Backed by three unicorns, Indonesia’s InsurTech firm PasarPolis gears up to disrupt insurance industry

In the interview, Van Zyl also shared PasarPolis’ short-term and long-term plans, the company’s strategy and the challenges it faced. He also shared his views on the overall insurance industry in Indonesia and Southeast Asia.

Indonesia’s Traveloka gets $300M investment from BlackRock, Allianz, Orion Capital Asia and others

Indonesia Investment Authority (INA), BlackRock, Allianz Global Investors, Orion Capital Asia, and other leading global financial institutions have signed an agreement to provide a financing facility of $300 million to Traveloka, an Indonesia-based travel and lifestyle platform.

Indonesia’s Traveloka nears $200M funding after SPAC talks – report

Traveloka had been valued at $3 billion, according to CB Insights, but Bloomberg reported in 2020 that it was seeking funds at a lower valuation.

Indonesia e-commerce firm SIRCLO bags $36M funding from East Ventures, Saratoga, Traveloka

The funding aims to further develop SIRCLO’s technological capabilities and accelerate the retail digitalization for various businesses all across Indonesia.

[Updated] Indonesia unicorn Traveloka said to halt talks with Bridgetown SPAC – report

The Southeast Asian online travel company will likely explore going public via a traditional initial public offering (IPO) in the US market, according to the report.

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Indonesia’s Traveloka in talks to raise up to $400M for SPAC deal – report

The fundraising, a so-called private investment in public equity (PIPE), would be part of a deal to merge the online travel startup with Bridgetown Holdings Ltd as soon as this year.

Amanda Tay, Head of Marketing and PR, along with Co-Founders Ken Tan and Charmaine Lim

Singapore-based travel-optimization platform Navisteps secures $1M in pre-Seed round

The travel startup plans to use this fund to expand and add new partner integrations onto its platform and look further into its current expense analytics model

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Fighting for survival, Southeast Asia’s Traveloka gets a funding lifeline

Trouble is, summer is cancelled and the travel market is still far from normal.