More VCs pour into Asean, but await elusive exits

Those who belatedly see the rich valuations behind some Asean startups may be in for a rude shock


VENTURE funds are pouring into the region at an unprecedented rate as big venture capital (VC) names from China and India jostle to tap on growth in South-east Asia.

But industry players caution that exits through initial public offerings (IPOs) or trade sales are still