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Exclusive: Go-Jek, Traveloka and Tokopedia in talks to invest in PasarPolis

The startup is learnt to be currently valued at $12 million.


Exclusive: Dymon Asia PE likely to close second SE Asia fund at $420-430m

The PE firm had made the first close of its Dymon Asia Private Equity (SE Asia) Fund II at $325 million in December 2017. 


Exclusive: Indonesia & SEA-focused East Ventures plans $100m seventh fund

This will mark the largest fund by the VC firm which has been active in the region since 2010.


Exclusive: Insignia Ventures Partners closes debut fund at $120m

Founded by former Sequoia partner Yinglan Tan, the fund marks the largest maiden vehicle by a VC firm in SE Asia.


Exclusive: Indonesia’s logistics startup Etobee raises $3.5m bridge funding

Existing backers include Kejora, Skystar Capital, Gobi & Axiata Digital.


Exclusive: Impact investor Patamar makes first investment from women-focused fund in SayurBox

The investment by Patamar, estimated to be in the region of $200,000-300,000, was made through its women SME-focused impact investment fund launched last year in collaboration with the Australian government’s Investing in Women initiative.


Exclusive: Salim Group, MAP latest to eye digital payments in Indonesia

The two firms have applied to Bank Indonesia for an e-money licence.


Singapore’s on-demand staffing startup UShift to raise up to $5m by Q1

UShift plans to use the funds for expansion to four markets outside Singapore – Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines and Malaysia.


Exclusive: Hong Kong-based fintech startup EMQ raises $6.5m Series A

With a footprint across Hong Kong, Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines, the company partners with financial institutions and other strategic partners in each country to enable and settle cross-border remittance via banks and various modes for top-up and last mile delivery.


Lippo Group’s Ovo enters co-branded partnership with GrabPay in Indonesia

Grab and Ovo have another common link: The Riady family. The Riady family, which owns the Lippo Group, has invested in Grab through Venturra.