March 10, 2021

Would you take lower returns for cleantech?

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While Arm, which SoftBank acquired for $31 billion in 2016, and Nvidia, a maker of graphic processing units, do not compete directly, the increased scrutiny on the deal is also a sign of a more critical eye on so-called vertical mergers in the new administration.u003c/p> u003cp>u003cstrong>Lucinda Shenu003c/strong>u003cbr>u003cstrong>Twitter: u003c/strong>u003ca href="https://twitter.com/ShenLucinda">@shenlucindau003c/a>u003cbr>u003cstrong>Email: u003c/strong>lucinda.shen@fortune.comu003c/p> u003ch3>VENTURE DEALSu003c/h3>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://blockfi.com/">u003cstrong>BlockFiu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a San Francisco-based crypto financial services company,  is reportedly looking to raise $150 million, valuing it around $2.9 billion pre-money, per the Block. u003ca href="https://www.theblockcrypto.com/daily/94632/blockfi-series-d-round-billion-valuation">Read moreu003c/a>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="http://www.notchtx.com/">u003cstrong>Notch Therapeuticsu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Canadian biotechnology company developing cell therapies for cancer, raised $85 million in Series A funding. The lead investor was not disclosed. Other investors included u003cstrong>Allogene Therapeutics, Lumira Venturesu003c/strong>, andu003cstrong> CCRM Enterprises Holdings.u003c/strong>u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="http://www.sagimet.com/">u003cstrong>Sagimet Biosciencesu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a San Mateo, Calif.-based biotechnology company developing treatments for diseases including for cancer, raised $80 million. The lead investor was not disclosed. Other investors included u003cstrong>Ascletis, Kleiner Perkins, New Enterprise Associates,u003c/strong> andu003cstrong> Rock Springs Capitalu003c/strong>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="http://www.hemoshear.com/">u003cstrong>HemoShear Therapeuticsu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Charlottesville, Va.-based firm developing treatments for rare metabolic disorders, raised $40 million in Series A funding. u003cstrong>Suvretta Capital u003c/strong>led the round and was joined by investors including u003cstrong>Janus Henderson Investors u003c/strong>and u003cstrong>Adage Capital Managementu003c/strong>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.redefinemeat.com/">u003cstrong>Redefine Meatu003c/strong>u003c/a>, an Israeli 3D printed meat substitute startup, raised $29 million in Series A funding.u003cstrong> Happiness Capitalu003c/strong> and u003cstrong>Hanaco Venturesu003c/strong> led the round and was joined by investors includingu003cstrong> CPT Capital, Losa Group, Sake Boschu003c/strong>, and u003cstrong>K3 Ventures. u003c/strong>u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="http://www.qapelmedical.com/">u003cstrong>Q’Apel Medicalu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Fremont, Calif.-based company making devices for neurovascular disorders, raised $22 million in Series C funding. Investors included u003cstrong>River Cities Capital, Soleus Capital, u003c/strong>andu003cstrong> Research Corporation Technologiesu003c/strong>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://super73.com/">u003cstrong>SUPER73u003c/strong>u003c/a>, an Irvine, Calif.-based electric bike company, raised $20 million. u003cstrong>Volition Capital u003c/strong>invested.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.solidatus.com/">u003cstrong>Solidatusu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a London-based data management company, raised £14 m ($19.2 million) in Series A funding.u003cstrong> AlbionVCu003c/strong> led the round and was joined by investors including u003cstrong>HSBC Ventures u003c/strong>and u003cstrong>Citi.u003c/strong>u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.interplaylearning.com/">u003cstrong>Interplay Learningu003c/strong>u003c/a>, an Austin-based training platform for trade workers, raised $18 million in Series B funding. u003cstrong>Owl Ventures u003c/strong>andu003cstrong> S3 Ventures u003c/strong>led the round and were joined byu003cstrong> Strada Education Networku003c/strong> andu003cstrong> The Venture Reality Fundu003c/strong>,u003cstrong> SJF Ventures, Sierra Ventures, Holt Ventures, Wild Basin Investments, u003c/strong>and u003cstrong>Shelter Capital Partnersu003c/strong>. u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.admithub.com/">u003cstrong>AdmitHubu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Boston-based maker of a chatbots  for student engagement at universities, raised $14 million in Series B funding. u003cstrong>Rethink Educationu003c/strong> led the round and was joined by investors including ECMC Group’su003cstrong> Education Impact Fund u003c/strong>and u003cstrong>Kresge Foundation’s impact investment fundu003c/strong>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://synthetix.io/">u003cstrong>Synthetixu003c/strong>u003c/a>, an Australia-based maker of a crypto trading platform, raised $12 million in funding. Investors included u003cstrong>Coinbase Ventures, Paradigm, u003c/strong>andu003cstrong> IOSG.u003c/strong>u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://cohort.ai/">u003cstrong>Cohortu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a San Francisco-based virtual care scaling company, raised $11 million in Series B funding. u003cstrong>F-Prime Capital u003c/strong>led the round and was joined by investors includingu003cstrong> Town Hall Venturesu003c/strong>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.pawlicy.com/">u003cstrong>Pawlicy Advisoru003c/strong>u003c/a>, a New York-based pet insurance marketplace, raised $6.5 million in Series A funding. u003cstrong>Rho Capital Partners u003c/strong>led the round and was joined by investors includingu003cstrong> Defy Partners u003c/strong>and u003cstrong>Slow Ventures.u003c/strong>u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://enginzyme.com/">u003cstrong>EnginZymeu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Stockholm-based maker of tech in the sustainable production of chemicals, raised €4.4 million ($5.3 million) in extended Series A funding. u003cstrong>Industrifondenu003c/strong> led the round.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://payzen.com/">u003cstrong>PayZenu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a San Francisco, Calif.-based healthcare payments tech company, raised $5 million in seed funding. u003cstrong>Viola Ventures u003c/strong>incubated the business, with additional funding from u003cstrong>Picus Capital u003c/strong>andu003cstrong> TWO39 Ventures.u003c/strong>u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://tru.id/">u003cstrong>tru.IDu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a London-based mobile authentication company, raised £3 million ($3.6 million) in funding. Investors included u003cstrong>Episode 1, MMC Ventures, u003c/strong>and u003cstrong>NHN Ventures.u003c/strong> u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="http://marblepay.com/">u003cstrong>Marbleu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a New York-based digital wallet and loyalty platform for insurance, raised $2.5 million in seed funding. Investors includeu003cstrong> IA Capital Group, MS&AD Ventures, Reciprocal Ventures, Fintech Ventures Fund, The Takoma Groupu003c/strong>, and u003cstrong>HU Investments.u003c/strong>u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://pattern.health/">u003cstrong>Pattern Healthu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Durham, N.C.-based digital health company, raised $1.5 million. u003cstrong>Cofounders Capital u003c/strong>and u003cstrong>The Launch Placeu003c/strong> were the investors.u003c/p>nu003ch3>PRIVATE EQUITYu003c/h3>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Cerberus Capital Management u003c/strong>terminated a $357 million deal to take u003ca href="https://www.dorel.com/eng/">u003cstrong>Dorel Industriesu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Canadian toy and bicycle maker, private after shareholder resistance. u003ca href="https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-02-15/cerberus-fails-in-bid-for-canadian-toymaker-as-investors-say-no?srnd=deals">Read moreu003c/a>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Corcentricu003c/strong>, backed by u003cstrong>Bregal Sagemountu003c/strong>, acquired u003ca href="https://www.vendorin.com/faq">u003cstrong>Vendorinu003c/strong>u003c/a>, an Hattiesburg, Miss.-based payments services company, fromu003cstrong> Juvo Technologies u003c/strong>for about $100 million.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Warburg Pincusu003c/strong> invested $75 million in u003ca href="https://personetics.com/">u003cstrong>Personeticsu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a New York and Tel Aviv-based digital banking analyzation company. u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>H.I.G. Capitalu003c/strong> acquired u003ca href="http://www.fvoalimentos.com.br/">u003cstrong>FVO – Brasília Indústria e Comércio de Alimentos LTDAu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Brazilian pet food manufacturer. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>JLL Partnersu003c/strong> launched u003ca href="https://breakwatersolutions.com">u003cstrong>Breakwater Solutionsu003c/strong>u003c/a>, an Austin-based provider of consulting around information governance and cybersecurity. Fingerm.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Northstar Capitalu003c/strong> invested in u003ca href="https://www.alpacaaudiology.com/">u003cstrong>Alpaca Audiologyu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Russellville, Ark.-based provider of hearing healthcare. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Charter Health Care Groupu003c/strong>, backed by u003cstrong>Pharos Capital Groupu003c/strong>, acquired u003ca href="https://physmedinc.com/">u003cstrong>Physmed Home Health Careu003c/strong>u003c/a> and u003ca href="https://serenecareinc.com/">u003cstrong>Serene Care Hospiceu003c/strong>u003c/a>, Omaha, Ne.-based hospice care centers. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Quorum Softwareu003c/strong>, a u003cstrong>Thoma Bravo u003c/strong>portfolio company, merged with u003ca href="https://aucerna.com/">u003cstrong>Aucernau003c/strong>u003c/a>, a provider of integrated planning, execution and reserves software for the energy industry also backed by Thoma Bravo. The combined company also agreed to acquire u003ca href="https://www.tietoevry.com/">u003cstrong>TietoEVRYu003c/strong>u003c/a>u003cstrong>‘s oil and gas software businessu003c/strong>. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Riata Capital Group u003c/strong>invested in u003ca href="https://www.greenixpc.com/">u003cstrong>Greenix Pest Controlu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Columbus, Oh.-based subscription-based, residential pest control service. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Sympau003c/strong>, backed by u003cstrong>PSGu003c/strong>, merged with u003ca href="https://recruitee.com/en">u003cstrong>Recruiteeu003c/strong>u003c/a>, an Amsterdam-based leading provider of HR software. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>TA Associates u003c/strong>took a majority investment in u003ca href="https://www.igel.com/">u003cstrong>IGELu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a San Francisco-based provider of security for cloud workspaces. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.u003c/p>nu003ch3>EXITSu003c/h3>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>BC Partners u003c/strong>andu003cstrong> Apaxu003c/strong> are expected to be in the final running for a majority stake in u003ca href="https://www.logoplaste.com/">u003cstrong>Logoplasteu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Portuguese plastic packaging maker, from u003cstrong>Carlyleu003c/strong>, per Reuters. A deal could value the stake at €1.4 billion euros ($1.7 billion). u003ca href="https://www.reuters.com/article/us-logoplaste-m-a/carlyle-to-exit-portuguese-packaging-maker-logoplaste-sources-idUSKBN2AF1KI">Read moreu003c/a>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Lanxessu003c/strong> agreed to acquire u003ca href="https://emeraldkalama.com/">u003cstrong>Emerald Kalama Chemicalu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a U.S.-based maker of chemicals used in food preservatives and fragrances, for about $1.1 billion. u003cstrong>American Securities u003c/strong>backs Emerald.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Zillow Group, Inc. u003c/strong>(Nasdaq: Z), agreed to acquire u003ca href="https://www.showingtime.com/">u003cstrong>ShowingTime.comu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Chicago-based maker of an online scheduling platform for home showings, for $500 million. Its backers have included u003cstrong>LaSalle Investment Management u003c/strong>andu003cstrong> Vencore Capital.u003c/strong>u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Sensata Technologiesu003c/strong> (NYSE: ST) agreed to acquireu003ca href="https://xirgo.com/">u003cstrong> Xirgo Technologies Intermediateu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Camarillo, Calif.-based telematics and data provider, for $400 million. u003cstrong>HKW u003c/strong>backs Xirgo.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Byju’s u003c/strong>is in talks to acquire u003ca href="https://www.toppr.com/about/">u003cstrong>Toppr Technologiesu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a rival Indian edtech, valuing the latter at roughly $150 million, per Bloomberg. Toppr is backed by investors including u003cstrong>SAIF Partners u003c/strong>and u003cstrong>Helion Venturesu003c/strong>. u003ca href="https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-02-15/byju-s-is-said-close-to-150-million-acquisition-of-edtech-rival?srnd=deals">Read moreu003c/a>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Datadogu003c/strong> (NYSE: DDOG) acquired u003ca href="https://www.sqreen.com/">u003cstrong>Sqreenu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a San Francisco-based cybersecurity company. Sqreen’s investors have included u003cstrong>Greylock Partnersu003c/strong> and u003cstrong>Blossom Capitalu003c/strong>. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Datadogu003c/strong> (NYSE: DDOG) acquired u003ca href="https://www.timber-technologies.com/">u003cstrong>Timber Technologiesu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based data observability platform. Investors of Timber Technologies included u003cstrong>NextView Venturesu003c/strong>. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.u003c/p>nu003ch3>OTHERSu003c/h3>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Cable Oneu003c/strong> (NYSE: CABO) agreed to acquire the remaining stake it does not own of u003ca href="https://www.hargray.com/">u003cstrong>Hargray Communicationsu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a regional telecom company with services in South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Florida. The deal is valued at about $2.2 billion.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>ByteDanceu003c/strong> is weighing a sale of its Indian u003cstrong>TikToku003c/strong> operations to rival u003ca href="https://www.glance.com/">u003cstrong>Glanceu003c/strong>u003c/a>, per Bloomberg. SoftBank, which backs ByteDance and Glance parent company InMobi, reportedly initiated the talks. u003ca href="https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-02-13/bytedance-said-to-be-in-talks-to-sell-indian-tiktok-assets?utm_content=business&utm_source=twitter&cmpid=socialflow-twitter-business&utm_campaign=socialflow-organic&utm_medium=social">Read moreu003c/a>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>The U.S. Federal Trade Commissionu003c/strong> has initiated a probe into u003cstrong>Nvidiau003c/strong>’s agreement to acquire u003ca href="https://www.arm.com/">u003cstrong>Armu003c/strong>u003c/a>, the U.K.-based chipmaker, per Bloomberg. u003ca href="https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-02-12/google-microsoft-qualcomm-protest-nvidia-s-arm-acquisition">Read moreu003c/a>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Fiverr Internationau003c/strong>l (NYSE: FVRR) acquired u003ca href="https://workingnotworking.com/">u003cstrong>Working Not Workingu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based maker of a platform for hiring creatives. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.u003c/p>nu003ch3>IPOsu003c/h3>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://deliveroo.co.uk/">u003cstrong>Deliveroou003c/strong>u003c/a>, the U.K.-based food delivery company, is expected to unveil plans for an IPO in London on March 8, per Sky News, citing sources. u003ca href="https://news.sky.com/story/deliveroo-pencils-in-8-march-to-unveil-blockbuster-float-12219067">Read moreu003c/a>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003cstrong>Cia. Siderurgica Nacional SA’s mining unitu003c/strong>, the mining unit of the Brazilian steelmaker, raised 4.5 billion reais ($838 million), per Bloomberg. u003ca href="https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-02-12/steelmaker-csn-s-unit-ipo-is-said-to-raise-at-least-838-million?srnd=deals">Read moreu003c/a>.u003c/p>nu003ch3>SPACu003c/h3>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.sharecare.com/">u003cstrong>Sharecareu003c/strong>u003c/a>, an Atlanta-based digital health company, plans to go public via merger with u003cstrong>Falcon Capital Acquisitionu003c/strong>, a SPAC, valuing it at $3.9 billion.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://li-cycle.com/">u003cstrong>Li-Cycle Corpu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Canadian recycler of lithium-ion batteries, plans to go public via merger with u003cstrong>Peridot Acquisitionu003c/strong>, a SPAC, valuing the company at $1.7 billion, per Reuters. u003ca href="https://www.reuters.com/article/us-lifecycle-m-a-peridot-acqsn-exclusive/exclusive-battery-recycler-li-cycle-nears-spac-deal-to-go-public-sources-idUSKBN2AF1VE">Read moreu003c/a>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://owletcare.com/">u003cstrong>Owlet Baby Careu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Lehi, Ut.-based maker of nursery monitoring equipment and clothing, agreed to go public via merger with u003cstrong>Sandbridge Acquisitionu003c/strong>, a SPAC formed by Sandbridge Capital. The SPAC values the company around $1.1 billion.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1841873/000119312521041902/d32231ds1.htm">u003cstrong>Khosla Ventures Acquisitionu003c/strong>u003c/a>u003cstrong>, u003c/strong>u003ca href="https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1846069/000119312521041928/d255103ds1.htm">u003cstrong>IIu003c/strong>u003c/a>u003cstrong>, u003c/strong>and u003ca href="https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1846068/000119312521041936/d111800ds1.htm">u003cstrong>IIIu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a trio of SPACs from u003cstrong>Khosla Venturesu003c/strong>, filed to raise $300 million, $400 million, and $500 million respectively.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1828108/000119312521041680/d40026ds1.htm">u003cstrong>Reinvent Technology Partners Yu003c/strong>u003c/a>, another SPAC from Reid Hoffman and Mark Pincus targeting tech, filed to raise $850 million.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1837393/000119312521041896/d134197ds1.htm">u003cstrong>Independence Holdingsu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a blank check company created by the founders of u003cstrong>FT Partners u003c/strong>and u003cstrong>Sagemount u003c/strong>seeking tech and fintech targets, filed to raise $400 million.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1841761/000095010321002284/dp145990_s1.htm">u003cstrong>Virgin Group Acquisition Iu003c/strong>u003c/a>u003cstrong>I,u003c/strong> a SPAC formed by the u003cstrong>Virgin Groupu003c/strong>, filed to raise $330 million.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1845036/000119312521041944/d105415ds1.htm">u003cstrong>Oaktree Acquisition IIIu003c/strong>u003c/a>, the third SPAC from executives at u003cstrong>Oaktree Capital,u003c/strong> filed to raise $325 million.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1836129/000121390021009049/fs12021_orionacqcorp.htm">u003cstrong>Orion Acquisitionu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a SPAC seeking a target in the healthcare industry, filed to raise $300 million. u003c/p>nu003ch3>F+FSu003c/h3>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.hamiltonlane.com/">u003cstrong>Hamilton Laneu003c/strong>u003c/a> closed Hamilton Lane Secondary Fund V, a private equity secondary vehicle, with $3.9 billion of capital commitments.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.wppartners.com/">u003cstrong>Wind Point Partnersu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Chicago-based private equity firm, closed its ninth fund with approximately $1.5 billion.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.nationwide.com/cps/nw-ventures.html">u003cstrong>Nationwideu003c/strong>u003c/a>, the Columbus, Oh.-based insurer, expanded its venture capital investment fund to $350 million. It was created as a $100 million fund in 2017.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://01a.com/">u003cstrong>01 Advisorsu003c/strong>u003c/a>, the fund by Dick Costolo and Adam Bain, closed their second fund with $325 million. u003ca href="https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1841862/000184186221000001/xslFormDX01/primary_doc.xml">Read moreu003c/a>.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.ironspring.com/">u003cstrong>Ironspring Venturesu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Texas-based venture firm, raised $60 million to focus on industrial technologies.u003c/p>nu003ch3>PEOPLEu003c/h3>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://sgep.com/">u003cstrong>Susquehanna Growth Equityu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Bala Cynwyd, Pa.-based firm, promoted Martin Angert to managing director; u003cstrong>Josh Elseru003c/strong> to managing director; and u003cstrong>Joe Mihm u003c/strong>to vice president.u003c/p>nu003cp>– u003ca href="https://www.questacapital.com/">u003cstrong>Questa Capitalu003c/strong>u003c/a>, a Washington D.C.-based firm, hired u003cstrong>Dr. Aabed Meer u003c/strong>as a partner.u003c/p>nu003c/div>n"},"children":[]}]}]},{"name":"dianomi","config":{"type":"footer"},"children":[]}]}]}]}},"componentData":{},"error":null,"loading":false,"player":{"currentTime":0,"duration":0,"loading":false,"playing":false,"seek":0,"src":"","visible":false,"volume":0.5},"route":{"status":200,"redirectTo":"","redirectStatus":0,"action":"PUSH","pathname":"/2021/02/16/would-you-take-lower-returns-for-cleantech/","search":"?","hash":""},"visible":{"search":false,"primaryNav":false,"freestar":false,"adminBar":false},"contactForm":{"submitting":false,"submitted":false,"failed":false,"validation":{},"redirect":""},"user":{"isLoggedIn":false,"accessLevel":null}}; ]]> response.json()) .then(function (data) { signPackage = data; wx.config(data); wx.ready(function () { wx.updateTimelineShareData({ title: title, link: url, imgUrl: img, success: function () {}, cancel: function () {} }); wx.updateAppMessageShareData({ title: title, desc: desc, link: url, imgUrl: img, success: function () {}, cancel: function () {} }); wx.error(function (res) { //location.href = g_url; }); }); }) } }; script.src = "https://res.wx.qq.com/open/js/jweixin-1.6.0.js"; document.head.appendChild(script); } ]]> You need to enable JavaScript to view this site.
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