Malaysia startup PolicyStreet closes $492k seed investment from KK Fund


The firm is aiming to expand into emerging markets in Southeast Asia

Malaysia PE Senturia partners P2P financing platform Funding Societies

It aims to expand alternative financing access to Malaysian businesses

1MDB stolen funds witnesses are scared to talk, FBI says

The investigation is part of a global effort to track how much of the money raised for development projects was embezzled.

Tiger cub economies of Southeast Asia to take centre stage at the Asia PE-VC Summit 2017

We will be shining the spotlight on the region’s tiger cub economies —¬†Malaysia, Vietnam, the Philippines and Thailand — at the Asia PE-VC Summit 2017.

Most money from sovereigns, pension funds is money with no capabilities: Navis’ Nicholas Bloy

Navis’ investment pipeline right now is around $2 billion

Malaysia’s Petronas denies interest in equity stake in Daewoo E&C

A South Korean newspaper had reported about Petronas’ interest in Daewoo’s unit.

Malaysia’s Petronas interested in controlling stake in Daewoo E&C

Petronas is considering acquiring the 50.75% stake owned by Korea Development Bank (KDB).

PE firm Navis looking at an investment pipeline worth $2b

The PE firm says one of its challenges is finding good talent for management teams of portfolio firms.

AirAsia to consolidate regional units as SE Asia expansion plans take off

Under the reorganisation, the investment holding function and the Malaysian airline business will be separated.

Malaysia: Axiata unit close to acquiring Veon Towers in $1b deal

The acquisition will make Edotco the biggest independent telecoms tower operator in the South Asian nation.