FUNDING Press Releases Thailands Creative Entrepreneurs Funding Their Passions Through Airbnb - 2,000 Airbnb Homes and Experiences hosts in Thailand are members of the Creative Community - 25% of all creative Thai hosts are based in Bangkok - One in every five Thai Experience hosts are from the arts, music, fashion or entertainment th-TH Thu, 15 Nov 2018 13:55:59 +0700 Circulate Capital Announces US$90 Million in Expected Funding To Combat Ocean Plastic PepsiCo, Procter Gamble, Dow, Danone, Unilever and The Coca-Cola Company Intend to Join Forces To Incubate and Invest in Solutions in South and Southeast Asia Circulate Capital, the investment management firm dedicated to incubating and financing Fri, 26 Oct 2018 8:03:44 +0700 Omise Closes Strategic Undisclosed Funding Led by Japans Global Brain Omise Holdings, Southeast Asia#s leading financial technology service provider today announced it has received an undisclosed funding amount. The investment was led by Japan#s largest private venture capital, Global Brain with participation from Thu, 18 Oct 2018 12:52:25 +0700 International Schools Group Heads to London - Move will support funding of GBP75 million for a new charitable foundation and a global campaign centre for students and teachers Nord Anglia Education (NAE), the world#s leading premium schools organisation, is relocating its headquarters back to the Wed, 10 Oct 2018 9:47:23 +0700 Gogoprint Raises US$7.7 Million in Series A Funding to Fuel Product Innovation and Drive Regional Expansion - Gogoprint is Southeast Asia#s largest online printing business. Since its launch in 2015, Gogoprint has set up operations in Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia and worked with over 45,000 customers, printing 250 million products - Funding was Wed, 10 Oct 2018 9:54:17 +0700 JFrog Secures $165 Million Investment to Lead Universal DevOps in the Enterprise Funding follows the launch of JFrog Enterprise Plus, a first-of-its-kind, universal DevOps platform for end-to-end binaries management and distribution JFrog, the universal DevOps technology leader, is announcing a $165 million Series D funding round Fri, 05 Oct 2018 8:30:32 +0700 China#s FEG Secures US$15 Million in Series A Funding Chinese eSports company FEG accounced on 29th September that it had closed its Series A funding round of close to 100 million Chinese Yuan (US$15 million). The funding was led by China Sports Capital, joined by SAIF Partners and Sea of Stars Wed, 03 Oct 2018 13:51:10 +0700 Photo Release: SCB collaborates with NSTDA and FabLab to support innovations for an aging society, offering up to 20 million baht credit lines and research funding of 400,000 baht per project Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) has joined forces with the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) and Chassis Plus Infill Co., Ltd. (Fab Lab), a leading partner in science, technology, and innovation, to sign an MOU supporting SMEs that Wed, 26 Sep 2018 12:44:17 +0700 FIBRUM Launches DESIRIUM VR Platform With $1 Million in Funding FIBRUM announces the launch of the DESIRIUM VR platform that has a potential of changing the VR content distribution market. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 9:42:50 +0700 Umitron Expands Early Stage Funding to S$15.2mil and Starts Data Service for Aquaculture Insurance Leveraging IoT and Satellite Remote Sensing UMITRON PTE. LTD. (Location: Singapore, Co-founder / Managing director Masahiko Yamada, hereinafter Umitron) announced that it has raised S$3.7mil funding from Mirai Creation Fund operated by SPARX Group. Co., Ltd. on 6th September as the additional Tue, 11 Sep 2018 8:00:31 +0700 Wishbeer seeks new investors via SETs crowdfunding platform, LIVE Wishbeer, Thailand#s number one e-Commerce store for imported beverages, has announced its participation on The Stock Exchange of Thailand#s (SET) new LIVE service, providing investors with a crowdfunding platform and allowing users to trades securities Thu, 06 Sep 2018 15:02:59 +0700 Car4Cash Unveils Its Revamped Brand Role Go Forward with Car4Cash To Target Gen-Y Entrepreneur Segment Car4Cash, a leader in the automotive refinance market, takes on a new brand role of an alternative funding source with support programs that help open up new opportunities for car owners. Introducing the concept Go Forward with Car4Cash, the brand aims Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:26:48 +0700 Makeblock Announces RMB 300 Million Series C Funding The leading STEAM education solution provider Makeblock today announces that it has closed RMB 300 Million (approx. US$44 million) in Series C funding at the latest valuation of RMB 2.5 billion (approx. US$367 million). This funding is led by CICC ALPHA. Thu, 30 Aug 2018 11:03:24 +0700 Venture Global LNG Announces Additional Private Placement Funding of $160 Million: Aggregate Funding Total Reaches $630 Million Venture Global LNG, Inc. announces that it has raised additional private capital of approximately $160 million from large institutional investors. The company has now raised a total of $630 million to support the development of its projects. The Fri, 17 Aug 2018 9:00:44 +0700 CIMB THAI posts THB 360.1 million net profit for 6M2018 - NIM improved to 3.87%, compared to 3.81% YoY, from more efficient management of funding costs 6M2018 Financial Results Mr. Kittiphun Anutarasoti, President and Chief Executive Officer of CIMB Thai Bank PCL, stated that according to the consolidated Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:17:40 +0700 Fitch: Thai Retail Developers# Large Investments Pose Risks Thai commercial real-estate developers# increasing need for funding and the potential growth of REITs were discussed during Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited#s semi-annual Property Investment Outlook briefing today. The conference also highlighted Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:57:42 +0700 ภาพข่าว: CAT จับมือ สกว. เสริมสร้างบุคลากร เพื่อพัฒนานวัตกรรม IoT ในโครงการ TRF-CAT Funding พันเอก สรรพชัย หุวะนันทน์ (ที่ 3 จากขวา) กรรมการผู้จัดการใหญ่ บมจ. กสท โทรคมนาคม หรือ CAT และ ศาสตราจารย์ นายแพทย์สุทธิพันธ์ จิตพิมลมาศ (ที่ 3 จากซ้าย) ผู้อำนวยการสำนักงานกองทุนสนับสนุนการวิจัย (สกว.) ได้ร่วมลงนามในบันทึกข้อตกลงความร่วมมือโครงการ TRF-CAT Mon, 09 Jul 2018 13:09:33 +0700 St. Gabriel, LA Revenue And Refunding Rating Raised To #A# From #A-# On Criteria Application CENTENNIAL (SP Global Ratings) July 5, 2018-SP Global Ratings raised its long-term rating to #A# from #A-# on St. Gabriel, La.#s series 2016 limited-tax revenue and refunding bonds based on the application of its Issue Credit Ratings Linked Fri, 06 Jul 2018 11:26:28 +0700 Charlotte, NC GO Refunding Bonds Assigned #AAA# Rating CENTENNIAL (SP Global Ratings) July 2, 2018-SP Global Ratings assigned its #AAA# long-term rating to Charlotte, N.C.#s series 2018A general obligation (GO) refunding bonds. At the same time, SP Global Ratings affirmed its #AAA# long-term Tue, 03 Jul 2018 17:45:33 +0700 BUILK secures funding from AddVentures by SCG, Aiming to enhance the construction supply chain across ASEAN BUILK announced securing funding from AddVentures by SCG, joining forces to enhance the construction supply chain in Thailand and ASEAN with a full range of B2B platforms under the concept of UNITED WE BUILK. BUILK plans to improve the service with Mon, 02 Jul 2018 17:12:15 +0700 Huntington Municipal Development Authority, WV Debt Rating Outlook Revised To Stable From Negative On Improving Finances NEW YORK (SP Global Ratings) June 27, 2018-SP Global Ratings revised the outlook on its #A# rating on Huntington Municipal Development Authority, W.Va.#s revenue refunding debt, supported by Huntington, to stable from negative and affirmed the Thu, 28 Jun 2018 11:12:11 +0700 Louisville Medical Center Laundry, KY Revenue Refunding Bond Outlook Revised To Negative From Positive CHICAGO (SP Global Ratings) June 26, 2018-SP Global Ratings revised its outlook to negative from positive and affirmed its #BBB+# long-term rating on Louisville Jefferson County Metro Government, Ky.#s $3 million series 2012 fixed-rate Wed, 27 Jun 2018 8:58:21 +0700 Sacramento Community Facilities District No. 97-1 Refunding Bond Rating Raised To #A# From #BBB+# SAN FRANCISCO (SP Global Ratings) June 25, 2018-SP Global Ratings raised its long-term rating to #A# from #BBB+# on Sacramento Community Facilities District No. 97-1#s series 2015 special tax refunding bonds. The outlook is stable. The rating Tue, 26 Jun 2018 12:38:46 +0700 Bradley International Airport, CT Revenue Refunding Bond Rating Raised To #A+# On Application Of Our Updated Criteria CENTENNIAL (SP Global Ratings) June 25, 2018-SP Global Ratings raised its long-term rating to #A+# from #A# on the state of Connecticut#s series 2011A and 2011B general airport revenue refunding bonds, issued for Bradley International Airport Tue, 26 Jun 2018 12:35:36 +0700 River Funding No. 5 Class 1-FR And 1-VF Notes Assigned #AAA (sf)# Rating HONG KONG (SP Global Ratings) June 22, 2018-SP Global Ratings today assigned its #AAA (sf)# rating to the class 1-FR and 1-VF notes issued by River Funding No. 5. (see list). The notes are backed by a revolving pool of credit card receivables Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:01:42 +0700 Brentwood Infrastructure Financing Authority, CA Revenue Bond Rating Raised To #AA# From #A-# On Updated Criteria SAN FRANCISCO (SP Global Ratings) June 20, 2018- SP Global Ratings raised its underlying rating (SPUR) to #AA# from #A-# on Brentwood Infrastructure Financing Authority, Calif.#s series 2012 infrastructure revenue refunding bonds. The outlook Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:02:07 +0700 Trophy Club Public Improvement District No. 1, TX Debt Rating Raised To #BBB# On Updated Methodology CHICAGO (SP Global Ratings) June 20, 2018-SP Global Ratings raised its underlying rating (SPUR), on Trophy Club Public Improvement District (PID) No. 1, Texas# special assessment revenue refunding debt, issued for Trophy Club Town, to #BBB# Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:00:14 +0700 Firstmac Mortgage Funding Trust No.4 Series 2-2018 Prime RMBS Assigned Ratings MELBOURNE (SP Global Ratings) June 20, 2018-SP Global Ratings today assigned ratings to five of the six classes of prime residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) issued by Firstmac Fiduciary Services Pty Ltd. as trustee for Firstmac Wed, 20 Jun 2018 9:51:29 +0700 DTC Three Funding RMBS Class E Ratings On Classes C And D Affirmed TOKYO (SP Global Ratings) June 13, 2018-SP Global Ratings today said it has raised its rating on the class E notes and affirmed its ratings on classes C and D issued under the DTC Three Funding Ltd. (DTC3) transaction (see list below). Classes Wed, 13 Jun 2018 18:03:05 +0700 Roseville Finance Authority CA Special Tax Revenue Refunding Bond Rating Raised To #AA-# From #BBB+# On Updated Criteria SAN FRANCISCO (SP Global Ratings) June 12, 2018-SP Global Ratings raised its long-term rating and underlying rating (SPUR) to #AA-# from #BBB+# on the Roseville Finance Authority, Calif.#s series 2017A special tax revenue refunding bonds, Wed, 13 Jun 2018 9:13:10 +0700