Mergers and Acquisitions

Singapore’s Temus makes first acquisition with Dreamcloud

Temus, a Temasek-backed Singaporean digital transformation firm, announced Thursday the completion of its first acquisition, Dreamcloud, a home-grown Singapore-headquartered…

Iglobsys Technology acquires Malaysia’s Mason Games for $1M

Mason Games Sdn. Bhd., a mobile game development studio announced Thursday that it has been acquired by Iglobsys Technology Sdn. Bhd. for $1 million. The acquisition, which took…

Tencent, Sony buy 30.34 percent stake in Japan’s FromSoftware for $260M

Hong Kong-based Tencent Holdings Limited and Japan-based Sony Group Corporation have acquired 30.34 percent stake in Japanese game developer FromSoftware for 36.4 billion yen…

Vietnam’s Society Pass marks first foray into Indonesia by acquiring Jakarta-based NusaTrip

Society Pass Inc (SoPa), a Vietnam-based next generation digital ecosystem, announced Monday the acquisition of NusaTrip, a leading Jakarta-based online travel agency (OTA) in…

UpGrad acquires Exampur to build India’s largest test-prep platform for government jobs

India-based higher EdTech major upGrad announced on Tuesday it has acquired Exampur, one of India’s largest test-prep providers for government jobs, for an undisclosed amount.…

Indian EdTech firm upGrad acquires Harappa Education for $38M

UpGrad, an India-based integrated higher EdTech firm has announced a merger with Harappa Education at a value of $38 million, to establish leadership in enterprise learning in…

Indonesia’s DOKU acquires Malaysia’s senangPay for $7.5 million

DOKU, an Indonesia-based payment platform, announced Thursday it has expanded into Malaysia after acquired an online payment firm senangPay for $7.5 million. The acquisition…

ESR upsizes development joint venture in Korea

ESR Group Limited (“ESR” or the “Group”; SEHK Stock Code: 1821), APAC’s largest real asset manager, announced on Wednesday the upsize of its second development joint venture…

UK’s Ascential acquires Singapore e-commerce services provider Intrepid for up to $250M

Ascential plc, the specialist information, analytics and eCommerce optimisation company in the United Kingdom, has acquired Intrepid E-Commerce Services Pte. Ltd. (Intrepid), a…

Funding Societies acquires CardUp to drive payments expansion

Funding Societies, Southeast Asia's largest Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) digital financing platform, announced Wednesday that it is acquiring regional payments solution…