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WeWork looking to go public as early as September: source

[NEW YORK] Shared office space manager WeWork is looking to go public as soon as September, earlier than previously...
Wed, Jul 24, 2019
Wed, Jul 24, 2019 - 8:08 AM
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Trax raises US$100m to expand in China, globally

TRAX, a GIC-backed startup providing computer vision and in-store analytics for the retail industry, has joined...
STARTUPS
Wed, Jul 24, 2019
Wed, Jul 24, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Co-living firm Hmlet raises S$40m; opens 150-room Tg Pagar facility

SINGAPORE-BASED co-living company Hmlet has raised US$40 million in a Series B round, which will allow it to continue...
Wed, Jul 24, 2019
Wed, Jul 24, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Co-living firm Hmlet raises US$40m in Series B round

SINGAPORE-BASED co-living company Hmlet has raised US$40 million in a Series B round, which will allow it to continue...
Tue, Jul 23, 2019
Tue, Jul 23, 2019 - 12:52 PM
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Retail analytics startup Trax closes US$100m round, makes Singapore unicorn list

TRAX, a GIC-backed startup providing computer vision and in-store analytics for the retail industry, has joined...
Tue, Jul 23, 2019
Tue, Jul 23, 2019 - 10:56 AM
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Profiles

Asia's untapped markets for AI-based song analysis is music to Musiio's ears

IT did not take long for the founders of music technology startup Musiio to realise that the Asian music market is a...
THE PITCH
Fri, Jul 19, 2019
Fri, Jul 19, 2019 - 6:30 AM
Musiio

Vertex Ventures Israel bets on Cymulate and the need to test cybersecurity systems

COMPANIES' increasing cybersecurity spending means little without assurance that all the solutions and systems being...
Wed, Jul 03, 2019
Wed, Jul 03, 2019 - 12:38 PM
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Opinion

Singapore's virtual banks offer homegrown AI a chance to shine

SENIOR Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), is right to hail new...
OPINION
Tue, Jul 16, 2019
Tue, Jul 16, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Look beyond FAANGs for fresh investment opportunities

A FEW big names, notably the so-called "FAANGs" (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Alphabet's Google), tend to...
THE BOTTOM LINE
Wed, Jul 10, 2019
Wed, Jul 10, 2019 - 5:50 AM
Look beyond FAANGs for fresh investment opportunities