Posts Tagged: East Ventures


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10 of Indonesia’s most active venture capital firms

Investors are quick to show interest in Indonesia, but very few actually decide to jump in with both feet, as the country poses a high risk,...

  • July 26, 2014
  • at 9:18 pm
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Startup Arena winner Bindo nabs $1.8M in seed funding

Bindo, the Hong Kong and New York City-based retail point-of-sale startup, announced it has closed a US$1.8 million seed round from Gary Va...

  • May 29, 2014
  • at 3:44 pm
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Kids grow up fast, but Famm helps parents capture, save, and share memories along the way

Famm utilizes private chat and automatically-generated photo collages to ensure that parents never forget their child’s growth journey.

  • May 14, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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With $560,000 in hand, 99.co is the Airbnb for long-term property rental

99.co is a property search website that promises a transparent and easy-to-use search experience and interface - what you see is what you ge...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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Yello Mobile acquires Indonesian price comparison site PriceArea

Today, Indonesian price comparison PriceArea 1 site confirmed that it has been acquired by Seoul-based Yello Mobile for an undisclosed sum. ...

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 6:45 am
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East Ventures funds ecommerce website builder, first since launching new fund

Sirclo, an ecommerce website builder based in Indonesia and Singapore, today announces that it has received seed funding for an undisclosed ...

  • March 27, 2014
  • at 5:28 pm
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East Ventures raises 3rd fund, will invest in over 20 startups from Southeast Asia

East Ventures, an early stage investment fund in Indonesia and Japan, will start its third fund which will focus on Southeast Asia. The mone...

  • March 11, 2014
  • at 11:02 am
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Twitcasting lets users around the world livestream their life, from singing karaoke to rioting in the streets

Founded in 2010, Twitcasting is a mobile app for streaming and watching live videos in real-time.

  • January 24, 2014
  • at 1:03 pm
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Men make up 79 percent of e-reader users in Indonesia (INFOGRAPHIC)

Indonesia’s e-reader app Scoop 1 today published an infographic about the country’s e-publishing landscape. It talks about some data and...

  • January 15, 2014
  • at 12:15 pm
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Berry Kitchen cooks up seed funding to deliver more bento boxes

Indonesia’s online food catering industry gets some attention today as Berry Kitchen announces that it has received an undisclosed amount ...

  • June 23, 2014
  • at 10:54 am
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Indonesia’s Ralali sells industrial products online, gets seed funding from East Ventures

East Ventures has invested in Indonesia’s Ralali, a B2C ecommerce site which focuses on selling industrial supplies, and MRO equipment.

  • May 19, 2014
  • at 9:51 am
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Asian art seller and lender Art Loft snags seed funding from East Ventures

Art Loft, an online platform supporting emerging artists in Asia through e-commerce sales and art rentals, has received seed funding from Ea...

  • May 7, 2014
  • at 10:23 am
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Thai women crave Japanese cosmetics, and BuzzCommerce wants to satisfy them

Thai women love Japanese and international cosmetics. BuzzCommerce will make it easy for clients to sell beauty and health products to them.

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 12:01 am
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Indonesian fashion estore Shopdeca expands to Singapore with funding and acquisition

With this new investment, Shopdeca is expanding to Singapore today with the acquisition of women’s fashion estore Eriin.

  • April 3, 2014
  • at 7:00 am
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Disdus co-founder: Whatever industry you’re in, you can be successful

Lamuda got two job offers: one on Wall Street in the US and one at McKinsey in Indonesia. Believing that there would be bigger opportunities...

  • March 14, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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Investors dish on why they’re bullish about Southeast Asian startups

At Asia Leaders Summit 2014, four investors came together for a panel titled “Navigating investment landscapes of Asia.” They ar...

  • February 15, 2014
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This entrepreneur built a startup to solve his mom’s problem

Founded by Yuta Tsuruoka and Kazuma Ieiri, BASE a Tokyo-based startup aims to help anyone to create an e-commerce website within 30 seconds.

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 12:02 pm
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Valued at about $50 million, Japanese startup Coiney aims for IPO

When CEO and founder of Coiney Naoko Samata first joined Paypal Japan in 2009, she didn’t imagine that she would one day become an ent...

  • January 14, 2014
  • at 9:08 am
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