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Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group



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Total investments 12
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 11
Rounds per year 0.57
Lead investments 1
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 2
Key employees Soon

Areas of investment

  • Financial Services
  • Banking
  • FinTech
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing

Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group is the famous Corporate Investor, which was founded in 2002. The venture was found in Asia in Japan. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Tokyo.

We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Apps, Peer to Peer. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Kyash, bitFlyer For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Japan. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2 partakers. Despite the Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, startups are often financed by Venture Labo Investment Co.,Ltd, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, SCB Group. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Mizuho Financial Group, NTT Data, JAFCO Japan. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Toppan Printing, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Sumitomo Corporation.

The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 5 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. 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. This Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group works on 21 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The top activity for fund was in 2017.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Credit Cards
Financial Services
Mobile Payments
$9M14 Dec 2016 Chiyoda, Japan


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Total investments 12
Average round size 29M
Rounds per year 0.57
Peak activity year 2021
Lead investments 1
Follow on index 0.08
Exits 2
Group Appearance index 0.50

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Credit Cards
Financial Services
Mobile Payments
$9M14 Dec 2016 Chiyoda, Japan
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