May, 2015

Klook Lands $1.5M To Help Travelers Find Activities Across Asia

Screenshot 2015-06-01 13.34.59 Klook, a service that helps travelers find interesting things to do while they are overseas, is in the money today, after closing a $1.5 million seed investment round. Read More

Will Silicon Valley Or Hollywood Solve Wall Street’s Churn Problem?

hollywood-0-1 In this year’s annual letter to shareholders, JP Morgan’s CEO Jamie Dimon warned that “Silicon Valley is coming.” From investing to payments and lending, the rise of fintech has left many of the big banks and brokerages worried. In a March research report, Goldman Sachs estimated that 7 percent of annual bank profits ($11 billion-plus) may be at risk to non-banking… Read More

Uber Hires Its First India President To Lead Its Business In The Country

uber headquarters India is Uber’s second largest market worldwide behind the U.S., and today the company showed its commitment to the South Asian market by appointing its first India President to head up its business there. Read More