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4 keen investors not to miss at TIA Tokyo 2018’s Speed Dating

Attracting investors can be a huge hurdle for many startups, and having to network extensively and pitch to investors is no easy feat. Here’s when Tech in Asia Tokyo 2018’s Startup-Investor Speed Dating segment comes in handy. Over 50 willing investors will be gathered under one...

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Ex-Lazada vets started a lending company for SMEs. Over 100 clients later, they raised $9m

The co-founders of Aspire / Photo credit: Aspire The lending woes of small and medium-sized enterprises have been a focus for many startups. A 2017 collaborative study published last year found that more than US$245 billion worth of financing was disbursed by alternative lending platforms in...

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Aspire Capital offers fast finance for SMEs in Southeast Asia – TechCrunch

Southeast Asia’s digital economy is tipped to grow more than six-fold to reach more than $200 billion per year, according to a report co-authored by Google, with e-commerce accounting for the dominant share. The emergence of e-commerce platforms like Alibaba’s Lazada and U.S.-listed Shopee have enabled...

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Meet these 5 global investors at TIA Tokyo 2018’s Speed Dating

  In less than three months, Japan will play host to Tech in Asia Tokyo 2018, happening on September 20 and 21. With the abundance of interesting startups to meet and insightful sessions by industry experts to catch, squeezing in meetings with a potential investor can be...

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Lyft goes biking, Airbnb is going public (eventually), big money for software robots, and Juul – TechCrunch

 Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week we were back in the studio with Connie Loizos and myself hanging out with Jai Das, a managing director at Sapphire Ventures. Our beloved Matthew Lynley was...

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Joseph Lubin, Amanda Gutterman and Sam Cassatt from Consensys to speak at Disrupt SF – TechCrunch

There is perhaps no firm that has done as much to promote the adoption of Ethereum as the dominant cryptocurrency platform for actual product development as Consensys. Founded by Ethereum Foundation co-founder Joe Lubin, Consensys has emerged as an investor, accelerator, educator and product developer in...

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Airwallex raises $80M for its international payment service for businesses – TechCrunch

Airwallex, a three-year-old fintech startup focused on international payments for SMEs and businesses, is putting itself on the map after it raised an $80 million Series B round. Based of out of Melbourne, but with six offices in Asia and other parts of the world, Airwallex’s...

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Electric scooter startup Spin is finalizing a $125 million security token offering – TechCrunch

Spin, an electric scooter startup, is raising around $125 million via a blockchain-based security token offering (STO), Axios first reported and TechCrunch has independently learned. Spin, which declined to comment for this story, has previously raised just $8 million. The idea with Spin’s security token...

Spin, an electric scoote...

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