Seed Funding

Smart home startup Igloohome raises US$1.25mil
Igloohome announced it had secured seed funding of US$1.25 million, led by Wavemaker Partners with participation from Singtel Innov8, Mesh Ventures and DreamIt Ventures.
iPrice raises US$1.2mil, targets Series A next
iPrice Group said it has completed a US$1.2-million second seed funding round, and has now raised a total of US$1.75 million.
Kashmi raises seed round, will close off at US$532K
P2P payments startup Kashmi said it has secured about US$500K in a seed round being led by Akbar Group Sri Lanka and VAMM Ventures Dubai, with additional participation by angel investors and corporates from Singapore, Sri Lanka and Thailand.
Hostel Hunting raises US$500K seed funding
Malaysian startup Hostel Hunting Sdn Bhd said it has raised US$500,000 in a seed round led by KK Fund, for its student accommodation marketplace.
No other mobile marketplace has got it right: Zilingo
Bangkok-based e-commerce startup Zilingo aims to ‘correct the mobile shopping experience’ in Thailand by offering an online presence for small sellers.
BloomThis out to disrupt that florist business
Malaysian startup hopes to ‘innovate’ the traditional florist business by improving the purchasing experience, with a ‘surprise’ factor.
Singapore carpooling startup Ryde raises US$1mil
Singapore-based startup Ryde Technologies Pte Ltd, behind the ‘Ryde’ carpool app, said it has raised S$1.5 million (approximately US$1 million) in seed round funding from “strategic angel and private investors.”
Helpr raises undisclosed seed funding from 500 Startups
Malaysian ‘digital concierge’ startup Helpr, which has developed a text-based multi-channel personal assistant, said it has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from 500 Startups.
Vietnam’s taembe.com closes US$228K seed round
Vietnam’s taembe.com, an online baby retailer and marketplace for third-party sellers and second-hand goods for mothers, said that it had closed a US$228,000 seed funding round led by Swiss Founders Fund.
Joel Neoh’s KFit raises US$3.25mil in Sequoia-led investment round
Regional fitness-sharing platform KFit, founded by entrepreneur and former Groupon international vice president for Asia Pacific Joel Neoh, said it has raised US$3.25 million in an investment round led by Sequoia Capital.
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