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David Drake: Increasing ICO Success Through a 360-Degree ICO Advisory Approach

When digital assets entered the financial scene in 2016, many people were wary of the new innovation which, at that time, was downright unpopular. However, after studying the technology behind digital assets, I decided to invest in them and follow

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Acudeen Completes $35M Digital Token Sale

Philippine fintech startup Acudeen Technologies Inc announced a sold out of its digital coin offering the ACU Token on Sunday, June 10, raising up to $35 million. Held in Singapore, Acudeen’s token sale was a global one and is designed

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Top 10 Fintech Startups in Philippines 2018

“Nine out of 10 startups fail” is a popular buzz phrase accepted by many as plain and simple truth, while some even say success is 99 per cent failure. For the past few years, Fintech News Network has featured numerous

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innovfest unbound 2018 in Singapore Event Wrap Up

innovfest unboundSoutheas 2018, one of Asia’s largest innovation festival, wrapped up the fourth edition of its annual two-day event at Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre in Singapore this week. The event, jointly organized by Unbound and NUS Enterprise, the entrepreneurial arm

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OCBC Bank and StarHub Launches Singapore’s First Cross Industry Loyalty Programme

OCBC Bank and StarHub are jointly developing Singapore’s first loyalty alliance so Singaporean consumers will be able to exchange, consolidate and redeem loyalty rewards – such as rewards points and air miles – earned from market-leading partners across industries. Set

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AfDB Partners with Microsoft & Facebook to Tackle Unemployment

The African Development Bank, together with partners – The Rockefeller Foundation, Microsoft, and Facebook –launched the Coding for Employment Program at the African Innovation Summit in Kigali, Rwanda. By training youth in demand-driven Information and Communications Technology (ICT) curriculum and

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Leonard Cheong Appointed Managing Director of AdNovum Singapore

The executive board of the Swiss software company AdNovum has appointed Leonard Cheong as managing director of AdNovum Singapore. Leonard Cheong joined AdNovum Singapore on March 1 and took over the position in May 2018, succeeding Moritz Kuhn. In his

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Korean Startups Competing at Runway to RISE

Runway to RISE Seoul Pitch Competition will be hosted by 500v2 at Google’s Campus Seoul on June 14th. The Korean startups competing have been announced. This will be the first time RISE has come to Seoul. Runway to RISE travels to 8

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JLL Spark Announces US$100 Million Proptech Global Venture Fund

JLL Spark,announces today the creation of JLL Spark Global Venture Fund, which plans to invest up to US$100 million in companies focused on leveraging technology to improve everything from real estate development and management to leasing and investing, while enhancing

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Australia, Singapore And Sweden Top New Technological Readiness Ranking

Government investment will drive a broad-based improvement in countries’ tech-readiness in the next five years, is the key finding of Preparing for disruption: Technological Readiness Ranking, a report released tJune 5th by The Economist Intelligence Unit. Spending on e-government, cyber-security and

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