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Singapore Wants To Become An Asian Hub For Digital Banks

Southeast Asia, where millions of people are underbanked, presents an opportunity for providers of virtual banking services, especially loans. The market for lending via digital channels is expected to more than quadruple to $110 billion by 2025.
Read by 47% of LPs November 05, 2019

Singapore Best Place For Private Equity Firms: Carlyle Co-Founder

Singapore may be the best place to start a private equity firm, according to David Rubenstein, co-founder of industry heavyweight Carlyle Group, who expects Asia-based firms to be faster-growing than their Western counterparts.
Read by 36% of LPs September 03, 2019

Vietnam Startups Gain On Indonesia, Singapore With New Funding

Vietnam's startup sector is growing at a rapid clip despite the global economic slump, as it closes the gap with regional leaders Indonesia and Singapore.
Read by 43% of LPs July 02, 2019

Singapore's GIC Warns Of Low Investment Returns

GIC, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, says it's investing in countries such as Vietnam to cushion the impact from heightened political uncertainty.
Read by 72% of LPs July 02, 2019

Singapore's GIC Warns Trade Uncertainty Could Weigh Heavily On Returns

Amid brewing trade tensions, high asset valuations and slowing global growth, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC is hoping to tide over the challenging investment climate by sharpening its focus on alternative assets such as private equity and real estate.
Read by 32% of LPs February 14, 2019

Singapore Attracts $10.9B In Investments, Beating Forecast

Singapore exceeded its forecast for investment commitments recently by attracting $10.9 billion. Self-driving cars bearing a "Made in Singapore" stamp are among initiatives that could add to this push.
Read by 78% of LPs February 12, 2019

The Incredible Shrinking Singapore Stock Market

It creates a situation in which unlisted companies, free of the constraints of quarterly reporting, are more able to focus on long-term growth, thereby stabilizing the economy.
Read by 46% of LPs November 07, 2018

Temasek Backing Monashees, Brazil's Biggest VC

Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings has invested in the $150 million early-stage venture capital fund raised by Monashees, the biggest VC firm in Brazil, focused on backing tech startups in Latin America.
Read by 34% of LPs August 10, 2017

Blackstone, GIC Buying Out Goldman Sachs' Stake In Rothesay Life

Global investment firm Blackstone, Singapore sovereign fund GIC and Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) have agreed to acquire Goldman Sachs' entire shareholding in British- based pensions provider Rothesay Life for an undisclosed sum.
Read by 57% of LPs June 19, 2017

Mercuria, Petrochina Selling Fuel Oil Stored Offshore Singapore, Malaysia

Mercuria and Chinese state oil giant PetroChina are selling fuel oil stored in vessels off Singapore and southern Malaysia, several trade sources say.
Read by 37% of LPs