Fuzzy Raises $44M in Funding to Make Digital Veterinary Care More Accessible Than Ever

Fuzzy, a veterinary startup based in San Francisco, has closed a $44 million venture round to bring 24/7 exceptional digital veterinary care to pet owners with an affordable and straightforward membership. The funding round was led by Icon Ventures with participation from existing investors like Greycroft, Matrix, and Crosscut. Several veterinary clinic groups in the … Read more

​​Wild Digital SEA 2021: These entrepreneurs leveraged the NFT hype, here’s how you can too

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are blowing up around the world, sparking a new way to own both physical and digital assets.  Unlike our government-issued currency which is fungible (where each RM1 is of the same value and therefore interchangeable), NFTs have a unique digital value that you can attach to assets. These assets can be in … Read more

ArieGuard Launches Digital Platform for M&A Advisory and VC Fundraising

ArieGuard launched the first digital platform for M&A advisory and venture capital fundraising that connects business owners, investors, and investment bankers all over the world via an Uber-like interface. ArieGuard provides all the necessary digital tools and services to process transactions and make deals more efficiently. ArieGuard was funded by the founders, and by angel … Read more

Why Macy’s to Close 10 Stores in January to Focus on Digital Growth – Footwear News

Macy’s is doubling down on its e-commerce strategy, and closing physical stores is becoming a major part of that. The department store announced on Thursday that it plans to shutter 10 locations in January as it reconsiders how it will close a batch of 60 stores. These closures are the remaining part of its plan … Read more

DBS’ digital exchange has S$600M in digi assets, 3X more than in Sept

Singapore’s largest bank DBS announced that its Digital Exchange (DDex) has over S$600 million in digital assets under custody as at the end of last month. That’s triple the amount recorded in the previous month. This is led by the “strong business momentum” since the exchange went operational 24/7 in August this year. In the … Read more

The Good And The Bad Of Having A Digital Wallet

The world is moving towards a future driven by digital technology. Commerce has adapted to it by developing digital apps for banking to provide consumers with more convenience. That gave other businesses an idea to take it further, which gave birth to the digital wallet. A digital wallet is an electronic payment system that allows … Read more

Coca-Cola, Meta, Sea execs share 6Rs to capture SEA digital consumers

Southeast Asia (SEA) has become one of the fastest digital consumer markets in the Asia Pacific. As observed by Bain & Company, 70 million people — equivalent to the entire population of the United Kingdom — have become digital consumers since the Covid-19 pandemic. This regional growth outpaces that of India, China or even Brazil. … Read more

QI Tech Gets Closer To Making Financial Services Truly Digital With $50 mln Investment

QI Tech, a Fintech startup based in São Paulo, has raised $50 million in funding to expand its fully automated Lending-as-a-Service platform. The Series A funding round, one of the largest for any startup in Latin America, was led by GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund. The funding will be used by QI Tech to expand … Read more