Investment

Touch ‘n Go group launches GOinvest
Touch ‘n Go group has launched GOinvest, its proprietary digital investment platform accessed through Touch ‘n Go eWallet
Samsung makes US$1.57 bil investment into first EV battery cell manufacturing plant in Malaysia
Investment represents confidence of multinational companies in Malaysia Samsung SDI aim to solidify its position as a Global Top Tier Company by 2030
ScaleUp Malaysia invites applications for its 4th cohort
Regional accelerator seeks to invest US$100k each in 10 companies Participants receive investment before program instead of at its end
Panthera Growth to raise US$250mil second fund
Panthera Growth Partners announced the first close of its second fund, having secured commitments for more than half of the target raise. 
Indonesia crypto assets platform Pintu raises US$113mil in Series B
Pintu, Indonesia’s crypto wallet and trading platform, announced the closing of a US$113 million Series B round of financing from Intudo Ventures, Lightspeed, Northstar Group, and Pantera Capital.
First VC microfund launched on ECF platform Fundnel
For the first time ever, Equity CrowdFunding investors will be able to invest into a Venture Capital fund through a microfund on Fundnel’s ECF platform. 
CGS-CIMB Securities, airasia Super App tie up to make investment accessible
airasia Super App under Capital A and CGS-CIMB Securities Sdn. Bhd. collaborate to make equity trading and investing more  accessible and affordable for everyone.
Finexus Group to invest in a US$2.38mil fintech R&D centre in Penang’s [email protected] Town
Investing over 5 years, collaboration with local fintechs and digital companies Digital Penang targets 50 investors to [email protected] Town, 2k high income jobs  
Kenanga launches AI driven robo-advisor for M'sians
Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad has launched Kenanga Digital Investing, the market’s latest fully automated AI driven robo-advisor designed to simplify how Malaysians save and invest.
Iskandar Investment opens drone test site to advance ecocsystem
Iskandar Investment Berhad (IIB) has opened a Drone Test Site (DTS) here in Medini, what it claims to be the largest in Malaysia and South East Asia.
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