500 Startups has closed its Vietnam-focused early-stage VC fund at $14 million, beating a target of $10 million.
LPs come from across Europe, the US, and Asia, with South Korea playing a prominent role. Korean backers include online retailer GS Shop, electronics company Humax, and Ncore Ventures, an investment arm...
Cool Japan has taken a new angle on its cultural investment thesis with Spiber, a biotechnology developer bringing next-generation materials to the apparel industry
Creador has raised $50 million for its fourth Southeast Asia and India-focused private equity fund from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Everstone Group has established a partnership with Singapore-based warehouse operator GLP to invest $500 million in India’s logistics ecosystem.
Accel Partners and Qualcomm Ventures have joined an INR2.5 billion ($35 million) funding round for Indian agriculture industry platform operator Ninjacart.