500 Startups Launches Another New Fund: 500 Istanbul

PUBLISHED October 5, 2015
by Chelsea Ng

No one can accuse 500 Startups of being lazy. The five-year-old, Mountain View, Ca.-based venture firm and accelerator program is currently raising half a dozen funds, including a $200 million global fund; a $3 million fund focused on Latin America; a $10 million fund focused on Southeast Asia; a $10 million Thailand-focused fund; a $10 million Korea fund; and a Japan-focused fund that’s looking to raise $30 million.