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    Brief: Sea could raise over $1b when its stock floats on the NYSE today

Brief: Sea could raise over $1b when its stock floats on the NYSE today

Sea group president Nick Nash (L). Photo credit: Tech in Asia. The news (extracted from The Financial Times): Singaporean internet company Sea could raise more than US$1 billion via its

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    Singapore relaxes VC fund manager rules

Singapore relaxes VC fund manager rules

Downtown Singapore from Elgin Bridge. Photo credit: Erwin Soo. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) – the country’s central bank – today revealed a streamlined framework for the regulation of

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    Ex-Googler’s startup gets funding to solve ‘online fashion’s oldest problem’

Ex-Googler’s startup gets funding to solve ‘online fashion’s oldest problem’

Photo credit: mickmiller / 123RF. Worried that the dress you just bought online might be a size too small? Wondering if the size 10 shoes you just ordered are the

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SparkLabs gets in on blockchain frenzy with $100m VC and cryptocurrency fund

  SparkLabs gets in on blockchain frenzy with $100m VC and cryptocurrency fund

SparkChain managing partner Joyce Kim. Photo credit: Joyce Kim. Global venture capital and accelerator network SparkLabs Global Ventures announced its

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Chinese startup gets $4b to battle Alibaba amid ‘local ecommerce’ boom

  Chinese startup gets $4b to battle Alibaba amid ‘local ecommerce’ boom

Photo credit: ygai / 123RF. One of China’s biggest and best-funded tech startups has secured US$4 billion in a new

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Google’s parent Alphabet pumps US$1b into Lyft even as Uber woos SoftBank

  Google’s parent Alphabet pumps US$1b into Lyft even as Uber woos SoftBank

David Lawee of CapitalG (center) flanked by Lyft co-founders David Green (left) and John Zimmer. Photo credit: Lyft. CapitalG, the

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Brief: Singapore’s Temasek leads $502m round for Magic Leap

  Brief: Singapore’s Temasek leads $502m round for Magic Leap

Photo credit: Magic Leap. The news (extracted from Bloomberg): Magic Leap, the mysterious startup developing an augmented reality headset, has

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With fresh investment, crowdfunding site DanaDidik wants to improve access to student loans

  With fresh investment, crowdfunding site DanaDidik wants to improve access to student loans

Image credit: public-domain-image.com Indonesian student loan crowdfunding platform DanaDidik has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from impact investment

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Fintech startup Finja breaks new ground in Pakistan with $1.5m series A funding

  Fintech startup Finja breaks new ground in Pakistan with $1.5m series A funding

Finja founders. Photo credit: Finja. The catalyst for ecommerce and other internet businesses to flourish in China, India, and Southeast

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