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Total investments 5
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 5
Rounds per year 0.62
Lead investments 0
Exits 3
Key employees 5
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Cyber Security
  • Crowdsourcing
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Business Intelligence
  • Advertising

MS Capital is the famous VC, which was founded in 2014. The company was established in Asia in Japan. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Tokyo.

Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Crowdsourcing, Cyber Security. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - Japan. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Cocon. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 1 and less years to get the investment from the fund.

The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually. The important activity for fund was in 2014.

The overall number of key employees were 5.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 participants. Despite the MS Capital, startups are often financed by OPT, Nippon Venture Capital, East Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are SIG China (SIG Asia Investments). In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tokyo Dome Corp., YJ Capital, Sumitomo Electric.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Sharing Economy
$2M11 Jun 2015 Chiyoda, Japan


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Total investments 5
Average round size 220M
Rounds per year 0.62
Peak activity year 2015
Lead investments 0
Exits 3
Group Appearance index 0.80

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Sharing Economy
$2M11 Jun 2015 Chiyoda, Japan
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