Crowdfunding

ECF Platform Ata Plus Sees 15% Stake Acquisition from NASDAQ Listed Firm

Ata Plus, an equity crowdfunding platform approved by the Securities Commission Malaysia announced that GreenPro Capital Corp, a NASDAQ-listed firm has acquired 15% stake in the equity crowdfunding platform operator. According to its NASDAQ listing, Green Pro is incorporated in

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MTDC to Co-Invest up to 30% in P2P and ECF Campaigns with pitchIN and MicroLEAP

Malaysian Technology Development Corporation (MTDC) today signed two MOUs with pitchIN and MicroLEAP respectively to collaborate and cooperate in the areas of peer-to-peer (P2P) financing and equity crowdfunding (ECF). The collaboration enables MTDC to participate in equity crowdfunding investment and

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AXA AFFIN Life Organizes COVID-19 Crowdfunding Campaign to Help Frontliners

Following the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) used by frontline personnel was reported to upsurge by two to ten times, resulting in a major shortage of PPE supply. In response to the distress over the PPE

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Securities Commission Raises Equity Crowdfunding Fundraising Limits to RM 10 Million

Securities Commission Malaysia announced today the liberalisation of equity crowdfunding (ECF) limit to RM 10 million from the previous limit of RM 5 Million. This was announced during their Annual Report media conference which was held virtually. This is in

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MDEC Partners Crowdfunding and P2P Lending Platforms to Provide SMES Cash Flow Relief

The Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) today announced a partnership with seven crowdfunding operators to help entrepreneurs tide the economic challenges brought on by the COVID-19 onslaught. This announcement follows another partnership that MDEC has done with crowdfunding platforms to

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With Insurtech Demand Surging PolicyStreet Raises Funds Through Equity Crowdfunding

Despite the gloomy climate brought on by the COVID-19 outbreak, insurtech startup PolicyStreet is looking to fundraise through Equity Crowdfunding via pitchIN. In their statement, PolicyStreet shared that the insurance sector is seeing a “buzz of activities and has a

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MDEC Teams up with Crowdfunding Platforms to Raise Funds for COVID-19 Frontliners

While most Malaysians are practising social distancing and working from home due to the COVID-19 outbreak, our healthcare frontliners are braving risks to their health by battling against the COVID-19 virus to safe lives. These heroes are making personal sacrifices

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After Leading the Equity Crowdfunding Market for 3 Years, pitchIN Sets its Sights on IEO

pitchIN revealed today in its annual Equity Crowdfunding Report that the company continues to lead the equity crowdfunding market for the third consecutive year with 72% market share of total funds raised and 53.8% of campaigns in 2019. 2019 proved

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Stranger Pictures Launches ASEAN’s First Film Equity Crowdfunding Campaign on Fundedbyme

The first reward & equity-based film crowdfunding is officially launched in Malaysia; breaking the conventional film production and distribution practices that go unquestioned for too long. This fine blend between finance and entertainment industry is opening up a new frontier

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PitchIN’s First ECF Exit with MyCash Online Gives its Investors 44.2% Returns

A group of MyCash Online investors have recently accepted a buyout offer for their shares from VC company 500 Startups. The offer, which gave them 44.2% returns over two years since the ECF deal, was made alongside an investment by

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