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펀드 매니저, 정부 및 국부펀드, 연기금, 기관투자자, 재단 및 사학연금 등의 투자파트너 보유
IDG Capital은 1992년 설립 이래 750개 이상의 중국 및 전 세계 기업에 투자한 경험 축적
170회 이상 성공적인 회수 달성, 중국 유니콘 기업의 50% 이상의 초기투자단계에 참여
Tencent division WeChat, China’s largest messaging app, will partner with Line, Japan’s largest chatting app. The e-wallet partnership will allow retail stores in Japan to process WeChat Pay transactions via terminals, and in doing, facilitate the shopping experience for an increasing number of Chinese tourists in that country. IDG Capital was an early investor in Tencent, which went public on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in 2004.
Hugo Shong, IDG Capital’s Global Chairman, and Jim Breyer, an IDG Capital Partner and the CEO of Breyer Capital, are forecasting strong growth for the artificial intelligence (AI) industry. During the Fortune Global Tech Forum in Guangzhou, both Shong and Breyer predicted that AI underlies growth in many key seemingly unrelated parts of the economy during the next decade – from healthcare to cryptocurrency. The two IDG Capital executives also told Fortune Executive Editor Adam Lashinsky that by 2028, 18 out of the world’s 20 top AI companies will be based in either the U.S. or China.
LAIX, a NYSE-listed artificial intelligence education company, reported $26.3 million in revenues in Q3 2018, more than double revenues in the same quarter one year earlier. According to the co-founder and CEO Yi Wang, the Shanghai-based company is now actively building partnerships in K-12 and adult education around the world. Yang said that LAIX is now at the forefront of next-generation education technology. In 2017, IDG Capital joined LAIX’s Series C funding round.