Pre-IPO Sector – News Update – Week of 12/31/2018:

Last week, Grab increased the size of its Series H round to $5 billion, up from its original $3 billion target.

Carta’s valuation increased to $800 million after the company raised $80 million.  

The news articles and links presented below are available for your reference.


"A Company That Came up with a Clever Solution to Startup Stock-Options Just Raised $80 Million at a Near $1 Billion Valuation"


“Grab Raises Fundraising Target to $5B as Southeast Asia’s Ride-hailing War Heats Up"