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Analysis supports ‘going with a winner’ philosophy
June 18, 2018

Firms that have top-quartile private equity funds follow them up with another top-quartile fund 39% of the time, according to a new analysis by PitchBook. Top-quarter venture capital funds have a top-...

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MAS turns up heat on cryptocurrency exchanges, ICOs
May 25, 2018

Issuer of an initial coin offering made to return funds from S'pore-based investors An initial coin offering (ICO) has been stopped in its tracks by the regulator as it broke rules governing ...

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Singapore: Dating app Paktor’s parent company M17 files for New York listing
May 24, 2018

May 14, 2018 M17 Entertainment, the parent company of Singapore-based dating and networking app Paktor, is heading to the New York Stock Exchange as it seeks to raise a total of $115 million...

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GIC, Tasman Capital acquire Navis-backed National Lifestyle Villages
May 24, 2018

May 23, 2018 Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC and Australia’s Tasman Capital Partners have agreed to buy the assets of Australian retirement village developer National Lifestyle ...

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SVCA Press Release: PE/VC Investments in Asia surpassed Europe in 2017 Investments into Southeast Asia tripled to US$ 23.5
May 17, 2018

Singapore, May 17, 2018 – More than 200 regional experts from the private equity and venture capital industry convened at SVCA’s Southeast Asia PE/VC Conference 2018, titled “PE or V...

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How Eduardo Saverin’s new $360m fund addresses the series B gap
February 20, 2018

Venture capital firm B Capital Group announced last week that it completed the closing of its first fund, raising US$360 million. The firm, co-founded by investor and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saver...

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