Foxmont Capital Partners, a Manila, Philippines-based venture capital firm, held the initial close of its second early-stage venture fund at US$12m.
Mynt, a Manila, Philippines-based digital financial solutions provider behind the GCash payment services app, raised over $300m in funding, valuing it at over $2 billion.
Navegar, a Manila, Philippines-based private equity firm, held the final close of Navegar II, L.P., at US$197m.
Edukasyon.ph, a Taguig City, Manila, Philippines-based online education platform, received an initial close of the Series A funding.
Tala, a digital lending app company offering unsecured lending via smartphone direct to consumers, raised $110m in Series D funding.
Edusuite, a Muntinlupa, Philippines based technology startup founded by school administrators and technology consultants, raised Php 12m in angel funding.
Maria Health, a Philippines-based insurtech company aiming to meet the health insurance needs of Filipinos, received an investment from tryb Group.
Philippines-based Kickstart Ventures, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Globe Telecom, was selected by Ayala Corporation (AC) to manage its new US$150m venture capital fund.
First Circle, a Philippine-based lending platform dedicated to small and medium enterprises (SMEs), secured an additional US$26m in Series A funding.
AsiaKredit, a digital consumer lender focused on Southeast Asia, has raised USD2.5m in funding.
KKday, an Asian travel-experience platform, raised US$10.5m in funding.
Coins, a Manila, Philippines-based mobile blockchain-enabled payments platform, secured an additional $5m in Series A funding.
First Circle, a Manila, Philippines-based fintech startup that uses technology to lend to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), raised USD$2.5m in funding.
Meliomar Inc., a Manila, Philippines-based seafood company, received a US$1m investment.
Rappler, a Pasig City, Philippines-based social news network, received an investment from Omidyar Network.