Asia Partners

Over 20 more unicorns on S-E Asia horizon

SOUTH-EAST Asia might see the rise of more than 20 unicorns over the next decade, with up to eight from fintech and specialty e-commerce sectors.

Asia Partners banks on 'Golden Age' from rising affluence of the middle class

THRONGS of firms have sprung up to follow the scent of South-east Asia's burgeoning startup scene. Asia Partners, one of the new investors in town, wants to capitalise on what it calls the "Golden...

Growth-stage funding gap holds back aspiring unicorns, say panellists

WITH early-stage startup investors chasing high return multiples and late-stage backers sticking to proven business models, a funding gap at the growth stage - also known as the Series C and D...