illumigyn from Israel raises funds; Blackstone funds buy Fort Knox Self Storage
Israeli remote gynecological imaging platform illumigyn raised funds while funds managed by Blackstone Real Estate Partners acquired Fort Knox Self Storage in Australia.
Israel’s illumigyn raises funds
Israeli remote gynecological imaging platform illumigyn raised an undisclosed amount in new funding from Yozma Group Korea and Ubicom Holdings Japan, according to an announcement.
This new round brings the company’s total funding to date to $ 33 million. illumigyn will use the proceeds to accelerate its plans to bring gynecological imaging to women around the world, starting this month with deployments in the United States, United Arab Emirates, India, Singapore and South Korea .
illuminated, founded by Ran Poliakine and Lior Greenstein, has developed a platform comprising the Gynescope ™ system, a “gynecological endoscope” and a cloud platform service with an associated mobile application.
Blackstone funds acquire Fort Knox Self Storage
Blackstone announced that funds managed by Blackstone Real Estate Partners have acquired Fort Knox Self Storage, a premium portfolio of self-storage assets in Melbourne.
The transaction marks one of the largest self-storage transactions in Australia. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The transaction marks Blackstone’s second investment in self-storage in Australia, following its acquisition of the KeepSafe wallet in Perth earlier this year.
In Hong Kong, Blackstone owns a majority stake in two self-storage assets. Likewise, in the United States, Blackstone completed the acquisition of Simply Self Storage in December 2020.