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Despite headwinds, Southeast Asia will pick up growth rate in next ten years : report

The Southeast Asian economy is forecasted to grow by 4 percent to 5 percent annually over the next 10 years, with Vietnam leading the charge at a projected growth of 5 percent to 7 percent, according to a joint report by Bain & Company and Monk’s Hill Ventures’ Angsana Council.

ORIGIN Innovation Awards 2021: Announcing the Movers & Shakers – People’s Choice VC finalists

We are thrilled to announce the People's Choice VC finalists for the second edition of the ORIGIN Innovation Awards.

Indonesia social e-commerce platform Dagangan raises $11.5M Series A led by Monk’s Hill Ventures

The funding will be used to grow Dagangan's house brand of private-label local products, product development, talent acquisition, and grow partnerships with community leaders, key opinion leaders, local entrepreneurs, and village chiefs.

Singapore e-commerce startup Rainforest raises $20M pre-Series A funding round led by Monk’s Hill Ventures

Funds will be used to drive Rainforest’s growth strategy, including expanding its portfolio of e-commerce brands in the home goods, mother & kids, personal care and pet categories by three times and growing its leadership team.

Southeast Asia’s top 50 rising women in tech 2021 [Updated]

More and more venture capital (VC) firms and angel investors are wising up to the opportunity in investing in the region’s female founders. Despite the largely virtual deal-making environment over the past year due to COVID, women-led startups have secured multimillion-dollar rounds across a multitude of sectors.

Singapore financing startup Jenfi raises $6.3M Series A led by Monk’s Hill Ventures

The Series A funding will be used for product development, customer acquisition, and expansion in Southeast Asia.

With growing use from increased digitalization, career and recruitment platform Glints secures $22.5M Series C for APAC expansion

The company plans to use the fresh capital to support its overall mission of empowering the career development of 120 million professionals in Southeast Asia by expanding in Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, and Taiwan, and hiring for its product and engineering teams. 

ErudiFi team

ErudiFi secures $5M Series A to expand its education-focused FinTech platform in Indonesia, Philippines

plans to utilize the fresh capital by investing in its manpower. It also plans to invest in product innovation and expand its operations in its existing markets.

The Bot MD Team (Credit: Bot MD)

Bot MD secures $5M Series A amid pandemic-driven demand for MedTech

Fresh capital will be used to expand in other Asia-Pacific countries such as Indonesia, Malaysia, India, and the Philippines and improve the platform to include new features based on accelerated demand driven by the pandemic.