CVC, Baird-backed bereavement firm Nirvana eyes expansion in Asia and beyond

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The focus of the company’s expansion are Asian countries that have cultural similarities with its current markets.

With Yoma Strategic on board, Wave Money Myanmar feels access to capital would be easier

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The deal is being seen as a win-win for both. For Yoma Strategic, it means entry into the fintech industry of Myanmar. And, for Wave Money, it translates into access of capital from the SGX-listed firm.


Indian capital markets ripe for price correction in 2018: Kenneth Andrade, Old Bridge Capital

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 Old Bridge Capital is now raising an additional Rs 300 crore for its Category III AIF, floated in December 2017.


Future of financial services is algorithmic, experience-centric: PayPal CTO Shivananda

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Shivananda talks about the dynamic digital payments market and the impact of emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain.


Indonesia’s P2P startup Investree to raise Series B round, eyes collaboration with banks

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Investree expects to close the Series B funding round in 2-3 months. Existing investors Kejora and Persada are set to participate in the latest round.


SE Asia to remain M&A hotbed, post-deal integration key to success: EY

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An EY analysis of hundreds of deals in Singapore shows that most firms are destroying shareholder value due to lack of post-deal integration.


Indonesian unicorn Bukalapak weighs next fundraising strategies

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Bukalapak co-founder & CFO Rasyid says the company remains open to both an IPO and private financing to fund growth.


Exclusive: Impact investor Capria to expand Asia footprint, scouts for fund managers in SEA

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Capria is scouting for fund managers in Southeast Asia and an additional fund manager in India to strengthen its presence in the region.


Raising funds means to an end, not an end in itself: AppDynamics founder Jyoti Bansal

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Bansal sold his venture AppDynamics to Cisco Systems for $3.7 billion, just a couple of days before the company was to go for an IPO.


Carmudi seeks to increase market penetration in the Philippines with fresh funds

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Rocket Internet-backed online car classifieds startup Carmudi has recently raised $10 million in funding, led by Tengelmann Ventures.