India: After launching $50m growth fund, 3one4 Capital seeks to raise new vehicle soon

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Earlier this week, 3one4 Capital reached the first close of its opportunities fund at $21 million.

Downstream PEs buying SEA startups completely missing in some industries: Yi Ming, TRIVE Ventures

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TRIVE, which is looking at considering a new $37.1-million deep-tech focused fund in 2019, will actively chase investments where there is a direct buyer in the market.


AirAsia’s digital arm to tap external investors for CVC fund, says deputy group CEO

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The CVC fund will focus on investments in the travel and lifestyle sectors.


Logistics a challenge but payment is the stopper in e-commerce growth, says Bukalapak’s Rasyid

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“One really important point regarding the growth of the market is the ‘payment’. Payment is the stopper. Logistics is a challenge but it’s not a stopper,” according to Bukalapak co-founder.


MDI Ventures eyeing three more exits this year, says CEO Nicko Widjaja

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MDI’s first exit came in late 2017 when Japanese adtech startup Geniee listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. This was followed by a trade exit of another international portfolio firm last year.


UK-based Apis Partners to deploy more capital into South and Southeast Asia

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Apis Partners’ inaugural fund held its final close in March 2017 with a hard cap of $287 million, exceeding its initial target of $250 million.


New consumption is the investment theme in 2019, says East Ventures’ Cuaca

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Cuaca said there are ample opportunities available over and above the innovation that has already taken place in Indonesia in terms of digital infrastructure, payments and delivery.


Capital is crucial but not the only factor that has brought us this far, says Go-Jek co-founder Aluwi

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Go-Jek for the most part of its history was the undercapitalised player, he said.


Expect consolidation in Indonesian O2O space, says Kudo CEO Nugroho

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Grab’s acquisition of Kudo will be a positive reference for startups and investors as far as consolidation is concerned, Nugroho said.


Many niche PE funds will emerge in next few years in India: Amit Mehta, IIFL Asset Management

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IIFL India PE Fund is targetting to raise up to Rs 1,500 crore.