AskNicely, a Portland, Oregon- Auckland, New Zealand- and Amsterdam, The Netherlands-based leader in customer experience software for service businesses, completed a $32M Series B funding round.
Garmin Ltd. (NYSE:GRMN), acquired Vesper Marine, a provider of AIS, VHF and vessel monitoring solutions for the marine industry.
RosterLab, a New Zealand-based rostering software company, raised NZ$500k in Pre-Seed funding.
Foundry Lab, a Wellington, New Zealand-based digital metal casting startup, raised US$8M in Series A funding.
First AML, a New Zealand-based customer Due Diligence (CDD) and Anti-money laundering (AML) tech company, raised US $21m (NZ $ 30m) in a Series B funding.
APLYiD, an Auckland, New Zealand-based customer onboarding software provider, raised $7m in Series A funding.
Outlier Ventures, a London, UK-based venture capital firm made an investment in Non-Fungible Labs, the creative studio out of Auckland, New Zealand that launched the FLUF World.
Ubco, a Tauranga New Zealand-based utility electric vehicles company, raised USD$10M in Series B funding.
Litmaps, a Wellington NZ-based provider of a research software platform, raised $1M in seed funding.
LawVu, a Tauranga, New Zealand-based legal tech startup for in-house legal teams, raised $17m NZD in Series A funding.
Marama Labs, a Wellington, New Zealand-based deep-tech sensor and data analytics company, raised $500K in seed funding.
PaySauce (NZX:PYS), a Lower Hutt, NZ-based employment solutions fintech company, acquired the business and assets of SmoothPay, a Palmerston North, New Zealand-based payroll provider.
Modern Times Group MTG AB (publ), a Stockholm, Sweden-based strategic acquiror and operator of gaming and esports entertainment companies, completed the acquisition of 100 % of the shares in Ninja Kiwi Limited, an Auckland, New Zealand based tower defense gaming studio.
KKR, a global investment firm, completed the acquisition of Natural Pet Food Group, a Christchurch, New Zealand-based premium pet food company.
Marsello, a Wellington, New Zealand-based retail SaaS (Software as a Service) company, received a new investment from Trestle Partners.