SG fintech firm Fomo Pay banks $13m in series A money

The company will use the fresh funds to diversify its product offerings and work with regulators on central bank digital currency projects. Source link

How valuable is VC money for Indonesia’s profitable bootstrapped startups?

We explore the value of VC money for Indonesia’s profitable bootstrapped startups and look at a kid-safe advertising network that’s just raised funds. Source link

These are the most active investors in Indonesia’s startups

Which investors are writing the most checks to Indonesia-based startups? Source link

SG green cleaning products brand bags $362k in pre-seed money

SimplyGood's main offering is a range of cleaning tablets that are entirely made of plant-based materials. Source link

Google will unplug its IoT Core service in August 2023 – Venture Capital

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Crappy chargers and sky-high prices are huge roadblocks to EV adoption – Startups

In the U.S., most electric vehicle owners say that public chargers are easy to use. That is, when they actually work. A new J.D. Power survey finds that, while public charging stations are a tad easier to come by these days, faulty chargers are souring the...

SG kids advertising platform banks $10m

TotallyAwesome helps brands deliver marketing campaigns to minors in a safe online environment. Source link

From ‘literally zero’ experience to $100M, this VC is raising his second climate tech seed fund – Venture Capital

If you ask me, climate tech investor Contrarian Ventures isn’t so contrarian anymore. The five-year-old firm is targeting $100 million for its second seed-stage fund, and it’s doing so smack in the middle of a climate-tech dealmaking boom. So, if anything, it’s...

Chinese ecommerce provider bags 8-digit million series B

Southeast Asia-focused Lazbao Group previously raised US$16 million in December last year. Source link

To take VC money or not: Indonesia’s profitable bootstrapped startups at a crossroads

Sustainability is becoming an important investment criteria for many VCs, but profitable startups may prove a tough nut to crack. Source link

Crypto tix going, going… – Startups

If blockchain, cryptocurrency, decentralized finance (DeFi) and web3 get your entrepreneurial motor running, do not miss our TC Sessions: Crypto daylong deep dive on November 17 in Miami. We have special launch pricing on passes and exhibitor packages, and you...

‘Forget the past three years’

Eugene Zhang, founding partner of Silicon Valley VC firm TSVC Spencer Greene, general partner of TSVCCourtesy: TSVCEugene Zhang, a veteran Silicon Valley investor, recalls the exact moment the market for young startups peaked this year.The firehose of money...