Malaysia: Frontier Digital Ventures ups stake in Moroccan auto marketplace

Kuala Lumpur-based Frontier Digital Venturres, a portfolio firm of Catcha Group, has increased its stake in Moroccan car marketplace Moteur.


Singapore: iProperty Group launches CommercialAsia listing platform

iProperty Group has launched the commercial property listings portal CommercialAsia.


Singapore: Digital property agency Greyloft closes $1.1m seed round

Digital property agency Greyloft has closed a seed round value at $1.1 million from DSG Consumer Partners, Wavemaker Partners and JFDI.


SG Dealbook: Singtel’s $500m note issue; ISR Capital’s loan to acquisition target

Singtel has issued $500 million in notes and ISR Capital has extended a bridging loan to an acquisition target.


Singapore: Ramblin’ Brands secures $4.4m investment led by DSG Consumer

Sexual wellness firm Ramblin’ Brands has closed a $4.4m investment from DSG Consumer Partners.


China: Meituan-Dianping acquires third-party payment firm Qiandai

Meituan-Dianping has acquires third party payments firm Qiandai for an undisclosed sum.


SG Dealbook: Tudor closes trading desk; Starland to divest subsidiaries

SG Dealbook: Tudor Investment closes Singapore trading desk,Starland to divest subsidiaries


Israel: Aleph raises second fund with corpus of $180m

Israeli venture capital firm Aleph has closed a second fund with a corpus of $180 million.


VC Roundup: Latize raises $1.5m growth round, Refash closes $294k seed

Latize has closed a growth investment of $1.5 million in a round led by Tembusu Partners while fashion trading platform refash has closed a U$294,000 seed investment in a round led by Tri5 Ventures.


Australia: Ad agency Havas launches corporate VC fund targeting Series A rounds

Operating out of its office in Melbourne, this corporate venture arm will be offering services-for-equity or make direct capital investments. The corporate fund will be targeting a range of sectors including healthcare, agritech, retail and fintech.