Tag: Capital

AirAsia launches venture capital fund to back startups in Southeast Asia

Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia Group said it was launching a venture capital fund in the United States to invest in startups seeking to enter or expand in Southeast…

PE firms emerge as source of capital for late-stage start-ups

PE firms provide an important alternative to late-stage investors such as SoftBank, Tencent and Alibaba. Photo: iStock Mumbai: Private equity (PE) firms are emerging as an important source of capital…

The latest in the Binary Capital blowup — and what it means for startup investing

Binary Capital, the San Francisco-based early stage fund whose cofounder, Justin Caldbeck, resigned this past Sunday, is shutting down for all practical purposes. A source tells Bloomberg that…

Stayzilla Case: Mediation Could Have Been A Better Option, Says Private Capital Group

Bengaluru: Indian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (IVCA) chairman Gopal Srinivasan on Sunday said the institutional and angel investors could have veered Stayzilla towards mediation, rather than…

11 startups pitching at this year’s Capital Innovators Demo Day

This year’s Capital Innovators Demo Day — a hallmark startup event in St. Louis — features 11 innovative companies that do everything from building a database for powering…