startup funding

Facebook co-founder's B Capital closes second fund at US$820m

B CAPITAL Group has closed its US$820 million second fund to invest in growth-stage startups, bringing the firm's total assets under management to US$1.44 billion.

Robotics startup Botsync bags seed funding from Wong Fong, Seeds Capital

SINGAPORE-BASED robotics startup Botsync has bagged an undisclosed amount of seed funding in a round jointly led by Wong Fong Industries, Seeds Capital, Angelhub and Artesian Venture Partners.

Over S$100m in extra funding for agriculture, maritime startups

STARTUPS in agriculture and maritime industries now have more than S$100 million in additional funding to tap on, with Enterprise Singapore (ESG) announcing new allocation to both sectors on...

SEEDS Capital and six partners to invest S$50m in maritime startups

ENTERPRISE Singapore investment arm SEEDS Capital, together with six appointed co-investment partners, will pump a combined S$50 million into more than 50 maritime technology startups in Singapore...

East Ventures hits first close of US$88m fund to seed post-pandemic startups

EARLY-STAGE venture capital (VC) firm East Ventures has raised about US$57 million for the first close of its US$88 million fund to target tech companies emerging in the post-lockdown aftermath of...

Hospitality startup K Hotel raises S$2m in seed funding

K HOTEL, a Singapore-based hospitality firm with around 300 beds across six properties, has raised S$2 million in seed funding led by private investor Noel Neo, who has joined the startup as its...

Furniture retail startup Fabelio raises US$9m in Series C1 round

ONLINE furniture retailer Fabelio on Wednesday said it has raised US$9 million as part of its ongoing Series C round led by Taiwanese venture firm, AppWorks, Endeavour Catalyst and Telkom Group-...

Karaoke startup Popsical gets S$6.9m in funding led by Quest

SINGAPORE-BASED Popsical, a startup that has created a home karaoke system combining a compact palm-sized device with a mobile app, has raised S$6.9 million in a Series A round led by Quest Ventures...

Electronics marketplace Reebelo raises seed funding from June Fund and Antler

REEBELO, which operates a marketplace for used electronics, has raised a seven-figure sum for its seed funding round, which was led by tech investor June Fund, with participation from early-stage...

EDBI and SEEDS Capital to dole out S$285m startup support

THE S$285 million Special Situation Fund for Startups (SSFS) will be administered by EDBI, the corporate investment arm of Economic Development Board, as well as Seeds Capital, the investment arm of...