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Shiwen is a pragmatic centrist interested in the intersection of technology, business, entrepreneurship, science and public policy.

Singapore: Centurion Corp dual primary listing in HK sees strong demand

Centurion Corporation’s primary listing in Hong Kong has seen its public offer oversubscribed.


Fullerton Healthcare acquires 60% in Intellicare, enters Philippines

This acquisition grants Fullerton Health a presence in eight Asian countries.


Golden Equator Capital looks to exit 3 investments in the next 12 months

Golden Equator Capital aims to capitalise on the growth of ASEAN’s healthcare sector


Rotimatic on track to raise Series C in excess of $15M, says founder

Zimplistic is targeting a capital raise in excess of $15 million to drive marketing and growth in India and the Middle East.


London-listed TMT Investments launches $60m crypto fund, to target Asian startups

The proposed fund portfolio, will include around 40 projects, which will receive funding in late seed and Series A stages.


Tencent may potentially reach $1t market cap in 2018: Saxo Bank

Given its performance this year, 2018 could see Tencent Holdings outperform other technology majors, even if the iPhone X see’s Apple Inc. grow its market capitalisation to $1 trillion. Beyond its own successful business model and performance, the growth of Tencent Holdings is also driven with China’s transition to a more consumption-led economy, which could see its valuation exceed that of Apple to become the largest corporate entity in the world by market cap.


Russia’s RDIF deepens ties with Alibaba Group, launches tech investment vehicle

The RDIF launched a new technology investment vehicle and plans to deepen collaboration with China’s Alibaba Group.


Singapore’s ComfortDelGro picks 51% stake in Uber’s car rental unit for $218m

This is ComfortDelGro’s largest deal till date.


SG Realty: First Sponsor hotel purchase; Mapletree & Heeton disposal

First Sponsor Group is joining City Developments Limited and Tai Tak Estates in acquiring the Le Méridien Frankfurt Hotel for $99.8 million.


Huobi Group-SBI Group partnership to see launch of 2 new Japanese exchanges

Huobi Group and SBI Group have partnered to launch digital asset exchanges.