Exclusive: SG’s Cloudaron to list early 2018, a 25% public offer expected


The Fatfish Internet-backed co is targeting a listing in SG or MY.

CloudDesk acquires Singapore encryption startup iTwin

CloudDesk has acquired Singapore-based encryption startup iTwin, in a strategic deal designed to strengthen the security framework surrounding its virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solution. The financial terms of the deal are undisclosed. iTwin’s main products are the iTwin Connect and iTwin Remote File Access. Both function by providing end-to-end file… Read more »

Clouddesk raises $417k from NRF and Incuvest

CloudDesk Pte Ltd (CloudDesk) has closed a S$589,000 ($417,730) round of funding from Singapore’s National Research Foundation (NRF), via its Technology Incubation Scheme (TIS) and IncuVest, a Singapore-based investment firm and incubator. CloudDesk is a provider of virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and mobile computing solutions for educational institutions, government agencies and… Read more »

Incuvest joins SHO-Zemi Innovation Ventures to invest in ed-tech startup Monkimun

IncuVest, the Singapore-based early stage tech investor has joined hands with SHO-Zemi Innovtion Ventures, an offshoot of Japan’s premier tutoring school for children and young adults, SHO-zemi, to invest in US and Spain-based mobile startup Monkimun. Monkimun builds fun, educational games for children with the goal of making language learning fun. While both sides… Read more »

Seed funding hard to come by in Vietnam: George Vozikis

Vietnam has witnessed a recent spate in startups related activities. The sector itself has shown a strong growth, that has attracted increasing numbers of venture capitalists (VCs), looking at opportunities in this market. However, calling for the first funding rounds is not easy, says George Vozikis, the corporate entrepreneurship and innovation instructor at the University of Hawaii’s… Read more »