Despite lowered market sentiments from GEI4, pitchIN raised US$3.31mil from 8 deals SC Malaysia expected to release eagerly awaited Secondary Market Framework by Q1
After a strong 2017, the equity crowdfunding platform is expecting much more growth and change for the ECF industry in 2018.
GEM initiative recognises high-performing and scalable entrepreneurs that showcase outstanding development.
Sam Shafie holds on fast to dream of catalyzing crowd funding in Malaysia, despite rocky early going between 2012-2015.
Pixaworks Creative is kicking off its ‘StartupHouse’ programme, which will bring together 10 designers and developers to live, design and code their apps for three months at a house in the smart city of Cyberjaya, guided by experienced mentors.
The national ICT association of Malaysia (Pikom) announced a three-in-one technology fair, maintaining it remains “the voice of the ICT industry” and that such fairs were part of its mission to promote the local industry.
The launch of pitchIN could not have gone better, but even its founders and supporters realize there are challenges ahead.
PitchIN, Malaysia’s version of Kickstarter-style crowdsourcing funding for creative projects, kicks off today. The idea came about when three entrepreneurs got together and talked about wanting to do more for the ecosystem.