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21CF invests US$100m in social video platform Caffeine

Twenty-First Century Fox has invested US$100 million (€86 million) in Caffeine, a social broadcasting platform for gaming, entertainment led by former Apple TV exec Ben Keighran. Fox invested in both Caffeine, which is currently still in a ‘pre-release’ phase pending its official launch, and a newly formed venture called Caffeine Studios, which is jointly owned […]

Vessel raises US$57.5 million in new funding round

Vessel, the new online video start-up co-founded by former Hulu boss Jason Kilar, has raised US$57.5 million (€53.2 million) in a new round of funding.  New investor Institutional Venture Partners (IVP), a later-stage venture capital and growth equity firm, led the Series B round. Vessel’s current investors, Benchmark, Greylock Partners and Bezos Expeditions, also contributed. […]