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BIMP-EAGA crowdfunding platform to be launched May 11

DAVAO CITY -- CrowdPlus.asia will be formally launched as the first crowdfunding platform for the Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines-East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) on May 11, when information and communication technology (ICT) leaders meet in Brunei. Samuel R. Matunog, president of the ICT-Davao group who has been appointed chair of the BIMP-EAGA’s 2016 ICT CEO Forum next…
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CrowdPlus.Asia Seeking 10 to 15 ECF Deals in 2016

January 29, 2015 (Kuala Lumpur) — CrowdPlus.Asia chairman Teh Kim Seng discusses the potential for equity crowdfunding in Malaysia even as the government seeks to boost institutional financing for SMEs and startups under the recalibrated budget 2016. He speaks with Bloomberg TV Malaysia’s Sophie Kamaruddin.

CrowdPlus.Asia is ASEAN's first equity crowdfunding platform backed by Netrove Ventures Group, a regional tech-based venture capital firm and Propellar Corporation Ltd, an equity crowdfunding operator based out of Hong Kong.

The EdgeTV Interview (Part 2) – Regulatory framework to ensure transparency in crowdfunding

The enactment of a regulatory framework for equity crowdfunding in Malaysia is to ensure transparency between the investors and the entrepreneurs, says CrowdPlus.asia chairman Teh Kim Seng. He notes that the framework allows the investors to have complete understanding on the risks they are exposed to.

CrowdPlus.Asia is ASEAN's first equity crowdfunding platform backed by Netrove Ventures Group, a regional tech-based venture capital firm and Propellar Corporation Ltd, an equity crowdfunding operator based out of Hong Kong.

The EdgeTV Interview (Part 1) – Crowdplus.asia taps on Netrove’s network for funding

The first approved crowdfunding platform in Malaysia, namely CrowdPlus.asia, is leveraging on Netrove Ventures Ltd’s regional presence to reach out to its investors. Crowdplus.asia chairman Teh Kim Seng said that venture capital outfit Netrove has established its presence in Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and Hong Kong.

CrowdPlus.Asia is ASEAN's first equity crowdfunding platform backed by Netrove Ventures Group, a regional tech-based venture capital firm and Propellar Corporation Ltd, an equity crowdfunding operator based out of Hong Kong.

Regional equity crowdfunding platform launched

THE CrowdPlus.asia equity crowdfunding (ECF) platform has been launched across five Asian markets, with its operator describing ECF as an alternative, if not downright disruptive, avenue for startups and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to raise funds. “ECF is especially important in Malaysia because Malaysia has abundant companies, entrepreneurs and ideas that need to be financed,” said CrowdPlus.asia chairman Teh Kim Seng.
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