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TradeGecko sale validates exit potential of similar Asean startups

Growth of the software-as-a-service firm mirrors that of Singapore's startup ecosystem

Singapore

THE sale of Singapore startup TradeGecko to Intuit Inc validates the exit potential of South-east Asia's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) startups, showing that there is substance to the hype, venture investors tell The Business Times.

On Tuesday, Bloomberg reported that