Fastacash, a Singapore-based social payments platform, has raised a $3 million in Series A round from Jungle Ventures, Spring Seeds Capital and Hong Kong-based Funding the Future (FTF)....
Southeast Asia | 08 Oct 2013 |
Singapore-based mobile game developer I Got Games (IGG), which is backed by IDG Technology Venture Investment and Temasek Holdings, intends to raise as much as HK$950 million ($123 million) through an IPO in Hong Kong.
Southeast Asia | 07 Oct 2013 |
Northstar Group, the Singapore-based private equity firm backed by TPG Capital, is looking to raise around $1 billion for its fourth fund, which will focus on Southeast Asia.
Southeast Asia | 03 Oct 2013 |
Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers (KPCB) and IPV Capital have together led a $10 million Series A round for MyHero, the Singapore-based start-up behind the stock market simulation app TradeHero.
Venture | 30 Sep 2013 |
The Singapore government is to pump an extra S$50 million ($39 million) into its early stage co-investment vehicle in a bid enliven the city state's start-up ecosystem.
Southeast Asia | 27 Sep 2013 |
Cheniere Energy Partners (CEP) - a subsidiary of Cheniere Energy, a US liquefied natural gas (LNG) company backed by Hong Kong's RRJ Capital and Blackstone credit arm GSO Capital - hopes to raise as much as $690million through an IPO on the New York Stock...
North America | 25 Sep 2013 |
Sennett Investments, an affiliate of Temasek Holdings, has reportedly sold down its entire stake in Youku Tudou, an US-listed Chinese video site, generating up to S$235 million ($185 million).
Greater China | 16 Sep 2013 |
Litigation financiers are increasingly looking for opportunities in Asia, many making their investments out of private equity-style funds. But do they bring the same returns?
Regulation | 11 Sep 2013 |
Mapletree Investments, the real-estate arm of Temasek Holdings, has closed its real estate fund, Mapletree China Opportunity Fund II (MCOF II) at its hard cap of $1.4 billion, above the initial target of $1 billion.
Greater China | 05 Sep 2013 |
Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten has acquired Viki, a VC-backed global video streaming platform.The financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.
North Asia | 04 Sep 2013 |
Netherlands Development Finance Company FMO, the Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets (SIFEM) and the IFC Catalyst Fund will invest about $45 million to Armstrong Asset Management's Southeast Asia cleantech fund, bringing the total capital raised...
Southeast Asia | 30 Aug 2013 |
Joyful Frog Digital Incubator (JFDI.Asia) - a Singapore-based accelerator - has launched its latest 100-day program with an intake of 10 new start-ups. The teams were chosen through an open competition that attracted 321 applications.
Venture | 29 Aug 2013 |
The Blackstone Group will reportedly sell its stake in London’s Broadgate complex to GIC Private for more than GBP1.7 billion pounds ($2.7 billion) in one of Europe’s largest office deals.
Southeast Asia | 22 Aug 2013 |
Taggo, a marketing start-up that helps retailers turn their Facebook pages into loyalty programs, has raised Series A funding led by Jungle Ventures and Spring Seeds Capital, the investment arm of the Singapore government’s Spring agency.
Southeast Asia | 22 Aug 2013 |
Singapore-based Phillip Capital Group has acquired a 9.71% stake in Intan Baruprana Finance (IBF), the financing arm of Indonesian heavy equipment distributor Intraco Penta, through a rights issue. Transaction value was not disclosed.
Expansion | 21 Aug 2013 |
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