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Nomura

Founders Tokushichi Nomura

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Total investments 59
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$91M
Portfolio companies 50
Rounds per year 0.60
Lead investments 7
Follow on index
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.14
Exits 16
Key employees 16

Areas of investment

  • Finance
  • Financial Services
  • Blockchain
  • Information Technology
  • Software
Summary

Nomura appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 1925. The fund was located in Asia if to be more exact in Japan. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Tokyo.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 7-8 partakers. Despite the Nomura, startups are often financed by Walden Venture Capital, Translink Capital, SPiCE VC. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo, Translink Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by UBS, Societe Generale, Natixis.

Speaking about the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 12 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2015. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. The top activity for fund was in 2019. Opposing the other organizations, this Nomura works on 33 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments. The typical startup value when the investment from Nomura is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars.

Besides them, we counted 16 critical employees of this fund in our database.

The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Symphony Communication Services Holdings, Soundhound, R3. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Artificial Intelligence, Pharmaceutical.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Fnality International

Blockchain
Ethereum
Finance
Financial Services
FinTech
$106M14 Nov 2023 London, England, United Kingdom

Allinfra

Enterprise Software
Finance
Information Technology
Software
Sustainability
$6M25 May 2022 Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China

Avanti Finance

Finance
Financial Services
$15M28 Oct 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Avanti Finance

Finance
Financial Services
$26M07 Apr 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Pico

Advertising
Analytics
Asset Management
Cloud Infrastructure
Communications Infrastructure
Computer
Digital Media
Events
Financial Services
FinTech
SaaS
Service Industry
Software
Sports
$135M08 Dec 2020 New York, New York, United States

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Blockchain
Cryptocurrency
Finance
Financial Services
FinTech
Information Technology
$14M01 Sep 2019 San Francisco, California, United States

Cogent Labs

Artificial Intelligence
Enterprise Software
Machine Learning
Software
$11M23 May 2019 Chiyoda

Quantstamp

Blockchain
Cyber Security
Security
$3M06 Mar 2019 United States, San Francisco

Cinnamon AI

Artificial Intelligence
Data Center Automation
Machine Learning
Productivity Tools
$15M28 Jan 2019 Chiyoda, Japan

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Total investments 59
Average round size 91M
Rounds per year 0.60
Peak activity year 2023
Lead investments 7
Follow on index 0.14
Exits 16
Group Appearance index 0.75

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Fnality International

Blockchain
Ethereum
Finance
Financial Services
FinTech
$106M14 Nov 2023 London, England, United Kingdom

Allinfra

Enterprise Software
Finance
Information Technology
Software
Sustainability
$6M25 May 2022 Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China

Avanti Finance

Finance
Financial Services
$15M28 Oct 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Avanti Finance

Finance
Financial Services
$26M07 Apr 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Pico

Advertising
Analytics
Asset Management
Cloud Infrastructure
Communications Infrastructure
Computer
Digital Media
Events
Financial Services
FinTech
SaaS
Service Industry
Software
Sports
$135M08 Dec 2020 New York, New York, United States

Securitize

Blockchain
Cryptocurrency
Finance
Financial Services
FinTech
Information Technology
$14M01 Sep 2019 San Francisco, California, United States

Cogent Labs

Artificial Intelligence
Enterprise Software
Machine Learning
Software
$11M23 May 2019 Chiyoda

Quantstamp

Blockchain
Cyber Security
Security
$3M06 Mar 2019 United States, San Francisco

Cinnamon AI

Artificial Intelligence
Data Center Automation
Machine Learning
Productivity Tools
$15M28 Jan 2019 Chiyoda, Japan
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