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Websitemorningside.com
Phone+86-21-61197500
Employees
Founded1986

Funds

Total$430M
Morningside China TMT Fund I, 2/2008 $150M
TMT Fund III, 2/2014 $280M

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Morningside Group

Morningside Group is a private investment group founded in 1986 by the Chan family of Hong Kong. The Chan family founded the Hang Lung Group in 1960. Today, the Hang Lung Group consists of Hang Lung Group Limited [0010.HK] and Hang Lung Properties Limited [0101.HK]. Both companies are listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Hang Lung Properties Limited is a constituent stock of the Hang Seng Index.

Morningside Group invests in private equity and venture capital opportunities in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Since 1992, China has increasingly become a significant part of the group’s investment activities. Morningside Group has investments in the following sectors – machinery manufacturing, high-tech, media, telecommunication, life science, education and cleantech. The group is managed by experienced investment professionals who are entrepreneurial, have deep industry knowledge and are effective in the local environment in which they operate.

In addition to its investment activities, Morningside Group is deeply committed to being socially responsible. Providing access to educational opportunities and supporting scientific research are two major areas of focus for Morningside’s philanthropic endeavors.

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
Xunlei 4/2014Private Equity$310M4
Cheyipai 2/2014Venture Round$50M4
Freight Farms 12/2013Series A$1.2M3
Kingsoft 11/2013Venture Round$50M3
Kona Medical 10/2013Series D$10M1
Gongpingjia 10/2013Venture Round$3.5M1
BiddingForGood 9/2013Venture Round$2.1M1
Daojia 9/2013Series C2
MicuRx Pharmaceuticals 8/2013Series B$25M3
Green Biologics 7/2013Venture Round£2M3
GlySure 11/2012Series C$13.6M4
Advanced Cell Diagnostics 11/2012Series B$12M2
Genocea Biosciences 10/2012Series C$30M10
Green Biologics 5/2012Venture Round£3.21M3
Synchroneuron 2/2012Series A$6M1
GlySure 1/2012Series C£7M4
NuCana BioMed 11/2011Series A£6.74M3
Oxyrane UK 11/2011Series D$26.5M3
Wuhan Kindstar Diagnostics 6/2011Series B$11M4
Indel Therapeutics 4/2011Series B$1.4M3
Aduro BioTech 4/2011Series B$19.3M1
Chimerix 2/2011Series F$45M8
Clean Membranes 1/2011Series A1
Genocea Biosciences 1/2011Series B$35M9
Xiaomi 12/2010Series A$41M2
Cylene Pharmaceuticals 9/2010Series D$12M6
Green Biologics 7/2010Series B$6.1M4
Liquidia Technologies 7/2010Series C$5M5
Bioscale 6/2010Series D$25M4
Origene Technologies 3/2010Series B$16M6
Liquidia Technologies 1/2010Series C$20M5
ByRead 12/2009Series B$3M2
BioVex 11/2009Series F$30M5
Advanced Cell Diagnostics 9/2009Series A$5.4M1
360Guanxi 6/2009Venture Round$5M1
MetaCure 5/2009Series B$20M1
Traversa Therapeutics 4/2009Series B$5M2
Green Biologics 2/2009Venture Round£1.02M3
HD Biosciences 8/2008Series A3
Plastic Logic 8/2008Series E$50M5
Inimex Pharmaceuticals 6/2008Series B$22M8
Traversa Therapeutics 2/2008Series A$2M2
ViOptix 1/2008Series D$12.2M4
Procarta Biosystems 11/2007Venture Round£730k3
51hejia.com 7/2007Series B$10M2
Altai Technologies 9/2006Venture Round$10M2
ThingMagic 2/2006Venture Round$21M5
Plastic Logic 11/2005Series C$24M4
ThingMagic 9/2005Series A$10M4

Videos

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  1. sec.gov [edit]
  2. China’s Morningside pulls in $280m for third TMT fund (altassets.net) [edit]
  3. Xiaomi makes a play for video content, leads $310 million investment in Xunlei (techinasia.com) [edit]
  4. Cheyipai Completes US$50M Financing (finsmes.com) [edit]
  5. Freight Farms raises $1.2M to expand container farming systems (bizjournals.com) [edit]
  6. Kingsoft Office Raises $50M From Morningside, GGV And Shunwei China Internet Fund (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  7. Kona Medical Completes $10M Series D Financing (finsmes.com) [edit]
  8. Gongpingjia, Used Car Valuation Platform, Secured $3.5 Million Funding (technode.com) [edit]
  9. BiddingForGood adds $2.1M in funding (bizjournals.com) [edit]
  10. Daojia Completes Series C Funding Led by Jingdong and Morningside Ventures (sys-con.com) [edit]
  11. MicuRx Pharmaceuticals raises $25m in Series B financing (finsmes.com) [edit]
  12. Oxford Capital Partners Source [edit]
  13. GlySure Inks $13.6M Series C (pehub.com) [edit]
  14. Advanced Cell Diagnostics Completes $12 Million Series B Financing (finance.yahoo.com) [edit]
  15. Genocea raises $30M to advance herpes vaccine (masshightech.com) [edit]
  16. Oxford Capital Partners Source [edit]
  17. Synchroneuron Closes $6M Series A Financing with Morningside Technology Ventures (finsmes.com) [edit]
  18. Glysure Secures £7 Million in Series C Financing Round (glysure.com) [edit]
  19. NuCana BioMed Closes £6.74M Series A Venture Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  20. Oxyrane Raises $26.5M in Series D Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  21. Wuhan Kindstar Diagnostics Raises $11M in Series B Financing (finsmes.com) [edit]
  22. Indel Therapeutics completes second financing and Allan Collings joins board of directors (indeltherapeutics.com) [edit]
  23. Aduro BioTech Completes $19.25 Million Series B Financing (businesswire.com) [edit]
  24. Chimerix Completes $45 Million Financing to Fund Further Development of Novel Antiviral Therapeutics CMX001 and CMX157 (chimerix-inc.com) [edit]
  25. Clean Membranes Closes Series A Financing Round (finsmes.com) [edit]
  26. Genocea Biosciences Closes $35M Series B Financing Round (finsmes.com) [edit]
  27. 小米科技融资额达4100万美元 作价2.5亿美元 (finance.sina.com.cn) [edit]
  28. Cylene Pharmaceuticals Gets $12M (socaltech.com) [edit]
  29. Green Biologics, Ltd.: Series B $6.1M (onbiovc.com) [edit]
  30. Liquidia Technologies, Inc.: Series C $5M (onbiovc.com) [edit]
  31. BioScale, Inc.: Series D $25M (onbiovc.com) [edit]
  32. onbiovc.com [edit]
  33. Liquidia Technologies Raises $20M in Series C Financing (finsmes.com) [edit]
  34. ByRead Secures US$3M Strategic Investment (zero2ipo.com.cn) [edit]
  35. Xconomy Boston (xconomy.com) [edit]
  36. Advanced Cell Diagnostics raises $5.4M (sanjose.bizjournals.com) [edit]
  37. eChinaChem closes Venture Capital Funding (news.chinaventure.com.cn) [edit]
  38. MetaCure, Inc.: Series B $20M (onbiovc.com) [edit]
  39. Traversa News Room (traversathera.com) [edit]
  40. Oxford Capital Partners Source [edit]
  41. HD Biosciences Raises First Round (equityhelpdesk.com) [edit]
  42. Plastic Logic sees flexible, low-power displays coming with $50M funding (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  43. Capital Funding Report [edit]
  44. Traversa News Room (traversathera.com) [edit]
  45. ViOptix Raises $12.2 Million in Series D Financing (prnewswire.com) [edit]
  46. Procarta Biosystems Raises £730,000 in Equity Financing (finsmes.com) [edit]
  47. 51hejia.com Received about US$10M Funding from JAFCO Asia and Morningside Ventures in the Second Round (zero2ipo.com.cn) [edit]
  48. EDGAR [edit]
  49. ThingMagic Adds Cisco, Others to Close $21M Financing (thingmagic.com) [edit]
  50. Plastic Logic Series C reaches $24 million (siemensventurecapital.com) [edit]
  51. ThingMagic, Inc. Completes Series A Financing of $10 Million; Funds Future of Leading RFID Reader Technology (businesswire.com) [edit]
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