Singapore's Beenext co-invests in Indian cryptocurrency exchange Koinex

Koinex facilitates real-time trading of multiple cryptocurrencies on a single platform, based on a peer-to-peer exchange model 

With fresh funding, iPaymy wants to help SMEs unlock the power of the credit card

iPaymy offers SMEs an avenue to access a capital injection, interest free, for 55 days 

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

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 

Used furniture, appliance marketplace Zefo raises US$9.2M to take on mighty GreenDust

Zefo offers 10,000 products across categories like beds, sofas, dining sets, wardrobes, TVs, washing machines, refrigerators and air-conditioners 

Singapore startup SolarHome provides cheap solar energy home systems in Southeast Asia; raises funding

SolarHome's solar energy systems work on a Pay-As-You-Go basis and requires an upfront cost of only US$10 

This Indian agritech firm helps farmers predict yield and improve sales, thus saving them from bankruptcy and suicides

Bangalore-based CropIn uses Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, geo-tagging, and satellite monitoring to help farmers better manage their farm and crop 

Droom raises US$20M in Series C to help you buy automobiles including aeroplanes online

Hong Kong-based VC firm Integrated Asset Management and Japanese tech firm Digital Garage led the round, with participation from existing investors 

Unmanned aerial vehicles are set to change the face of logistics in India, says Locus.sh CEO Nishith Rastogi

Low-volume remote locations represent a costly part of standard networks, and with drones, there is a considerable cost to be saved, according to Rastogi 

HackerEarth raises US$4.5M to help employers conduct online tests for developers

HackerEarth will use the newly-raised capital to strengthen the product team and expand the business internationally