Tag "Funding Societies"

Funding Societies Inks Deal to Acquire CardUp

Funding Societies, a Southeast Asian digital financing platform for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), today announced that it is acquiring regional payments solution, CardUp, for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition is subject to regulatory approvals. Through the move, Funding Societies

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Funding Societies Officially Launches in Vietnam, Marking Its 5th Market Expansion

Southeast Asian SME digital financing platform Funding Societies has officially launched in Vietnam today, marking its fifth market expansion. Since its soft launch in Vietnam in December 2021, Funding Societies has already achieved over US$20 million in disbursements, and it

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Funding Societies Makes Co-investment in Indonesia’s Bank Index

Funding Societies, Southeast Asian SME digital financing platform also known as Modalku in Indonesia, announced its investment into Indonesia’s Bank Index alongside Carro, a Southeast Asian automotive marketplace platform. This move signals Funding Societies’ entry into the neobanking space. With

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Funding Societies Enables MSMEs Applying for Loans to “Sign With Singpass”

Southeast Asian SME digital financing platform Funding Societies announced that it has partnered Dedoco, a decentralised digital document and workflow management platform, to enable micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Singapore to sign loan contracts via the country’s digital

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Funding Societies Announces US$16 Million Employee Stock Option Plan Buyback

Southeast Asian SME digital financing platform Funding Societies has announced its Employee Stock Option Plan (ESOP) buyback for existing and former employees worth US$16 million (RM67 million). This is Funding Societies’ fourth ESOP buyback where the previous one saw its

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Funding Societies Taps MatchMove to Power Real-Time Fund Requests for Its Virtual Card

Southeast Asian SME digital financing platform Funding Societies has selected Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) provider MatchMove to offer virtual card solutions to their Micro, Small, and Medium-size enterprises (MSME) clients in addition to their approved loans at affordable interest rates. The M-JIT™

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Funding Societies Rolls Out Virtual Card Elevate for MSMEs in Singapore

Southeast Asian SME digital financing platform Funding Societies announced that it has launched Elevate, a virtual card for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Singapore. Elevate, a free-to-apply credit line that comes with an opt-in virtual card, is enabled

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Funding Societies Raises US$294 Million in Series C+ Led by SoftBank

Funding Societies, a Southeast Asian SME digital financing platform which goes by Modalku in Indonesia, today announced that it has raised US$144 million in an oversubscribed Series C+ equity round. The round was led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 with

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New Report Assesses Digital Lender Impact on Southeast Asian MSMEs

In Southeast Asia, micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) are the backbone of the economy, making up for 97%-99% of the region’s total enterprises and contributing between 52% and 97% of total employment. Yet, despite their centrality to national economies,

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Funding Societies Raises US$18 Million in Debt Financing

Funding Societies, Southeast Asian SME digital financing platform, announced that it has raised US$18 million in debt financing led by a trio syndicate of financial institutions including Helicap Investments, the newly launched Social Impact Debt Fund, and an unnamed Japanese

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