Startups

SESTO Robotics spins off from HOPE Technik, bags S$4m Series A funding

SESTO Robotics, a robotics and autonomous technology solutions startup, announced the completion of its spin-off from parent company HOPE Technik on Friday.

A*Star arm inking deals to co-create deep-tech start-ups

The Agency for Science, Technology and Research's (A*Star) newly rebranded commercialisation arm, A*ccelerate, will enter into new agreements with investors such as Startup-O, Hafnium Hafaway,...

Singtel-backed fintech firm Sygnum announces tie-up with blockchain company daura

FINTECH firm Sygnum on Friday announced its partnership with blockchain company daura to build a solution to securely issue digital assets such as tokenised shares and investment products.

A*Star's commercial arm, investors raise over $85m to co-create deep tech start-ups

SINGAPORE - The Agency for Science, Technology and Research's (A*Star) newly-rebranded commercialisation arm, A*ccelerate, will be entering into new agreements with investors such as Startup-O,...

SESTO Robotics spins off from HOPE Technik, gets S$4m Series A funding

SESTO Robotics, an autonomous technology solutions startup, announced on Friday that its spin-off from parent company HOPE Technik has been completed.

SGX and Temasek unit invest in capital markets platform iSTOX

THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) and Temasek Holdings subsidiary Heliconia Capital Management have invested in iSTOX, a capital markets platform by blockchain-based infrastructure company ICHX Tech...

ComfortDelGro plunges on contrarian 'sell' report

PUNTERS hightailed out of ComfortDelGro on Thursday after Deutsche Bank analysts blew the war horn, flagging an impending incentive war for private-hire car drivers as soon as Go-Jek launches its...

DBS MAX gives SMEs a new e-payment solution

SMALL and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) now have a wider choice in e-payment solutions with Thursday's launch of DBS MAX by DBS Bank.

MassMutual's venture capital arm sets up US$50m fund in Singapore

MASSMUTUAL Ventures (MMV), the venture capital arm of the Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), has established a US$50 million Singapore-based fund for investments in South-east...

foodpanda unveils restaurant food pick-up service in Singapore

FOODPANDA on Wednesday announced the launch of Pick-Up, a service that lets customers order their meals on the foodpanda app or website, and pick up their orders from the restaurants themselves...