Five questions with CashShield

CashShield founder Justin Lie, 35, began dabbling in online business by selling gaming consoles on eBay. The modest venture eventually led him into the world of algorithmic fraud detection, and...

Five questions with

If you have shopped for make-up, toiletries, diapers and other household products at online marketplaces like Lazada, Qoo10 and Shopee, chances are you have come across Ms Olive Tai's work. Ms Tai...

Smartkarma raises $18m for overseas sales and distribution

A Singapore-based company supplying independent investment research has raised US$13 million (S$17.7 million) to expand its sales and distribution overseas.

Smartkarma raises another US$13m in financing round for overseas expansion

SINGAPORE - Singapore-based Smartkarma, a subscription-based marketplace for investment research, has raised US$13 million (S$17.7 million) to expand its sales and distribution overseas.

Startup Aimazing uses ultrasound waves to enable e-payment, targets Indonesia and Thailand

The rise of different forms of e-payments has prompted the Government to call for a standardised format to ensure ease of use and convenience. Yasmine Yahya speaks to Jun Ting, 26, and Yar Hong...

Start@SG: soCash, Snapcart raise funds

soCash raises funds for growth | Consumer insights app Snapcart raises $13.6m

Start@SG: News from Prudential, Jungle Ventures and Cocoon Capital

Prudential launches startup scheme | Jungle Ventures beefs up investment team | New senior adviser for Cocoon Capital

Start@SG: Eatery-booking app raises $18m

Restaurant-booking app Chope has raised $18 million in an investment round led by Square Peg Capital.

Their remit: Money transfers at a lower rate

Using banks or Western Union to transfer money to an account overseas is not the only game in town these days.

Start@SG: Social enterprises clinch cash prizes; Temasek Life Sciences Accelerator appoints key executives

Eight teams took home a total of $180,000 in cash prizes in an Asia-wide competition for social enterprises last week.


Travel chatbot wins SWSG Mega top prize