June total deal size was USD401.3m , with main contribution from Real Estate (USD250m), and Technology related (USD92m)
Real estate saw a significant transaction with Warburg Pincus investing in Novaland (USD250m)
June 2022 was an active month for tech-related deals, including Technology (USD50m), Fintech (USD30m), Proptech (USD2m), and Blockchain/NFT (USD10m)
Other sectors contributed to the remaining c. USD59.5m
Aggregate Deals Value = USD401.3m
This month’s top deals
Novaland Investment Group JSC - A Vietnamese real estate developer, successfully raised USD250 million
Real estate developer Novaland Investment Group JSC has received investment of USD250 million from a consortium led by Warburg Pincus. It plans to use the proceeds to pursue real estate projects development and expand to new business areas in line with its strategy to become an integrated ecosystem and compete with VinGroup.
Quang Binh Import-Export JSC closed a transaction with an implied valuation of c. USD19 million
Quang Binh Import-Export JSC (QBS) has announced the completion of the transfer of its 98.63% stake in Quang Binh-Dinh Vu ICD Company to Green Logistics Center Company, with a total value of VND432 billion, equivalent to an implied enterprise value of USD18.8 million.
Samsung Engineering completed the acquisition of DNP-Water JSC for a transaction amount of USD41m
Samsung Engineering Co., Ltd. (KOSE:A028050) completed the acquisition of the remaining 24% stake in DNP-Water Joint Stock Company from International Finance Corporation on June 30, 2022.
OnPoint successfully raised USD50 million in series B from SeaTown Private Capital Master Fund
OnPoint, an e-commerce enabler in Vietnam, has successfully raised USD50 million in a series B fund-raising round from SeaTown Private Capital Master Fund managed by SeaTown Holdings International, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Singapore’s Temasek Holdings. This round increased the accumulated raised amount of the company to USD58m. OnPoint E-commerce provides customized all-in-One eCommerce solutions that make eCommerce easy for brands, and create values for businesses, consumers, and partners. It offers services in the areas of commercial management, merchandising enhancement, online marketing, and B2C orders operations.
Ancient8 raised USD6 million from various investors led by Makers Fund and C² Ventures
Vietnam-based blockchain firm Ancient8 said it has raised USD6 million in a funding round led by interactive entertainment venture capital firm Makers Fund and C² Ventures.
Participations from existing and new investors also came via Pantera Capital, 6th Man Ventures, IOSG Ventures, Folius Ventures, Morningstar Ventures, Th3ia Capital, Sky9 Capital and Play Ventures.
Cadenverse x Amanotes and Kyber Network: A seed round of USD4 million
Vietnam-based Cadenverse, a decentralized music distribution platform, has raised USD4 million in a seed round from investors including Amanotes and Kyber Network.
TomoChain, Hub Global, Sandbox Network, Meta Bora, and Wemix also took part in the round.
Finhay's series B: USD25 million from Openspace Venture and VIG
Finhay, a Vietnam-based digital investment platform, said Wednesday it has secured a USD25 million Series B round co-led by Openspace Ventures and VIG, along with Insignia, TVS, Headline, TNBAura and IVC. The aggregate amount raised of Finhay increased to USD26m after this round.
Anfin successfully raised USD4.8 million in pre-Series A round
A Vietnam-based fintech firm Anfin announced it has raised USD4.8 million in its pre-Series A funding round led by angel investor Clement Benoit and Y Combinator.
The round also saw participation from other notable investors including Rebel VC, Kharis Capital, Newman Capital, First Chek Ventures, Micro Ventures, Springcamp and AngelHub.
Houze - a proptech startup secured USD2 million from DKRA Group
Vietnamese proptech startup Houze has secured USD2 million in its latest funding round led by DKRA Group to expand its fully integrated real estate ecosystem for agents and customers through its offline-to-online platform.
Note: Deal values only include disclosed completed deals with amounts restricted to local scene i.e. amounts related to the Vietnam entity and/or business. Rumored deals not included. Cross-posted deals are also adjusted to avoid double count.
Exchange rate: USD1.00 = VND23,000.00