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Lever VC raises $80 million to back alternative protein companies

Food Business News 15 Sep 2021
NEW YORKAlternative protein venture capital fund Lever VC reached a final close on its Lever VC Fund I with $80 million raised to back early-stage plant-based and cultivated meat and dairy companies ... Other companies in Lever VC’s portfolio include Avant, THIS, Mission Barns, ...

Jungle Ventures raises $225 million to invest in India, Southeast Asia startups

The Economic Times 13 Sep 2021
Since launching its first early-stage fund in 2012, Singapore-based Jungle Ventures has become one of the fastest-growing local VC firms in the city-state with assets under management of about $600 million ... .

Pakistani Blockchain Marketplace, Bazaar Secures $30 million In Funds

NewsBTC 25 Aug 2021
It also reveals that Singapore’s Wavemaker Partners and Silicon Valley-based Defy Partners were the leaders of the funding round ... For example, Wavemaker Partners based in Singapore, Early-stage VC S7V, Saudi’s Derayah Venture Capital, and Next Billion Ventures based in the United States participate in the seed round.

Iron-air long-duration battery startup Form Energy closes US$240 million funding round

Energy Storage News 25 Aug 2021
Also participating this time out were impact investment funds TPG Rise Climate and NGP Energy Technology Partners III, private equity firm Perry Creek Capital, investment manager Coatue, Singapore government-owned investment group Temasek, impact VC funds Energy Impact Partners, ...

Pakistan’s B2B marketplace and digital ledger platform Bazaar raises $30 million

Crunch 24 Aug 2021
Bazaar said on Tuesday it has raised $30 million in a Series A round. The new financing round — the largest Series A in Pakistan — was led by Silicon Valley-based early stage VC Defy Partners and Singapore-based Wavemaker Partners ...That’s a good way to describe us,” said Hamza Jawaid, co-founder of Bazaar in an interview ... Retention ... .

Binance considers raising funds from Singapore govt. at $200 Billion Valuation

OBN 23 Aug 2021
At the time, Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao commented that Binance was only interested in VC firms that could offer alliances with the financial regulators. In another tweet, Wu Blockchain noted that Binance Singapore was previously funded by Vertex Ventures, a subsidiary of Singapore’s government-affiliated VC fund Temasek.

Mushroom-based meat alternative startup Fable Food raises $6.5M AUD, will launch in the US

Crunch 12 Aug 2021
Other participants included agriculture and food tech venture firm AgFunder, sustainability-focused Aera VC and Better Bite Ventures, along with Singapore-based produce importer Ban Choon Marketing and former Sequoia Capital partner Warren Hogarth ... Fable’s products are also available at restaurants in Singapore and the United Kingdom ... Image Credits ... .

A close look at Singapore’s thriving startup ecosystem Share on Twitter

Crunch 11 Aug 2021
Jamil Wyne is a co-author of the World Bank report “The Evolution and State of Singapore’s Start-up Ecosystem ... A glimpse into Singapore’s current startup ecosystem. As of 2019, Singapore had over $19 billion in PE and VC assets under management, more than twice that of neighboring Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Thailand combined.

MobiGarage raises pre-Series A round funding

Live Mint 12 Jul 2021
The round was led by leading US venture capital fund SOSV ($970 million AUM), which also saw participation from Australia-based VC Artesian, Inflection Point Ventures, Singapore-based MobAvenue, AppyHigh Technology LLP, LetsVenture (Led by, and prominent HNIs include ...

[Startup Bharat] From angel network to accelerator, Marwari Catalysts is on a mission to impact ...

Your Story 01 Jul 2021
He claims that besides enabling seed and Series A investments, Marwari Catalysts helps startups develop capability, create market access, and leverage its network across the globe such as the UK, Hong Kong, Middle East, Africa, Indonesia, Singapore, and Vietnam through its partners.

Convosight, World's First Community Creator Monetization Platform, Raises $9 Million in Series A Funding

Daily Freeman 16 Jun 2021
NEW YORK, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Convosight, the world's first platform to help community creators monetize, announced it has raised a $9 Mn Series-A round led by Singapore-based VC firm Qualgro ... The company has offices in New York, New Delhi, and Singapore.

World famous Miskawaan Health Group (MHG) is expanding to Dubai

Gulf News 16 Jun 2021
... Why MHG Healthcare ... Our Core Beliefs ... • Comprehensive Diagnostics ... Group companies include Legacy Smart Employment Services (HR Outsourcing), Legacy Smart Financial Services, Azara Capital -Venture Guardian(VC/Angel Investing and Corporate Finance. Dubai, Singapore & India), Fame Legacy (Tax Consulting), Legacy Marketing(Art) and MHG Healthcare ... .

[Funding alert] Community creator monetisation platform Convosight raises $9M in Series A round

Your Story 14 Jun 2021
Delhi-based Convosight, a community creator monetisation platform, on Monday, said it raised $9 million in a Series A round led by Singapore-based VC firm Qualgro ... Since its launch, the startup claims to report 10X user growth within the last 15 months ... Singapore-based VC firm Qualgro announces close of $100 M second fund ... Edited by Suman Singh ....

Penjana Kapital closed RM850 mln foreign, domestic funding to help local start-ups

Malaysian National News Agency 10 Jun 2021
... Sdn Bhd, the company set up to operationalise the programme, said of the total raised, RM433 million or over 55 per cent was from foreign investors, including from Hong Kong, South Korea and Singapore.

Former Grab and Tokopedia executives raise $7.4 million for new fintech venture wagely

Straits Times 09 Jun 2021
SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - Wagely, a fintech start-up ... Another earned wage access start-up targeting the Indonesian market is Gajigesa, which in February announced it raised US$2.5 million in seed funding led by United States-based and Singapore-based Quest Ventures.