Singapore: Ocean Sky unit picks land for $3m; Goh & Goh sold to BBR arm


Ocean Sky International’s unit is acquiring a leasehold property for $3 million. Goh & Goh Building is sold to Alika Properties for $141 million.

Temasek’s venture arm Vertex to launch new Israel, US funds in 2018, says CEO

The funds will target a size of about $150 million each

Singapore’s ASLAN Pharma completes $33m IPO in Taiwan

This falls short of its earlier target of $40 million target.

Asean startup success depends on CEO transition, right talent: Report

“Talent is by far the number one priority for startups.”

Singapore: B Capital Group reaches second close of $181m

Its fund has no target amount listed.

Singapore: mm2 Asia eyes acquisition; Wing Tai in takeover bid; Imperium Crown raises funds

mm2 Asia is looking at buying a stake in the Golden Village cinema business.

Our deals are in places VCs don’t look: John Fearon, Sugar Ventures

John Fearon of startup studio/venture builder Sugar Ventures discusses the startup scene, venture building versus venture capital, and the liquidity of the SGX.

Singapore: Gashub to list on ASX via Raffles Capital reverse takeover

Raffles Capital is valued at A$30 million (S$31.1 million).

Singapore: Noble Group endures wild ride as talks continue with potential partners

Noble Group Ltd. shares endured a roller-coaster ride as investors weighed concerns about the commodity trader’s ability to sustain its business and meet debt obligations with comments from the company that it remains in talks with potential strategic partners. The bonds rose. The shares first plunged as much as 27… Read more »

Southeast Asia’s biggest startup Sea said to file for $1b IPO

Sea is working with Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley on the share sale.