VENTURE CAPITAL

Accuron MedTech opens S$10m incubator hub in Tuas

SINGAPORE-BASED medical device company Accuron MedTech opened a S$10 million medical technology (medtech) centre here on Thursday.

Aquatech start-up Umitron raises $3.7m in latest round; brings total funding to $15.2m

SINGAPORE - Singapore-based aquatech start-up Umitron said on Tuesday (Sept 11) that it has raised $3.7 million in funding from the Mirai Creation Fund, a fund operated by independent Asia-based...

Mobile rewards platform Fave raises US$20m in Series B funding

SINGAPORE - Online-to-offline (O2O) platform Fave has raised over US$20 million in its latest Series B funding round from strategic and existing investors including Sequoia Capital India, SIG Asia...

Startup Travelstop pulls in US$1.2m in seed funding

SINGAPORE-based startup Travelstop has raised US$1.2 million (S$1.65 million) from investors, led by SeedPlus, a venture capital firm in Singapore, and a travel-focused one in the US.

Singapore-based startup AirTrunk raises A$850m to expand data centres

BEIJING (BLOOMBERG) - Goldman Sachs-backed AirTrunk has raised A$850 million (S$851.7 million) to fund the expansion of its two Australian data centres and a move into Asia to take advantage of a...

US$335m in new venture funds launched for S-EA tech startups

SOUTH-EAST Asia's startup ecosystem is coming into its own. In just the past week, three new venture funds totalling US$335 million were launched for the region's startups, The Business Times has...

Golden Gate Ventures launches US$10m blockchain fund

GOLDEN Gate Ventures (GGV), a Singapore-based venture capital firm that has invested in startups including Carousell, 99.co and MoneySmart, is launching a dedicated fund for blockchain investments.

Golden Gate Ventures rolls out dedicated US$10m fund for blockchain investments

GOLDEN Gate Ventures (GGV) - a Singapore-based venture capital firm that has invested in startups like Carousell and MoneySmart - is launching a dedicated fund for blockchain investments.

Indonesia retail tech start-up Warung Pintar gets US$4m from Temasek-backed funds, Line

SINGAPORE - Two Temasek-backed investment firms - venture capital fund Vertex Ventures and investment firm Pavilion Capital - have participated in a new US$4 million funding round for Warung...

Singapore-based HR data analytics start-up Pulsifi snags US$1.1m from angel investors

SINGAPORE - Pulsifi, a Singapore start-up that says it sells data analytics for HR management, on Thursday (Aug 2) said it has raised US$1.1 million through an angel funding round.

Koh Boon Hwee on investment themes that excite him

CHAIRMAN of Credence Partners Koh Boon Hwee prefers to stay out of the public eye - but his name pops up every now and then when a growing startup names its early backers. If Mr Koh is on its...