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Robo-advisor app StashAway gets funding for expansion

Robo-advisor app StashAway, which is open to accredited investors and ordinary punters like you and me in Malaysia and Singapore, has attracted $16 million in series C funding, it…

cash, coins, finance, payments, funding

Curlec gets funding to help businesses get paid on time

Amid a rising tide of funding for startups that help businesses get things done, Curlec today disclosed that it has attracted funding from Silicon Valley’s prolific 500 Startups.…

Ajaib

Building a fintech empire, Indonesia’s Ajaib adds stock-trading

Over a year after winning funding from SoftBank Ventures, Indonesia’s wealth-management app Ajaib is making another big move by this week expanding from just mutual funds to…

GoBear adds $17m to pot to grow its financial marketplace app

Financial marketplace app GoBear—no relation to Gojek, which uses the “Go-” prefix for its services—has secured $17 million from returning investors, bringing its…

Sequoia backs Indonesia insurance startup Qoala

A year after its launch, cutely-named insurance startup Qoala has secured series A funding worth $13.5 million, it announced today. Focused on Indonesia, CEO and co-founder…