Vietnamese influencer platform Hiip raises funding from Expara, others


The funding is a follow-on investment to the Expara acceleration grant, Phi Nguyen, founder and CEO of Hiip, revealed to DEALSTREETASIA.

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Exclusive: First close for Expara’s S$30m fund

Singapore-based venture capital (VC) firm Expara Ventures, which invests in interactive and digital media startups in the city-state, Malaysia and Thailand, has held the first close of its second fund, on S$5 million, DEALSTREEASIA has learnt. It is understood the vehicle has received commitments for a large part of its S$30… Read more »

Realty crowdfunding platform CoAssets gets S$1m Series A funding

Singapore-based CoAssets, the first real estate crowdfunding platform in ASEAN which was launch in July 2013, closed a Series A S$1 million ($799,800) investment round led by private investors at a S$13 million valuation. CoAssets crowdfunds residential and commercial properties in Asia, Australia, the UK and the US. Membership has grown from an… Read more »