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Winter is coming for Korea's start-up funding

Start-up Seoul is a series featuring figures in Korea’s emerging tech start-up scene. This is the 22nd installment. ― Ed. In terms of funding rounds, 2015 was the Korean start-up scene’s seven years of plenty. E-commerce giant Coupang and start-up acquisition machine Yello Mobile raised multibillion-dollar valuations from big-name global investors SoftBank and Formation 8, respectively, while disclosed investments across the industry are estimated to have doubled on-year, according to data by start-up news outlet Tech in Asia. But tech businesses are [...]

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