Funding

Short-term rental startup Travelio lands US$2mil funding
Jakarta-based online short‐term home rental startup Travelio said it has raised US$2 million in a pre‐Series A round led by Shanghai-based VC firm Gobi Partners.
HappyFresh raises fresh round of funding, more than US$12mil
Online grocery platform HappyFresh has successfully raised a fresh round of funding led Samena Capital, with existing investors Vertex Ventures, SinarMas Digital Ventures and Endeavor Catalyst also taking part.  
On-demand mobile device repairs startup Fynd lands US$385K funding
On-demand mobile device repair platform Fynd said it has raised S$520,000 in a pre-Series A funding round led by Far East Ventures, and supported by angel investor and industry veteran Koh Boon Hwee.  
Singaporean startup Appknox looks SEA-wards with US$652K pre-Series A
Singaporean mobile security startup Appknox has raised US$625,000 in a pre-Series A round led by SeedPlus.
Singapore edtech startup Cialfo raises undisclosed pre-Series A
Singapore-based education technology startup Cialfo has raised an undisclosed amount in pre-Series A funding, in a round led by Singapore-based Govin Capital.
Tune Labs makes ‘strategic investment’ in travel-planning platform Touristly
KL-based startup incubator and accelerator Tune Labs has made a “strategic investment” of an undisclosed amount into travel planning platform Touristly.
Indonesian startup Go-Jek lands US$550mil funding
Indonesian mobile on-demand startup Go-Jek has raised US$550 million funding from a consortium of global investment firms, following an undisclosed amount it raised in October, 2015.
aCommerce lands ‘8-figure’ funding to boost regional expansion
Bangkok-headquartered e-commerce solutions provider aCommerce said it has raised a “strategic venture round” worth an eight-figure sum in US dollars.
Week in Review: More moolah for SEA startups, and Digerati50 2.0 is up!
A new US$30mil venture fund targeting early stage startups is sure to warm the hearts of founders, while Karamjit Singh is also proud to announce the second volume of Digerati50 is available for download.
Fintech startup Jewel Paymentech lands undisclosed Wells Fargo funding
Singaporean fintech startup Jewel Paymentech said it has landed funding after being selected for US bank Wells Fargo’s accelerator programme.
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