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SCAngels invests in urban logistics startup Spaceship


SCAngels is the corporate venture arm of the YCH Group

Wirecard to acquire customer portfolio of Citigroup’s APAC merchant biz

The deal covers customer portfolio in 11 markets in Asia Pacific.

APAC M&A activity to see 6% increase in H1 2017: Intralinks

Intralinks is forecasting a 6% uptick in M&A volume in APAC for H1 2017.

PE investors in education must take calculated risks in ASEAN: Arnaud Delamare, Roland Berger

Arnaud Delamare of strategy consultancy Roland Berger offers that success in private education investments requires calculated risks.

SG Dealbook: Fintech framework ; Common standards for green bonds; Renounceable rights issue cap raised to 100%

The financial regulatory boards of Singapore and Japan sets up common standards between both countries, the Asean Capital Markets Forum (ACMF) and the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) introduces the Asean Green Bond Standards while SGX raises the pro-rata renounceable rights issue cap to 100% of share capital.

Singapore bans Ex-Goldman banker Leissner for a decade, seeks bar on others

Singapore banned former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. banker Tim Leissner from the securities industry for 10 years and said it plans to issue similar orders against three others caught up in the scandal surrounding 1Malaysia Development Bhd. Leissner, who left Goldman Sachs in February 2016, was sanctioned because he issued… Read more »

Landing Pad for Australian startups officially launches in Singapore

The Landing Pad, a joint initiative by Austrade and SGInnovate, has launched at BASH in Singapore.

Singapore eases property rules in diverging path from HK

Singapore eased rules after more than three years of home price declines

SG Realty: Saizen REIT liquidation; Vibrant Group acquires Jiangsu industrial land

Saizen REIT faces liquidation following the abortion of an RTO deal, Vibrant Group has acquired Jiangsu industrial land and Singapore is reducing stamp duties for property.

SG Realty: Centurion launches student housing brand; Sabana Reit manager responds to SGX queries

Centurion Corp unveils a new brand for its student accommodation business in the UK, the manager of Sabana Reit addresses queries from the SGX and Bukit Sembawang Estates continues to flourish as a potential takeover target.