China tech, financials represent 'window of opportunity': DBS investment chief

NOW is the time to re-engage Asian equities for investment, especially financials and tech plays in China.

Singapore Q3 bond market stuns with quadrupling of issue value

THE Singapore dollar bond market made a remarkable recovery in Q3 following an abysmal show in the April-to-June quarter, when financial markets were whipsawed by trade-war fears and rate-hike...

Singtel aiming to Dash ahead in e-payment market

Singapore's largest telecommunications company Singtel may not yet be synonymous with mobile wallet services, but it has set its sights on becoming a leader in the growing but fragmented e-payment...

When data replaces cash

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: As Singapore pushes ahead with becoming an e-payments society, what risks or pitfalls should we be mindful of?

Bank lending recovers to post gains in August

BANK lending in Singapore crept higher in August from a month ago after July saw the first decline since January, preliminary data from the Monetary Authority of Singapore showed on Friday.

Singapore start-up Alchemy FoodTech raises 7-digit funding to fight diabetes

SINGAPORE - Singapore-based food tech start-up, Alchemy FoodTech, has secured a seven-digit investment in a pre-series A round led by Heritas Capital Management, and co-led by Seeds Capital, the...

Digital health company Holmusk gets US$9.75m in pre-series A funding

DIGITAL health and data analytics company Holmusk has raised US$9.75 million in pre-series A financing, in a round led by Heritas Venture Fund and participated by new and existing investors.

Singapore-based Transcelestial raises S$2.5m in seed funding to deliver space laser network

SINGAPORE - Transcelestial Technologies, a Singapore-based space technology start-up, said on Friday (Sept 21) that it raised $2.5 million in December from a seed funding round led by Wavemaker...

Fidelity's venture arm Eight Roads opens Singapore office

EIGHT Roads, the venture capital arm of Fidelity International, has opened an office in Singapore as part of a push to get closer to the South-east Asian startup ecosystem.