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Fundnel Group and BRI Ventures launch fund for Indonesian growth-stage start-ups

Fundnel Group, Singapore-based marketplace for alternative assets, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Monday with BRI Ventures (BVI), the corporate venture capital…

Carousell to acquire fashion recommerce retailer Refash

Carousell Group, a Singapore-based recommerce group, announced Monday that it has signed a deal to acquire Refash, a Singapoore-based omnichannel fashion recommerce retailer, for…

Grab said to be eyeing stake in Malaysia’s sixth largest banking group AmBank – report

Singapore-headquartered ride-hailing and food delivery giant Grab Holdings Inc is said to be eyeing a stake in AMMB Holdings Bhd (AmBank), Malaysia's sixth-largest banking group…

Coinhako secures licence to provide digital payment token services in Singapore

Singaporean crypto firm Coinhako has been granted the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s (MAS) official approval for a Major Payment Institution (MPI) licence which allow the firm…

Cake DeFi partners with FACEIT in multi million dollar deal to allow gamers to earn cryptocurrency

Cake DeFi, a Singapore-based crypto fintech platform, announced Friday a multi-million dollar partnership with FACEIT, a United Kingdom-based platform for competitive online…

China’s EV maker NIO announces proposed secondary listing on Singapore Exchange

China-based electric vehicle maker NIO Inc announced on Thursday it has received conditional approval from the Singapore stock exchange for its proposed secondary listing in the…

Accelerating Asia announces Q1 investments into 13 startups, expanding its market and industry footprint

Accelerating Asia has invested in nine new companies from across Asia as of Accelerating Asia’s sixth cohort with a presence in more than 10 countries. Accelerating Asia is one of…

Singapore’s UOB The FinLab launches The Greentech Accelerator to support greentech startups

Singapore UOB innovation accelerator The FinLab unveiled Thursday The Greentech Accelerator, a new, global program aimed at supporting innovative greentech solution providers…

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Singapore’s Resolution Ventures announces first close of $20M Southeast Asia FinTech fund

Resolution Ventures, a Singapore-based venture capital firm, announced Wednesday the first close of its $20 million Southeast Asia-focused Fintech fund, Resolution Fintech Fund I.…

Germany’s Soundcloud acquires Singapore music AI firm Musiio

Germany music entertainment firm SoundCloud announced Tuesday it has acquired Musiio, a Singapore-based music artificial intelligence (AI) firm. Musiio will amplify SoundCloud’s…