Singapore: Vertex Ventures leads Series B in China’s Julive


Julive secures Series B funding led by Vertex Ventures.

Deep-tech investments require patient risk capital: Dr Lily Chan, NUS Enterprise

NUS Enterprise partnered Indonesia’s Salim Group to launch BLOCK71 Jakarta, its fourth such facility.

NuTonomy eyes launch of paid Singapore self-driving car rides by Q2 next year

In southeast Asia, it has partnered ride services firm Grab for the pilot.

HNA said to schedule long-awaited vote on $1b CWT deal

In a sign that the beleaguered Chinese conglomerate is moving ahead with the deal.

Singapore: Ascendas-Singbridge to acquire $198.8m commercial tower in Sydney

The acquisition expands Ascendas-Singbridge’s total AUM in Australia to around S$2.6 billion.

Golden Gate to raise third fund within 2-3 years, a few B2C, fintech exits on the cards: Jeffrey Paine

Golden Gate Ventures’ third fund is expected to be slightly bigger than its second fund ($60 million).

Leading disruptors to converge at Asia PE-VC Summit 2017

These prolific entrepreneurs are being pursued by investors to help turn their ambitious plans into reality.

Blackstone gets SGX-ST nod for trust scheme to acquire Japan-focused Croesus Retail Trust

The PE firm had made an offer to acquire all units in Croesus through a trust scheme

Singapore: oBike raises $45m Series B round led by Grishin Robotics

Grishin Robotics has also invested in Hong Kong-based ride-sharing firm Gobee.

Singapore: IFC likely to put $5m in Wavemaker SEA Fund II

IFC commits $5 million to Wavemakers latest $50 million fund.