Philippines' raises $5M Series A

With a fast growing mobile market and largely underbanked population, uses the blockchain to deliver financial services via mobile and web 

Funding Bytes: Daily tech funding news updates, June/2

Welcome to our daily compilation of tech funding news in Asia. We’ll be updating this post as news comes in, so watch this space 

[Updated] Asians love their stickers! No wonder the region is seeing innovation

Unsurprisingly, stickers are gaining increased popularity in Asia, and PicoCandy is a Stickers-as-a-Service looking to take advantage of the trend 

Ardent Capital announces investments from US and Japanese partners

Siemer Ventures, Recruit Strategic Partners and GMO Venture Partners make strategic investments into Ardent Capital for opportunities in Southeast Asia. 

Ideosource co-invests in Gimmie, will help expand its loyalty solutions in Indonesia

Gimmie announces the completion of its latest funding round with the addition of co-investors Ideosource and NRF. 

Gimmie raises S$589,000 from Wavemaker Labs, aims to extend partnerships around Southeast Asia

Echelon 2012 alumnus Gimmie has raised S$589,000 from Wavemaker Labs Singapore and an undisclosed portion of strategic angel investment led by Finn Evdemon Capital Partners. receives S$740K from WaveMaker Labs to be the online Sephora of Singapore is a Singapore-based online cosmetics and skincare store that has recently received a funding of S$740,000 from a group of investors managed by WaveMaker Labs in collaboration with Singapore National Research Foundation (NRF).