Patrick Grove files to raise $250m through blank-check firm

Catcha Investment Corp will look for opportunities in the technology, digital media, financial technology, or digital services sectors across Asia Pacific. Source link

Meet these 10 verified investors that are ready to connect with you

Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve been working on verifying the investors on the e27 platform. Being a verified investor means that there are people managing the investor profile in an official capacity. More than just reassurance that these are legitimate...

Witness Malaysia’s newest digital solutions at the MYHackathon 2020 Finale & Showcase

As institutions built on public service and the promotion of common good, governments should be some of the first to step up when it comes to innovation and disruptive solutions. This way, they become not only end-users of advanced technology but proponents and...

Malaysian fintech startup CapBay bags $20m in series A round led by KK Fund

With the fresh capital, CapBay will further strengthen its technological and funding capabilities. Source link

Early-stage African VC firm, Microtraction reports portfolio boom despite the weight of COVID-19 – Venture Capital

In a year marred by the coronavirus pandemic, it seems that early-stage startups on the African continent are continuing to see some notable growth, both in terms of their business and from investors looking to back them.  Microtraction, an early-stage venture...

Philippine mediatech startup Podcast Network Asia secures $750k seed funding

Podcast Network Asia is eyeing markets in Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia. Source link

Chinese personal care brand bags $23m in series B round

The round was led by M31 Capital and 5Y Capital. Source link

How emerging markets are approaching crypto – Startups

Leigh Cuen is a reporter in New York City. Her work has been published by Vice, Business Insider, Newsweek, Teen Vogue, Al Jazeera English, The Jerusalem Post, and many others. Follow her on Instagram at @leighcuen. More posts by this contributor Bitcoin...

Indian game-streaming startup bags $1.6m in Elevation-led seed round

The round was led by Elevation Capital, with participation from Better Capital. Source link

How emerging markets are approaching crypto – Startups

Leigh Cuen is a reporter in New York City. Her work has been published by Vice, Business Insider, Newsweek, Teen Vogue, Al Jazeera English, The Jerusalem Post, and many others. Follow her on Instagram at @leighcuen. More posts by this contributor Bitcoin...