Vietnam’s deepening pool of technology talent could be its biggest asset as the country evolves from a nascent start-up ecosystem to one capable of generating multiple unicorns.
“It reminds me of Singapore five years ago when there was just one accelerator and investors were mainly family offices,” Ryan Collins, a Southeast Asia-focused managing director with MassMutual Ventures,...
Htrip, a China-based hotel digital services platform, has raised RMB100 million ($14 million) in an extended Series A funding round, led by Shenzhen Venture Capital.
Fortune Capital and GF Xinde Investment have led an RMB100 million ($14 million) Series B round for VPhoto, a Chinese cloud-based photo service provider. Tzitzit Asset also participated.
Lucence, a cancer screening start-up that spun out from Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research in 2016, has raised $20 million in Series A funding.
The Carlyle Group has made a partial exit from India-listed life insurance company SBI Life, selling one-third of its stake for approximately INR28.2 billion ($392 million).