By Mars Woo
The platform, currently operational in Indonesia and the Philippines, has 30,000 job seekers and over 500 companies on board.
The green bond is the first internationally rated triple-A peso-denominated green bond to be issued by a multilateral development institution.
The SEC approval comes at a time when local stocks are under pressure from an exodus of foreign funds and concerns about the nation’s accelerating inflation and peso depreciation against the dollar.
Revolution Precrafted has sealed more than $6.5-billion worth of deals overseas so far this year.
RedDoorz said it expects to grow its footprint to 100 properties across the Philippines.
GSIS has committed to invest $314 million in Philippine Investment Alliance for Infrastructure (Pinai) fund,
SPi acquires Scope from India’s Quatrro Group, whose investors include PE firm Olympus Capital Holdings Asia, VC firm Walden International and asset management firm The DE Shaw Group.
The Philippine unicorn may look at a listing in the US, UK or Singapore.
The Philippines’ stock market is Southeast Asia’s worst performer this year, hit by rising inflation and a weak currency.
The venture, set up last year by Gokongwei’s JG Summit Holdings Inc. and financial-technology startup Oriente, seeks to give credit through a digital platform to Filipinos.