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People: Ex-HSBC exec joins Lightbulb Capital; Clifford Chance names 6 partners in APAC

Lightbulb was founded in 2014 in Hong Kong and expanded to Singapore in 2016


APAC healthcare deals in 2017 hit record highs, trend to continue in 2018: Bain report

Asia Pacific’s disclosed deal value surged to $7.2 billion, with 61 deals in 2017, the highest level since 2001, the report noted.


High investor FOMO about P2P lending in SE Asia: Funding Societies co-founder Kelvin Teo

The startup had planned to raise much less but higher investor demand led to a bigger round.


People: Khazanah promotes senior execs; ARA gets CEO for infra biz

Malaysia’s sovereign fund Khazanah Nasional Bhd has promoted Amran Hafiz Affifudin and Bryan Lim to Executive Director, Investments.


P2P lender Funding Societies raises $25m in Series B round led by SoftBank Korea

The round saw participation from existing investors Sequoia India, Alpha JWC and Golden Gate Ventures.


CLSA Sunrise II-backed Lcode buys two Tokyo eyecare firms

Lcode has bought out Tokyo-based PCN Inc and EYE QUALITY Co Ltd in bolt on acquisitions.


Asian HNIs to pump in up to $60m in startups via asset manager RE Lee Capital

Asia has the largest HNI population and wealth and is on target to surpass $40 trillion in wealth by 2025, according to Capgemini’s 2017 Asia-Pacific Wealth Report. 


Deutsche Bank unit DWS acquires third logistics asset in Seoul for $57m

This follows the acquisition of two logistics facilities in South Korea in off-market deals


People: DBS, Citi hire top executives in Hong Kong region

A veteran digital executive Blakeney was a Director at Dun & Bradstreet before joining DBS


Singapore’s SaaS startup Dexecure raises $762k from Cocoon, Walden

It was the first Singaporean startup to be included in the Y Combinator Fellowship Program.