By Vince Wong FINTECH ASIA FORUM: OPPORTUNITIES IN ASIA Singapore, 28th August – The Working Capitol on the corner of Keong Saik Road is normally a place abuzz with the creative energy of startups. But on the last Friday of August, the place was abuzz with a different kind of energy altogether – being the location for the first-ever FinTech […]
By Bloomberg News 18 August 2015 Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s finance affiliate unveiled a wealth-management app on Tuesday to help less well-heeled Chinese buy into hundreds of funds and track stocks from Hong Kong to the Nasdaq off their smartphones. Ant Fortune complements the PayPal-like Alipay and other services proffered by Zhejiang Ant Small & Micro Financial Services Group, a […]
By Joji Thomas Philip 12 August 2015 Singapore-based peer-to-peer lending platform – Capital Match – has raised $1 million in a series A round led by local venture capital firm Innosight Ventures. Existing investors Crystal Horse Investments and CE-Tech Invest also participated in this round, and the company said it would use the funds “for product development, marketing and sales activities”. Capital Match, which had […]
By Tomas S. Noda III 30 July 2015 Incubix Technologies, the first “venture builder” startup in the Philippines, has partnered with local financial technology (fintech) startup VMoney Inc with the goal of disrupting the e-commerce business. Incubix Technologies that claims to be a venture builder is different from incubators, accelerators, venture capitalists and angel investors. It hatches business ideas from within its own […]
Marvelstone is planning to host a Fintech Asia Forum & 10K Fintech Demo Day in Singapore on the 28th of August. Contact Marvelstone at firstname.lastname@example.org for general inquiries. Fintech startups may send their business plans to email@example.com Selected Asian fintech startups will join our accelerator program in Singapore and Korea for 3 months (September to December).
Marvelstone signs memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Life.Sreda to co-invest in Korea, Asia startups
Press Release 19 JUNE 2015, SINGAPORE – International investment group Marvelstone has inked a memorandum of understanding with fintech venture capital firm, Life.SREDA. The MOU sees the formalisation of a co-investment fund created by the two companies, specifically to grow fintech companies in South Korea and other Asian countries. With regional presence in Hong Kong, Singapore and Korea, Marvelstone has executed a number of […]