Investment News

Grab Combine Payments and Financial Services; Launches GrabFin

The new brand offers users a single entry point to access payment, investment and insurance services

Teckwai Saw3d ago

Temasek Increases Stake in Amazon, Pinduoduo

The investment firm first disclosed a stake in Amazon and Pinduduo during 2017 and 2020 respectively

Teckwai SawMay 18, 2022

Elon Musk Considers a Visit to Indonesia for Investment Opportunities

Indonesia president Joko Widodo has long been persuading Musk to invest in his nickel-rich country

Teckwai SawMay 17, 2022

Malaysian Minister Proposes Recognising Cryptocurrencies as Legal Tender

The adoption of new tech such as blockchain or cryptocurrency could attract investment opportunities

Vrisha PhrabhakaranMar 22, 2022

Mark Cuban, Vladimir Tenev and Others Join Seashell in US$6 Million Seed Round

The consumer-first banking and investment platform promises an inflation resistant savings app

Vrisha PhrabhakaranJan 17, 2022

Antler VC raises $300 million fund to invest in startups up to Series C stage

Antler's investment capacity has grown significantly.

Alfred LeeOct 14, 2021

Foreign direct investment into China surges nearly 40 per cent in first quarter

A total of 10,263 new foreign-invested companies were established in China from January to March, and the FDI growth rate far surpassed the rate seen during the same period in 2019, before the coronavirus.

SCMP.COMApr 18, 2021

Software firm Canva valued at $15 billion after latest investment

Australian software firm Canva on Tuesday said the company's valuation had more than doubled to $15 billion following an investment of $71 million.

REUTERS.COMApr 08, 2021

Ajaib is allowing Indonesians to easily invest/trade online; raises $90m

Ajaib is an online platform for stock trades and investment.

Faith BaltazarMar 29, 2021

Kopi Kenangan founders set up Angel Investment Fund; investing $10k - $150k per startup

The Angel Investment Fund will invest in companies focused on Indonesia

Alfred LeeMar 17, 2021

ADB invests $75m in OrbiMed's fourth Asia-focused healthcare PE fund

Manila-based Asian Development Bank has committed $75m to the fourth Asia-focused healthcare fund of US-headquartered investment firm OrbiMed.


Investors left in the lurch as investment platform CoAssets runs into trouble

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will review and take necessary action if CoAssets' licensed subsidiary - now known as CA Funding - has breached regulations. Read more at The Business Times.


India: Pine Labs' valuation tops $2b after Lone Pine investment

Lone Pine’s investment follows the strategic investment made by Mastercard in January 2020, when Pine Labs attained unicorn status.


China's MicuRx Pharma secures $107m in Series E round

China Merchants Securities, Korea Investment Partners, Yingke PE, Founder H Fund, Zhongtai Ventures, and Detong Capital joined the round. 

DEALSTREETASIA.COMDec 24, 2020 Secures $65M Series C For Social Investment Network enables users to buy any stock with any amount of money, and around that, can participate in social communities.


Chinese printing technology firm Apexmic bags $488m strategic investment led by ICF

Twelve investors including Zhuhai Gree Financial Investment Management, Goldstone , and Hengqin Financial Investment also invested.


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