Indonesia’s fintech space represents an attractive market for Chinese start-ups looking to go cross-border. However, their reputation has been soured by misbehaving P2P lending platforms
Anonymous phone calls made to borrowers’ relatives demanding repayment; debt collectors asking that debtors strip naked and dance on trains; and a middle-aged Jakarta taxi driver committing suicide after...
Salesforce Ventures has invested $15 million in Darwinbox as part of the Indian staff management technology providers latest growth round. It brings funds raised to date to about $35 million.
Prosus Ventures, formerly a VC arm of South African media conglomerate Naspers, has led a $30 million Series C round for Indian agricultural technology provider DeHaat.
Having scaled up in fund size to $75 million for its second vintage, Endiya Partners is looking for opportunities in an increasingly attractive yet competitive Indian start-up ecosystem
Placement agent Monument Group has appointed Hiroshi Nishimuro, formerly of Morgan Stanley, as its Japan representative to lead fundraising efforts and manage GP relationships in the country.