Malaysian fintech firm raises $6.5m in private equity funding

Revenue Monster also inked an MoU with two fellow Malaysian fintechs to create a holistic fintech solutions ecosystem. Source link

GTA 6 footage leaks, Revolut gets hacked, and Wipro fires 300 for “moonlighting” • Venture Capital

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Familiar faces at Tech in Asia Conference

Jiangsu Horizon New Energy Technology, Zopper, Bitsensing, and more startups raised funding this week. Source link

Great Eastern Takaful helps raise childhood cancer awareness

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 22 (Bernama) -- Great Eastern Takaful Berhad (GETB) collaborated with Kumpulan Ibu Bapa Dan Sokongan Anak-Anak Kanser (KIDS) to increase awareness among the community about childhood cancer via MyETS Journey Program. In a statement...

Mighty Capital’s thesis is that the best product wins — even more so in a downturn • Venture Capital

'No amount of salespeople or engineers can save you in the long run if your customers don’t love your product' When founders are laying off staff and cutting costs to face the downturn, it may seem like odd timing to tell startups to take their product as...

London-based spatial computing startup Hadean closes $30 million Series A • Startups

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Edtech startup from ‘fastest human calculator’ bags $15m series A funding

Bhanzu's latest fundraise was led by Eight Roads Ventures and saw participation from B Capital's Ascent Fund. Source link

On Deck tried to do it all. Now, it’s trying to do less, better • Venture Capital

Erik Torenberg is no longer the co-CEO of On Deck, a tech company that is trying to productize the community in a way that helps founders secure capital and advice. Torenberg, an early Product Hunt employee and the founder of investment firm Village Global,...

Rad Power Bikes and Cycle pilot consumer e-bike subscriptions • Startups

Rad Power Bikes, a popular American e-bike brand that has raised over $300 million in the past two years, will start offering bikes as a subscription service next week. The company is partnering with Cycle, a Berlin-based e-bike subscription service that caters...

CGS-CIMB Securities raises 2022 TIV forecast by 10 pct

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 22 (Bernama) -- CGS-CIMB Securities Sdn Bhd has raised its 2022 total industry volume (TIV) forecast by 10 per cent to 637,000 in view of robust backlog orders and new launches. The upward revision was also in line with the Malaysian...

Is this idea big enough? • Startups

One could probably argue that Floodgate, the Bay Area-based seed-stage venture firm, punches above its weight. The roughly 15-year-old firm has just around $500 million in assets under management — including a $150 million fund that it quietly closed in January...