This startup took only 38 minutes to achieve its US$720K crowdfunding target

The money came from 64 people, who invested within 38 minute of the launch of the campaign 

Malaysia's P2P financing startup Fundaztic to raise US$722K through ECF platform pitchIN

According to CEO Kristine Ng, Fundaztic intends to become a public-listed company in the near future 

Malaysian health communication platform MedPlanner aims to raise US$362K through equity crowdfunding campaign

Using Ata Plus equity crowdfunding platform, MedPlanner aims to connect clinician with patients on its platform  

Vanderes Foundation backs Indonesian DANAdidik to continue providing access to education for marginalised students

With Vanderes' support, DANAdidik will further its income-sharing repayment system that helps unbanked students in attaining higher education 

An inside look into raising money the blockchain way

Many new blockchain companies from around the world are considering Asia's megacities as possible new home bases 

Malaysia-based Ethis Ventures launched charity crowdfunding platform GlobalSadaqah

Ethis Ventures is a venture builder founded by the team behind EthisCrowd, a Singapore-based real estate Islamic crowdfunding platform 

Crowdfunding is changing the world for the better

Crowdfunding is democratising philantrophy through tech 

Planning to ICO? Here are 10 top lists that can help you get more visibility

While coin-buyers should educate themselves on the technology and state of the market, it can also be difficult to decipher which educational resources and content outlets are worth consuming 

Blockchain startup Sentinel Protocol raises US$8M via ICO to prevent cryptocurrency scams

Both identified and unidentified threats will be analysed and stored on the blockchain with integration to crypto wallets and exchanges, which means suspicious activity can be flagged and shut down before a transaction happens