SportsHero, a social network dedicated to sports prediction, is heading for the Australian Securities Exchange through a reverse takeover of Nevada Iron Ltd.
Malaysian tycoon Vincent Tan revealed that most of the new businesses he invested in 2000 for RM200 million (about US$50 million at current rates) have failed.
Singapore-based SportsHero, which describes itself as Asia’s first real-time fantasy sports app and social prediction platform, said it has secured US$2.4 million in funding in a round led by Australia-based Nevada Iron Ltd.
If there is one thing that isn’t a problem for startups under the care of Microsoft Ventures’ accelerator programme in Beijing, it’s funding, says its director Frances Du.
Singaporean entrepreneur Dinesh Bhatia, the chief executive officer and cofounder of MyHero Ltd, has been named by Fast Company magazine as one of its ‘100 Most Creative People in Business 2015.’
Singapore startup MyHero Ltd, the company behind financial learning and stock market simulation app TradeHero, said it has partnered with the Singapore Exchange (SGX) to launch the SGX StockWhiz 2015 contest.
Singapore-based startup MyHero Limited said its financial learning and stock market simulation app TradeHero has linked platforms with Oanda, an online forex broker and provider of forex exchange services.
MyHero Limited, the holding company for the mobile stock market simulation app TradeHero, announced that it has secured US$10 million in funding from Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers China (KPCB China) and IPV Capital.