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kodansha.co.jp

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Investments

8

Portfolio Exits

1

Partners & Customers

2

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Kodansha is a Japan-based publishing company.

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Kodansha Investments

8 Investments

Kodansha has made 8 investments. Their latest investment was in Catalyst Data Partners as part of their Corporate Minority - II on November 11, 2021.

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Kodansha Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

11/18/2021

Corporate Minority - II

Catalyst Data Partners

Yes

2

11/12/2021

Series B

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$99M

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10

1/18/2021

Corporate Minority

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$99M

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10

8/5/2019

Series A

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$99M

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10

9/20/2018

Series D

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$99M

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Date

11/18/2021

11/12/2021

1/18/2021

8/5/2019

9/20/2018

Round

Corporate Minority - II

Series B

Corporate Minority

Series A

Series D

Company

Catalyst Data Partners

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Amount

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

2

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Kodansha Portfolio Exits

1 Portfolio Exit

Kodansha has 1 portfolio exit. Their latest portfolio exit was Uzabase on October 21, 2016.

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Exit

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Acquirer

Sources

10/21/2016

IPO

1

Date

10/21/2016

Exit

IPO

Companies

Valuation

Acquirer

Sources

1

Kodansha Partners & Customers

2 Partners and customers

Kodansha has 2 strategic partners and customers. Kodansha recently partnered with MEDIA DO on October 10, 2014.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

10/8/2014

Partner

MEDIA DO

Japan

[Corporate Announcement]Kodansha, Shogakukan, Media Do, and LINE Enter into Basic Agreement to Establish Joint Venture“LINE Book Distribution” to Launch LINE Manga Globally.

Tokyo , Japan -- October 8 , 2014 -- Kodansha Ltd. , Shogakukan Inc. , Media Do , Ltd , and LINE Corporation today announced that Kodansha Ltd. , Shogakukan , and Media Do will be entering into a capital and business alliance with LINE , LINE Corporation 's consolidated subsidiary for the promotion of the global expansion of digital content distribution with a focus on comics .

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Date

10/8/2014

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Partner

Partner

Business Partner

MEDIA DO

Country

Japan

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News Snippet

[Corporate Announcement]Kodansha, Shogakukan, Media Do, and LINE Enter into Basic Agreement to Establish Joint Venture“LINE Book Distribution” to Launch LINE Manga Globally.

Tokyo , Japan -- October 8 , 2014 -- Kodansha Ltd. , Shogakukan Inc. , Media Do , Ltd , and LINE Corporation today announced that Kodansha Ltd. , Shogakukan , and Media Do will be entering into a capital and business alliance with LINE , LINE Corporation 's consolidated subsidiary for the promotion of the global expansion of digital content distribution with a focus on comics .

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