Didi Chuxing, the largest ride-sharing application in China, is planning a project of 6 billion us dollars of investment, supported by the group’s SoftBank, according to a report from Bloomberg.
Bloomberg claims that, if it has been carried out, “the financing would be the most important task for the Chinese technology startup on the hard drive.” But the potential of the tour of the massive size means that to dilute it could, the other of the existing shareholders. In the episode, Didi Chuxing provider of Apple and Tencent, the thoughts are in connect with the investment on the basis of a pro-rata rate, to avoid diluting your questions.
SoftBank is already an investor in Didi Chuxing, , an international list of car-sharing companies, including Llo, and to take, he began the backup in 2014.
Other big names, Didi Chuxing list of more than 100 investors include Alibaba (e-commerce of the company, is itself another SoftBank investment), and Foxconn Technology Group. Didi Chuxing, you accepted to buy the Uber China last summer, would have reached a value of us $ 34 billion recovery, according to Foxconn for 120 million us dollars investment in the last autumn.
When Didi Chuxing accept the sum of us $ 6 billion in new funds SoftBank, a good part of the capital would be likely to, poured into the development of the car-driving of vehicles. The company poached recently, an ai lab in Silicon Valley and talent of the alphabet Waymo and Uber, two of the biggest rivals, the independently in the implementation of technology.
While Didi Chuxing is the largest company of its kind in China, and not worry about the competition from Uber in China, there are yet more rivals to fend off the market share. For example, UCAR, competitors, recently, in a total volume of 1 billion us-dollar. Other competitors Yidao, supported by the state, and the share of services in the e-commerce company, Meituan, and auto manufacturer Geely.
tue Published 28 Mar 2017 06:07:52 +0000