Investing with an environmental, social, and governance (ESG) mindset in Asia is more important than having an ESG policy, LPs told the AVCJ ESG Forum.
Ralph Keitel, regional lead for East Asia and PE funds at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), said that because his firm invests primarily in frontier markets and resource-poor, first-time fund...
Singapore-based start-up incubator Antler will launch operations in India later in the year and plans to raise upto $50 million to invest in start-ups in the country.
Genor Biopharma, a Shanghai-based innovative drug developer, has raised $160 million in Series B funding led by Hillhouse Capital.
Fullerton India Credit (FICC), an Indian non-banking financial company (NBFC) owned by Singapore's Temasek Holdings, has raised INR7.5 billion ($100 million) in funding from its parent.
Beam, a Singapore-headquartered ride-sharing platform for e-scooters, has raised $26 million in a Series A funding round led by Sequoia Capital India and Hana Ventures.