The 4 fundamental business models of incubators

When choosing an incubation programme or an innovation partner, entrepreneurs and  organisations need to be aware of their underlying business models 

Vietnam startups to receive US$425M investments from multiple VCs

Over the next three years, venture capitals like 500 Startups and Golden Gate Ventures among others have pledged to invest into Vietnamese startups 

Blockchain will force banks to change their feudal mindset

At the moment, banks have all the control and all the power, and users have very low power. With smart contracts, it will turn around, say experts 

500 Startups, IIX, Expara Ventures invest in fintech social enterprise Salutat

The company said it will use the seed round to improve low-income micro-entrepreneurs lending, especially to women 

Learn about the future of capital at Echelon Asia Summit 2019!

Understanding how investors operate is key to understand the startup ecosystem. So learn more at Echelon Asia Summit 2019! 

Agritech startup Glife secures US$1.18M seed funding for farm-to-table logistics service

Singapore-based farm-to-table startup connects farmers to F&B businesses 

Today’s top tech news, April 3: Ex-500 Startups CEO Dave McClure is back in tech scene after #MeToo allegations

Also, Singapore-based blockchain startup Morpheus Labs launches blockchain academy with startup incubator Dreamplus, and Uber opens second APAC office in Singapore 

Student housing startup Oxfordcaps secures US$8.15M led by Times Internet

Oxfordcaps works directly with universities and colleges as well to build a tailored experience for the student community, both via on-campus and off-campus housing 

AI-based analytics platform for manufacturing firms FireVisor secures funding from 500 Startups

Singapore-based FireVisor aims to reduce the huge cost of product failure and defects that manufacturing companies bear