RWDC Industries, a Singapore-based company that produces biodegradable plastic, has raised US$133 million to ramp up production and research and development (R&D).

RWDC Industries, a Singapore-based company that produces biodegradable plastic, has raised US$133 million to ramp up production and research and development (R&D).

US-BASED X-ray and laser tech firm Lumitron Technologies has closed a US$34 million funding round led by Singapore-based venture capital (VC) firm Vickers Venture Partners.

THE novel coronavirus pandemic has raised the potential of deep-tech investor Vickers Venture Partners' portfolio, said chairman Finian Tan, as the firm announced it has secured commitments of US$...

THE novel coronavirus pandemic has raised the potential of deep-tech investor Vickers Venture Partners' portfolio, said chairman Finian Tan, as the firm announced it has secured commitments of US$...

BIOTECH firm Emergex has raised more than US$11 million in a Series A funding round to develop synthetic vaccines for infectious diseases, it said on Thursday. 

RENAL company AWAK Technologies has raised US$40 million in an oversubscribed financing round co-led by Vickers Venture Partners and an unnamed global medical products company.

STARTUPS

THE private market for startups is getting increasingly frothy and might be headed for a correction, warned panellists at the Private Equity Tech Conference on Wednesday.

FUNDS from venture capital (VC) firms East Ventures, Openspace Ventures, Vickers Venture Partners and Golden Gate Ventures have been ranked as top-performing VC funds in South-east Asia by...