IPO

EY: Global IPO market sees significant slowdown in Q1; Malaysia’s exchanges lead by proceeds in Asean

After record-high levels of global IPO activity in 2021, volatile market conditions have resulted in a significant slowdown during the first quarter of 2022, according to EY, an…

[Updated] Indonesia’s GoTo to raise $1.25B in local IPO – report

Editor's note: Updated with comments from Gojek's Co-Founder and CEO Kevin Aluwi Indonesia's largest tech firm GoTo Group is looking to raise up to 17.992 trillion rupiah ($1.25…

Vietnam loyalty platform Society Pass plans to list on Nasdaq

Vietnam-based data-driven loyalty platform Society Pass (SoPa), which recently closed a Series C funding round, has filed for an initial public offering (IPO) on the Nasdaq Stock…

Southeast Asia growing as investment destination, with $1.2B in exit value thus far

Southeast Asia’s startup ecosystem saw $1.2 billion in exit value thus far this year, compared to $2 billion seen throughout the whole of 2020, according to Vertex Ventures…

Malaysia-based SPAC Kairous Acquisition files for a $50 million IPO on NASDAQ

Kairous Acquisition Corp Ltd, an Asia-focused blank check company led by the founder of Malaysia-based Kairous Capital, has filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission…

Poema Global, SPAC that focuses on high-growth tech companies in Asia, secures $300M in US IPO

Special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) Poema Global Holdings Corp. raised $300 million in its Initial Public Offering (IPO) in the United States. The company is listed on the…