Laybuy, an Auckland, New Zealand- and Chicago, IL-based global leader in ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ (BNPL) technology, secured an £80m debt facility.
PredictHQ, an Auckland, New Zealand-based demand intelligence company, raised $22m in Series B funding.
Imagr, an Auckland, New Zealand-based automated checkout startup, raised USD$9.5M in pre-series A funding.
Spoke Phone, an Auckland, New Zealand-based mobile voice company, raised $US4.5m in Series A funding.
Soul Machines, an Auckland, NZ -based company connecting humans with machines, raised US$40m in series B financing.
Cin7, an Auckland, New Zealand-based provider of inventory management software (IMS) and point-of-sale (POS) solutions, received a majority investment from Rubicon Technology Partners, a US-based private equity firm that invests exclusively in enterprise software companies.
Jasper, an Auckland, New Zealand-based commercial real estate startup, raised $2.3M in seed funding.
Invert Robotics, a New Zealand-based inspection robotics company, closed an US$8.8m financing round.
Robotics Plus Limited, a Tauranga, New Zealand-based agricultural robotics and automation company, received a US$8M investment from Yamaha Motor Co. Ltd.
Hiway Group, a New Zealand-based ground improvement services provider, received an investment from global private equity firm The Riverside Company.
Blackstar Capital Group (BCG) acquired a controlling stake in Whakatane, New Zealand-based Asset Finance Limited.
BioLumic, a Palmerston North, New Zealand — based creator of an ultraviolet (UV) crop yield enhancement system, closed a $5m Series A financing.
Nyriad Limited, a Cambridge, New Zealand-based exascale computing company, completed an US$8.5M Series A funding.
Coherent Solutions, an Auckland, New Zealand-based provider of high-end testing equipment for the optical telecommunications market, completed a $3m Series A funding.
Umajin Immerse, a Palmerston North, New Zealand and Boston, MA-based platform for the rapid collaborative creation and cross-platform publishing of applications, raised $5.5M in funding.