By Mars Woo
South Korea is drawing up measures to control the investment craze for cryptocurrency.
Venture capital players share four insights with DEALSTREETASIA on investing in Vietnamese startups.
Natali Ardianto, the former co-founder and CTO of Tiket.com, shares his journey in this post as he moves on to pursue new opportunities.
If Menon’s gambit works, Singapore will stake a claim to be one of the alternatives to post-Brexit London.
The deal will bring new cash to Uber, prevent arch U.S. rival Lyft Inc. from dealing with SoftBank, appease some early, antsy backers and pacify a previously warring management team and board, while solidifying the leadership of CEO Dara Khosrowshahi.
Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp. holds the strings to both deals.
With the city’s taxi population at an eight-year low, ComfortDelGro will simply have to go on reinventing itself as a fleet owner and manager for Uber.
The Saudi prince has been the largest investor in the SoftBank Vision Fund. A stronger Prince Mohammed could mean steady flows of Saudi money into the fund, which allows SoftBank to make investments without adding to its heavy debt load and offering the potential for those investments to generate revenues to pay down the burden.
The survey covered 26 funds with an estimated $2.18 trillion in assets under management.
Ofo Bicycles Co. may have raised around $1 billion in its latest funding round, which included Alibaba.