Shiwen is a pragmatic centrist interested in the intersection of technology, business, entrepreneurship, science and public policy.
“SGX should consider more international collaborations as capital markets are becoming more and more global.”
Panasonic will own 49 per cent interest in the JV vehicle, and is considering investing as a limited partner in Scrum Ventures Fund III.
The last major global deal the SGX engaged in was the acquisition of the Baltic Exchange in 2016
National Australia Bank’s venture capital unit, NAB Ventures, is acquiring a stake in real estate investment platform BrickX.
Chatbook has raised seed funding from Salesforce Ventures, East Ventures and YJ Capital.
Singapore’s sovereign fund GIC has partnered CCLA Group to develop and operate purpose-built, for-rent multi-family buildings across Mexico’s largest cities.
Korea’s work-sharing startup Fast Five, Australia’s Emperor and Japan’s CureApp have secured additional growth funding.
Tokyo-listed machinery wholesaler Wakita & Co has acquired an 80% stake in Tonichi Kosan.
Singapore-based PE firm Luminor Capital, a majority shareholder in Ayondo, is seeking to conduct a public float at a potential valuation of $105.6 million.
PacBridge Capital Partners backs a financial investment in Canadian cancer genomics firm Contextual Genomics.