7/11/2018 – Sesami merges with Capital Match

SESAMi Holding, an e-procurement platform in Singapore, has announced an equity merger with Capital Match Holdings, a P2P lending and SME financing platform with operations in the city-state and Hong Kong.


7/11/2017 – CompareAsiaGroup scores $50M from investors including IFC, Alibaba, Goldman Sachs and Asia Internet Holding

CompareAsiaGroup, which runs online financial marketplaces in seven Asian countries, has closed a $50 million Series B. The round was led by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, and includes capital from new investors Alibaba, SBI Group and H&Q Utrust.


12/12/2016 – has merged with GlassesOnline has merged with GlassesOnline and we offer you a wide variety of leading glasses, sunglasses and contact lenses brands for men and women. We deliver all our products for free at your door and ensure their authenticity and best price in the market.

04/05/2016 – CompareAsiaGroup gets new CEO ahead of funding round

Sam joins CompareAsiaGroup as CEO during an exciting time of growth, and ahead of a second round of funding.He has previously worked at KKR, where he was a director on the private equity investment firm’s portfolio operations team.


17/08/2015 – Capital Match Raises Series-A Investment

Capital Match Holdings Pte. Ltd. today announced that it has raised S$1 million in its Series-A round of venture financing. The funds will be used for product development, marketing and sales activities.


07/07/2015 – GlassesGroupGlobal secures US$3 million investment

Asia-Pacific’s leading online eyewear platform raises funds from Caixa Capital, Nova Founders Capital, Toivo Annus, and others in mission to innovate the traditional eyewear market.


17/05/2015 – Startup brings P2P loans to Singapore’s businesses

Capital Match is a peer-to-peer lending online marketplace to SMEs. Peer-to-peer lending is essentially banking without a bank as an intermediary.


27/04/2015 – CompareAsia Scores $40M Series A Led By Goldman Sachs

CompareAsiaGroup, which runs websites that help users find financial services, has raised a $40 million series A led by the Goldman Sachs Investment Partners team.


29/03/2013 – Online eyewear shopping – the next big thing

GlassesOnline was launched in January this year offering a wide selection of eyewear products sourced globally including some brands that were not available in Malaysia previously.


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