Fintech Deals Increase by 29% in Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia reported 71 fintech deals in 2016, an increase of 29% from 2015; total deal value was down from $177 million at $158 million; angel and seed investments led for the year with 62% of total financings; in 2016, Singapore continued to be the region’s most active fintech innovator with 52% of the year’s total deals; the top three venture capital investors since 2012 are East Ventures, 500 Startups and Golden Gate Ventures.  Source

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