Latest News on Venture Capital

Malaysian government to set up RM100 million fund to support startups

The government will invest RM50 million and allocate RM50 million into venture capital fund-of-funds.

Ismawati AsmatNov 11, 2019

Insignia Ventures closes second VC fund of $200 million.

It is the largest maiden vehicle by a Southeast Asian venture capital firm.

Syamil FaisalOct 18, 2019

Income Tax Exemption for Investments in VC and PE Funds to be Gazetted by Year-End.

The RM20 million income tax exemption was proposed in Budget 2018 for investments made in venture capital (VC) firms.

Norshafa WatiOct 03, 2019

Peter Thiel: ‘There are no successful tech companies in Europe’

Thiel’s venture capital fund Founders Fund has invested in several European technology companies, including Spotify, ResearchGate, and Entrepreneur First.

BEAMSTARTMar 17, 2018

Snoop Dogg’s venture firm just closed its debut fund with $45 million

The venture firm that he co-founded a couple of years ago, Casa Verde Capital, has closed its debut fund with $45 million.

BEAMSTARTMar 14, 2018

Singapore Venture Capital Surges as Startups Seek Room to Grow

Singapore is experiencing a surge in venture capital fundraising, reflecting growing interest in Southeast Asia’s startups.

BEAM TeamOct 24, 2017

Temasek's Vertex Raises $210 Million for Southeast Asian Deals

Vertex Ventures, the venture capital arm of Temasek Holdings Pte, has completed its biggest fundraising for Southeast Asian and Indian technology deals.

Benjamin TanOct 11, 2017

How Blockchain and ICOs Are Changing the Funding Game for Startups

For some tech firms, initial coin offerings are a way to raise early capital more quickly than they could through venture funding

BEAM TeamOct 02, 2017

Introducing the Venture Development Program to help Startups take off.

To reach Sustainability or Investment-Readiness with access to Connections, Capital, Customers, Counsel, and more.

BEAMSTARTSep 26, 2017

How pro rata works in venture capital deals

To the uninitiated, startup fundraising can be confusing.

BEAM TeamSep 17, 2017

Temasek VC arm Vertex gets Kasikornbank as investor for new Asia fund

Vertex Ventures, the venture capital arm of Temasek Holdings Pte, secured Thailand’s Kasikornbank Pcl as an investor in its new Southeast Asian fund.

Ashley LeeSep 01, 2017

Sunway Ventures looks at investing long term in start-ups

Sunway Ventures, the venture capital arm of Sunway Group, is providing seed funding for start-ups that provide online-to-offline (O2O) solutions.

BEAM TeamAug 27, 2017

Inside the Q2 2017 global venture capital ecosystem

Although the global venture capital market is still recovering from a significant dip at the end of last year, Q2 2017 was, in general, a fairly good quarter.

BEAM TeamJul 14, 2017

The due diligence process in venture capital (VC)

Understanding what are the elements involved in the due diligence process

BEAM TeamJun 21, 2017

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