PH blockchain platform Coins raises $5m series A extension led by Naspers


This brings the total amount of its series A to $9.4m to date.

Philippines: ABCI buys out Blaze Capital to boost railway ventures

It is expected to boost ABCI’s participation in railway infra projects.

Philippines: Partners Group to buy SPi Global from CVC Capital for $330m

The size of Partners Group’s interest in SPi has not been disclosed.

Exclusive: Philippines’ Acudeen goes on a financial inclusion mission

Partnering with businesses, govt and IFC to promote financial inclusion

Philippines: DFNN, Excel Century ink $12.4m private placement deal

Capital to be used to expand tech infrastructure, and gaming systems and platforms.

People: Credit Suisse hires Philippines coverage head; Former JP Morgan CEO joins ASX

De Guzman brings extensive Asia Pacific investment banking experience

Philippines: CIP divests controlling stake in LMG Chemicals for $8m

CIP wanted to convert its equity to cash.

Philippines: Emperador approves $100.6m share buyback

Company believes shares are undervalued and share buyback will enhance shareholder value.

Jollibee, VTI joint venture SuperFoods nears Vietnam IPO

This will adjust the ownership interest in the SuperFoods Group to 60 per cent held by Jollibee.

Exclusive: Capria VC to launch up to 7 funds targeting SE Asia over next five years

These funds will have separate investment strategy and sectoral focus.