Chinese co-working space firm ucommune invests in and merges with smaller rival Workingdom

By Sainul Abudheen K

This is ucommune's fourth deal in 2018 after its partnership with New Space, Woo Space and Wedo Read More

Local services booking platform Kaodim raises US$7M led by Square Peg Capital, SIG

By Sainul Abudheen K

Kaodim, which operates as Gawin in the Philippines and Beres in Indonesia, will use the funds for product development and expansion into underserved markets in Southeast Asia Read More

BankBazaar raises US$30M Series D led by credit rating agency Experian

By Sainul Abudheen K

The Bangalore-based online financial marketplace recently expanded into Malaysia and Singapore Read More

Farm Taaza raises US$8M to source fresh produce directly from farmers for retailers in India

By Sainul Abudheen K

Currently, more than 1,400 farmers are associated with Farm Taaza to supply over 150 varieties of fruits and vegetables Read More

Navigating the 5 Cs of the fintech world in my first 100 days as CEO

By Vipin Kalra

My first three months as CEO of a forward-thinking, fast-paced financial marketplace, have shown me quite a few interesting perspectives about the changing world of finance we operate in Read More

A breakdown of insurtech regulations in Singapore

By Sharon

InsurTech companies will need to constantly keep abreast of developments to stay competitive Read More

Indian C2C e-commerce enabler ForeverShop raises US$300K to help sellers build online shops

By Yon Heong Tung

ForeverShop will also use part of the funding to build more business relationships with logistics and payment gateway partners Read More

Opportunities abound, but Malaysians need a better mindset in order to build global firms, says Matt van Leeuwen of Sunway iLabs

By Sainul Abudheen K

He says it is a very interesting time to be an entrepreneur in Malaysia right now, as the startup scene is very much ramping up with more capital available Read More

After Singapore expansion, Indian financial services marketplace BankBazaar enters Malaysia

By Sainul Abudheen K

BankBazaar has also appointed fintech veteran Vipin Kalra to lead the international business growth and replicate its India success story globally Read More

Blockchain is booming, but will grow to become a major city? Or is its future that of a ghost town?

By Mary Ann Callahan

With Bitcoin breaking investment records every day, we take a look at the future of cryptocurrency and blockchain Read More