Tag "venture capital (VC)"

Here Are 2024’s Top VC Funding Rounds So Far

In Q1 2024, fintech venture capital (VC) funding experienced a notable decline, dropping by 16% compared to the previous quarter, new data released by market intelligence platform CB Insights show. The total funding amounted to US$7.3 billion, marking the lowest

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Is Kazakhstan The Next Hot Spot for Fintech?

Over the past years, venture capital (VC) funding in Caucasus and Central Asia (CCA) has increased substantially, growing by more than fivefold between 2018 and 2023, a new report produced by RISE Research in cooperation with EA Group and BGlobal

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Singapore Remains the Top Choice For Venture Capital in Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia is expected to remain an appealing destination to both private equity (PE) firms and venture capitalists (VCs), with Indonesia and Singapore remaining as the top choice for venture capital in Southeast Asia while Vietnam and Malaysia are gaining

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Who Were The Top Funding Fintech Rounds in 2023 in Southeast Asia Beyond Singapore?

When speaking of the fintech ecosystem, Singapore often receives the limelight due in part to its success in establishing itself as a regional fintech hub. The same pattern emerges when looking at funding rounds. When you analyse the top funding

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2023’s Biggest Rounds of Fintech Funding in APAC

As we venture forth into the new year it’s worth reflecting back on 2023 to provide us clues on what 2024 might look like.  To get a sense of APAC’s up-and-coming fintech leaders, we take a look today at some

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Global Fintech Funding Falls to Six-Year Low

Global fintech funding hit its lowest level since 2017, totaling US$7.8 billion in Q2 2023 through 845 rounds, new data released by market intelligence platform CB Insights show. The figures reveal a deteriorating fintech funding environment amid the global economic

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Global Fintech Funding is On The Decline with Largest Quarterly Fall in a Decade

After a blockbuster year 2021, the venture capital (VC) market for startup investment is now pulling back amid uncertain macroeconomic conditions and market turmoil. Funding is dropping, mega-rounds of US$100 million and up are declining in number and fewer unicorns

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