead investments 6
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
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

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.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Wensheng AMC

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

Volastra Therapeutics

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

Pi Therapeutics

$19M29 May 2019 Israel, North District, Israel

Sitka Biopharma

$1M25 Oct 2018 British Columbia

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

Canary Medical

Health Care
Medical Device
$10M17 May 2018 British Columbia

Yixiaoshi Kuaixiu

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


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

Bioarray Therapeutics

$4M05 Oct 2017 Boston, Massachusetts, United States


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