Yinglan Tan’s Insignia Ventures Partners closes maiden fund at US$120M; invests in Stoqo Indonesia

Stoqo is apparently Insignia's second investment, following its lead investment in Indonesian co-working spaces chain EV Hive in September last year 

Blockchain investment 2018: A who's who of blockchain investors and startups in China

Only blockchain-focused funds and some individual investors are betting on the sector now, whereas the majority of mainstream funds are still adopting a wait-and-see attitude 

Alibaba's affiliate pumps US$200M into restaurant discovery and food delivery company Zomato

The funding includes a US$50 million secondary share sale by Zomato’s key shareholder Info Edge to Ant Financials 

Today's top tech news, January 26: Mobike raises US$1B in funding, abandons Ofo merger

Today's top tech news also features updates from Telegram, Lyft, Rakuten, and the Indonesian government 

Today's top tech news, January 22: Snow raises US$50 million from Sequoia and Softbank

Besides Snow, there are new rules to govern ride-hailing in Indonesia and a Grab-oBike partnership 

Chinese co-working space provider UrWork rebrands to Ucommune; raises US$45M Series C funding

With this round, the Beijing-headquartered company's valuation has touched US$1.3 billion 

Today's top tech news: December 14

US-based WeWork has leased a 40,000 sq ft of space in Funan for its second co-working space in Singapore 

Tax collection app OnlinePajak raises Series A funding round from Alpha JWC Ventures, Sequoia Capital

OnlinePajak Founder Charles Guinot said that the new funding will be used for "improve and strengthen" their technology 

Hong Kong-based mobile lending startup WeLab raises US$220M from Alibaba, IFC, others

With its proprietary risk management technology, WeLab analyses unstructured mobile Big Data within a short time to make credit decisions for individual borrowers 

Singapore 'marketplace for investors' raises US$13.5M Series B from Sequoia

Smartkarma Co-founder Jon Foster pointed to the Sequoia investment as a big deal in an industry that rarely attracts VC attention