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National SME Development Fund

Investor type Venture Capital


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Total investments 30
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 29
Rounds per year 4.29
Lead investments 10
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Areas of investment

  • Information Technology
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software
  • Health Care
  • Biotechnology

National SME Development Fund is the famous VC, which was founded in 2015. The company was established in Asia in China. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Shenzhen.

Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - China. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Jiangrongxin Technology, Zelgen, Newlinks Technology. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Artificial Intelligence, Education. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups.

The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The important activity for fund was in 2017. The real fund results show that this VC is 41 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The average startup value when the investment from National SME Development Fund is 50-100 millions dollars.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the National SME Development Fund, startups are often financed by Sinovation Ventures, Pusu Capital, Zero2IPO. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Shenzhen Guozhong Venture Capital Management, Shenzhen Capital Group, THG Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tencent Holdings, Zhongjin Zhide, T Fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Newlinks Technology

Information Technology
Productivity Tools
27 Jan 2022 Dongcheng District, Beijing, China


Machinery Manufacturing
$15M03 Aug 2021 Xiamen, China


Autonomous Vehicles
$185M09 Sep 2020 Dongcheng District, Beijing, China

Artificial Intelligence
$27M01 Jun 2020 China, Beijing

Newlinks Technology

Information Technology
Productivity Tools
$69M30 Aug 2019 Dongcheng District, Beijing, China

27 Aug 2019 China, Shanghai

Little Bear Rental

16 May 2019 Futian District, Guangdong Province

Online Portals
Service Industry
30 Apr 2019 Yuexiu District, Guangdong Province, China

Ruibosi Medical Technology (Ribose)

Health Care
$7M19 Apr 2019 Gulou District, China


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