Author: Digital News Asia

HSBC launches AI-powered equity index products in Malaysia
The AiPEX5 suite of structured products, which were already launched by HSBC in the US and in Singapore, use big data to help local investors make investment decisions.
Charging ahead on global expansion, Aerodyne Group sets up new entity in Kazakhstan to conquer Central Asian market
World’s fastest-growing drone solutions company forms Aerodyne Caspian LLP Entity poised to become market leader in Kazakhstan right from the start
Selangor Accelerator programme picks its 2020 top 10 winners
SITEC Selangor has announced the Top 10 winners for the Selangor Accelerator programme 2020, a culmination of four months of training, mentorship and learning.
ScaleUp Malaysia Partners Singapore’s Quest Ventures to Take M'sian Solutions Global
Parties to jointly invest a fixed US$60,250 in up to 12 Malaysian firms Quest Ventures allocates US$1 mil for partnership, can invest directly as well
In largest startup investment in SEA since Covid-19 hit, PropertyGuru raises additional US$220mil from TPG and KKR
The Southeast Asian proptech company will be utilising the newly-raised funds to invest in identified strategic areas of growth across the Southeast Asian region, wherein it has a majority of the market share.
MOSTI launches US$2.4mil social impact match grant to elevate social enterprise recovery
#BuyForImpact campaign aims to generate positive gains for social enterprises Grant will promote inclusive & responsible businesses that create a positive impact
Skymind joins forces with USM in fresh initiative to boost industry-ready AI talent
Skymind bullish on abundance of raw talent in Malaysia to be tapped Collaboration furthers commitment to build holistic AI ecosystem
Asia Mobiliti selected for Toyota Mobility Foundation’s global smart city challenge
OMNImile, a data hub for on-demand microtransit and mobility analytics Provide city planners much needed simulation capabilities of mobility activity
Aerodyne Group’s latest customer win sees it advancing drone tech in Mexico with Ecopulse
US-based regional HQ, Aerodyne Measure, to support adoption of clean energy in Mexico Expected to roll out Vertikaliti, its AI-powered cloud-based asset management platform
CPA Australia survey reveals Fintech usage increases among Malaysian businesses
Adoption driven by need to up business efficiency, 56.3% identifying this as key Increase of 13.9% in number of businesses in Malaysia using fintech lending in 2019 [Article updated with additional information at 2.50pm, 2 Sept.]
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