THE S$285 million Special Situation Fund for Startups (SSFS) will be administered by EDBI, the corporate investment arm of Economic Development Board, as well as Seeds Capital, the investment arm...

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STARTUPS in South-east Asia have continued to close funding rounds despite the slowdown in investor activity due to the economic impact of Covid-19. Companies from logistics service providers to...

EDBI, the investment arm of the Singapore Economic Development Board, has invested an undisclosed sum in biotech firm Erasca, whose mission is to "erase cancer".

EVEN amid the headwinds of Covid-19, Chinese tech giant ByteDance, which owns the popular video app TikTok, is on a recruitment blitz. The startup, which is reportedly worth US$75 billion, is...

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IHH Healthcare has co-led a minority investment in Singapore-based telehealth startup Doctor Anywhere, as part of the startup's US$27 million Series B fundraising to expand its platform and grow...

SINGAPORE'S EDBI and Vertex Ventures have participated in the US$170 million Series B round for ElevateBio, which builds and operates a portfolio of cell and gene therapy companies.

LOCAL telemedicine startup Doctor Anywhere on Tuesday announced it has raised US$27 million in a Series B round led by Square Peg, EDBI and IHH Healthcare.

MEDTECH startup eko.ai has raised US$4 million in a funding round co-led by Sequoia India and Singapore investment fund EDBI. 

SINGAPORE Economic Development Board's investment arm EDBI has invested an undisclosed sum in financial solutions provider Pico.

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SINGAPORE Economic Development Board's investment arm, EDBI, and Temasek Holdings subsidiary Pavilion Capital took part in a US$275 million oversubscribed Series A round for US-based biotech...