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Collibra Raises $100 Million Led by CapitalG and Surpasses $1 Billion Valuation

Collibra Raises $100 Million Led by CapitalG and Surpasses $1 Billion Valuation

NEW YORK and BRUSSELS, Belgium, Jan. 29 (Korea Bizwire) – Collibra, a leader in enterprise data governance and catalog software, today announced $100 million in series E funding at a post-money valuation of more than $1 billion, bringing the company’s total venture funding to $233 million. CapitalG, Alphabet’s growth equity investment fund, led the round, with [...]

Household Debts Rise in Both Total, Individual Average from Year Ago

Household Debts Rise in Both Total, Individual Average from Year Ago

SEOUL, Oct. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Nearly four out of 10 South Koreans have an average household debt of 80 million won (US$70,690), an increase of 3.3 percent from a year ago, according to figures from a credit information provider. The data, provided by National Information & Credit Evaluation Inc. (NICE) to ruling party lawmaker [...]

Gangwon Province Transforms ‘Right to be Forgotten’ into Business Opportunity

Gangwon Province Transforms ‘Right to be Forgotten’ into Business Opportunity

CHUNCHEON, July 25 (Korea Bizwire) – Gangwon’s provincial government is turning the ‘right to be forgotten’ into business opportunities across its 18 cities and counties starting August. The right to be forgotten refers to the removal of any personal information posted online after a certain period of time. Netizens can now set the time when their [...]