Taiwanese AI company, iKala raises US$17 million in funding led by Wistron Corporation, to drive tech development and market expansion.
Blockchain STP Network is partnering with investment social trading platform, HedgeTrade to help democratise financial knowledge and provide an alternative to traditional wealth managers.
Australian startup, Ping Services has secured $1.3 million in seed funding, as it moves to scale technology that autonomously detects wind turbine damage.
Startups with scaling ambitions dashed amid plummeting venture capital funding opportunities due to COVID-19, could re-emerge into growth opportunities if they can ride out the immediate economic downturn.
Imagine buying shares in Michael Jordan’s rookie career. Globatalent wants fans to invest in the careers of prospective sports stars, in return for a share of their future incomes.
The global PropTech sector continues recording strong market activity despite the pandemic downturn, with Australian startup, Yabonza acquiring share house payments company Easyshare.
Insurtech company PolicyStreet has raised $US1.8 million in Series A funding to further expand into the South East Asian market.
Mumbai based IT services company AGC Networks has moved to acquire United Arab Emirates’ computer and data service provider, Fujisoft Technology.
Australian and New Zealand co-founders secure $US3.2 million in seed funding for their ‘Voice-Visual’ AI assistant for industry.
Chinese blockchain tech company, Mercurity Fintech Holding has entered into a share purchase agreement for a private placement of US$1 million.
Australian Fintech, Money Me sees increase in demand from cash-strapped prospective home sellers seeking PropTech ‘pay later’ solutions amid the coronavirus economic downturn.
French-Chinese private equity firm, Cathay Capital PE has raised $US850 million to fuel international expansion of middle-market companies in China, North America and Europe.