By Paul Whang
Innoven’s Southeast Asia arm invested in travel-booking services company Oway, live-streaming platform M17 Entertainment, online Korean-beauty store Althea and fintech services provider Akulaku, among others, in 2017.
Biggest driver behind the jump in exits in India was SoftBank.
More than half of all start-up funding in 2017 went to just three companies – Flipkart, Paytm and Ola.
Temasek-backed InnoVen added 22 new companies to its portfolio including Blackbuck, Pepperfry, NestAway, ShopClues and Mswipe.
Pagoda is planning to use the latest proceeds to develop its fresh fruit supply chain.
UK-based Coinsilium has acquired an additional 3.5% stake in Singapore-based professional social network Indorse for S$175,000 ($131,194).
A spin-off of Ant Financial-backed 36Kr, Kr Space operates 30 co-working spaces in eight cities in China.
Others who participated in the round include Morningside Venture Capital, JAFCO Asia, Fullcent Capital and Zhang Tao, founder of Dianping.com.
Moneytor helps financial institutions better manage collections from loan defaulters
The latest transaction brings its aggregate equity financing to nearly $5 million.