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Meet the women leaders who broke the glass ceiling in Asian PE/VC world

Here’s DSA’s region-wise list of women who dominate the PE world.

Diversity will lead to uniformity, feel women leaders in PE and VC

VC firms have made an improvement in the hiring women in senior positions

DSG Consumer Partners-backed Hostmaker raises $6.5m in new round

Hospitality management service Hostmaker, headquartered in London, and backed by Singapore-based VC firm DSG Consumer Partners, has closed a new $6.5m funding round led by Paris-based venture capital fund Ventech. Existing investors DN Capital and DSG Consumer Partners, also participated in the round. Founded by Nakul Sharma, Hostmaker’s business model… Read more »

Dasin Retail Trust plans Singapore IPO to raise S$122.5m

Dasin Retail Trust, that has three shopping malls in Guangdong province, is seeking to raise at least 586.4 million yuan (S$122.5 million) through a listing on the Singapore Exchange mainboard, it said in its preliminary prospectus that was filed Wednesday. The Trust will have an indicative market cap of S$439.7… Read more »

SG Realty: Keppel Land China divests stake in Wuxi project for S$127m; KLW sells Melbourne property for A$34.2m

Keppel Land China has exited its stake in a JV firm in Wuxi, while KLW has sold a Melbourne property.

India: Ex-Chief information security officer at NSE launches blockchain powered Cybersecurity startup

From managing and overseeing organisation wide risk management at NSEiT, a 100% subsidiary of the National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSEIL), Narayan Neelakantan, has now launched Block Armour, an enterprise platform for cybersecurity, powered by Blockchain Technology. “Our platform provides software defined perimeter using blockchain and other emerging technology… Read more »

Dealstreetasia’s flagship Asia PE-VC Summit 2016 goes live in Singapore!

Some of the biggest LPs, GPs and CEOs of PE and VC backed companies will be attending for exclusive exchange of ideas and top quality networking opportunities. They will not just discuss what is happening, but what is likely to happen a year down the line.

Revenue-funded Hangrr aims to disrupt high-end suit tailoring business

Singapore figures prominently in Hangrr’s plans, and this is the beginning of an expansion that will continue through the year.

India: Lawrencedale Agro raises $8m from Aspada, Povlsen, Unitus

Lawrencedale Agro, which operates Leaf, a supplier of branded fruits and vegetables, has raised about $8 million from several investors, including George Soros-backed Aspada Investments. Others who participated include Anders Holch Povlsen, who owns Vero Moda fashion chain and invested through his family office, and Unitus Impact, the US-based social… Read more »

Asian investors are most interested in venture capital deals, says Preqin report

About 62 per cent of the venture capital fund managers report increased demand from investors in Asia, the largest proportion of any region.