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Small businesses across Asia-Pacific turning to new funding sources

SMALL businesses in the Asia-Pacific, facing a capital crunch, are turning to new funding sources, according to Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) research commissioned by Mastercard.

Singapore VC BlueRed Partners leads US$22m Series B round in sugar reduction startup DouxMatok

LOCAL venture capital firm BlueRed Partners has led a US$22 million Series B funding round in Israel-based sugar reduction solution startup DouxMatok.

Healthtech startup Plano raises undisclosed sum from billionaire Peter Lim

Local healthtech startup Plano has raised an undisclosed sum in a new funding round from several investors, including a seven figure sum from philanthropist and investor, Peter Lim, through his...

AirTrunk raises S$450m to build Singapore data centre

DATA centre startup AirTrunk has raised S$450 million in debt and equity to help build its first Singapore facility as part of a multi-billion dollar plan to become a regional technology...

Singapore startup AnyMind Group closes Series B funding with US$21.4m

SINGAPORE-BASED AnyMind Group has closed its Series B Plus funding round with an additional US$8 million, bringing its total Series B funding to US$21.4 million, the artificial intelligence (AI)...

Insurtech startup CXA Group raises US$25m, expects to break even next year

INSURTECH startup CXA Group has raised US$25 million in a bridge funding round for its expansion in the Asia-Pacific.

Event planning platform Delegate raises US$1m in pre-Series A round

SINGAPORE online event planning platform Delegate has closed a US$1 million pre-series A funding round. The round was led by a Singapore-based family office and the ex-pioneer team of Zopim, a...

Business management platform Osome raises US$2m in seed funding

AI-POWERED business management platform Osome has raised US$2 million for its seed round led by Berlin-headquartered venture capital firm Target Global. Other investors included Phystech Ventures, AD...

Proptech startup Propseller raises S$1m in seed round

SINGAPORE proptech startup Propseller has raised S$1 million in seed funding from industry entrepreneurs and senior executives.

Financial literacy firm raises US$3m in PE funding

THE Praxis Company on Wednesday announced that it has secured a US$3 million investment from Triple P Capital, a private equity impact investing fund with a focus on South-east Asian financial...

Neuroscience marketing startup NeuroTrend raises US$1.5m in seed funding

NEUROSCIENCE marketing startup NeuroTrend has raised US$1.5 million in seed funding by Trive Ventures. Other investors in the round include angel investors Heliconia Capital chairman Lim How Teck and...