Startups in SE Asia are on track to raise $20b from venture investors in 2021

With a record number of newly-minted tech unicorns, rising valuations, and a steady flow of new startups entering the market, venture-backed companies in Southeast Asia are on track to raise at least $20 billion in funding by the end of this year.

Investors have funnelled at least $17.2 billion into private companies in the region this year, as of Sept. 25, already more than twice the $8.6 billion raised in the entire 2020, according to a special report titled ‘SE Asia Private Capital Markets 2021published to coincide with the DealStreetAsia PE-VC Summit 2021 last week.

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