An exclusive interview: Deep dive into the Israeli Fin-tech Ecosystem.

Recently the CEO of Hubba, Amarit Charoenphan sat down with Ruby Chen (Managing Director of Synergy Capital). An advisory firm based in Israel led by Corporate Development professionals with vast M&A, investments and partnership execution experience totaling over a $1B aggregation of deal value. Synergy Capital focuses on partnering with Corporates that are interested in tapping into the…... read more

Venture capital firm invests over $600,000 for a local filipino e-commerce startup

A Singaporean - based venture capital firm ‘Cocoon Capital’ has invested over $600,000 (S$850,000) in its debut investment into the Filipino economy for a local e-commerce startup - Poundit. Poundit was formed in 2014 by the former country manager for BlackBerry and Guan Kristian Salvo as an ecommerce site for electronics that has built partnerships…... read more

Siam Commercial Bank launches SCB Abacus to build AI fundamentals and transform the financial sector in Thailand and Southeast Asia

   Siam Commercial Bank announced the establishment of SCB Abacus, a wholly owned subsidiary focusing on the development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to enhance business operational efficiency and service quality. Positioned as an AI-powered analytics company, the first spin-off in the Southeast Asian banking industry, SCB Abacus strives to strengthen the capability of Siam…... read more

Intouch Holdings leads Event Pop, series A round of end-to-end event management platform

Intouch Holdings Public Company Limited (SET: INTUCH), through venture capital arm InVent, leads a Series A financing round of Event Pop Holdings Pte. Ltd., Thailand’s leading end-to-end event management platform under the brand “Event Pop”. This is a unique investment round which involves co-investment among Thai corporate VCs (CVC) from different industries. Beacon Venture Capital, the VC fund of Kasikornbank (SET: KBANK) also participated in the round. Mr. Kim Siritaweechai, Executive Vice President of…... read more

USD1.15 Million raised by FlowAccount for Online Accounting System

FlowAccount Co., Ltd., has achieved another successful step in their operations via cooperation with leading venture capital funds in Thailand and Japan. The company – the winner of the AIS The StartUp 2015 – as a provider of online accounting services to facilitate business startups, aims to position their service as a key tool supporting…... read more