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THE sale of Singapore startup TradeGecko to Intuit Inc validates the exit potential of South-east Asia's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) startups, showing that there is substance to the hype, venture...

INDONESIAN fintech company Ayoconnect has raised US$5 million in a pre-Series B funding round from investors including BRI Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Indonesia's Bank BRI;...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Blackbird Ventures, one of Australia's largest venture firms, has another A$500 million (S$490.3 million) to invest after raising its fourth fund.

THE inflow of venture capital (VC) from China into South-east Asia may slow down this year, but interest is likely to remain robust into the long-term, given the region's accelerated digital...

FINTECH startup EMQ has raised US$20 million in Series B funding led by venture capital firm WI Harper Group.

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ROBO-ADVISER StashAway has raised US$16 million in its Series C funding round led by Square Peg Capital, a venture capital firm based in Australia.

DEEP-TECH talent investor Entrepreneur First (EF) has produced its seventh cohort of nine companies from Singapore amid the pivot to virtual interactions as a result of the pandemic.

[TEL AVIV] Israel's largest venture capital (VC) investor in life sciences, AMoon, boosted the size of its biggest fund to US$750 million after demand for new healthcare technology rose during the...

STARTUP generator and early-stage venture capital firm Antler has invested US$1.5 million in 15 new companies. The startups hail from Antler's fourth Singapore programme and recent initiative to...

SINGAPORE-BASED deep-tech investor Wavemaker Partners closed its third South-east Asia fund on June 19 at US$111.5 million, surpassing its target of US$100 million.