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Sea, another Temasek-linked company, joins digital bank licence bid

SINGAPORE (Jan 7): Sea Limited, which started as an online gaming company, is going solo in its bid for a digital full bank licence here in Singapore, targeting millennials and SMEs.

Startups • Entrepreneurs • Digital economy

Mobile games make 39-year-old Singapore's latest billionaire

(Nov 29): Singapore’s newest billionaire is a former government employee who rode mobile sensation Free Fire into the ranks of the ultra-wealthy this week.

Sea raises US$575 mil in convertible notes offering

SINGAPORE (June 19): Sea has completed its previously announced offering of US$575 million ($777 million) aggregate principal amount of 2.25% convertible senior notes due 2023.

Results

Sea mulls raising funds for e-commerce as quarterly loss triples

(May 16): Sea, operator of Southeast Asia’s biggest gaming platform, said it may raise funds to strengthen its balance sheet after its quarterly loss tripled on rising investments at mobile-shoppin

Sea reports mounting losses, president Nick Nash to depart

SINGAPORE (Mar 1): Sea, operator of Southeast Asia’s biggest gaming platform, reported mounting losses amid investments for growth and said group president Nick Nash will leave his position at the

Tech

Shorts sellers square off with analysts over still in the red Sea

(Feb 27): Sea, operator of Southeast Asia’s biggest gaming platform, has had a rough start as a public company.

Commentary

IPO boom feeds corporates. Will it benefit investors?

SINGAPORE (Dec 4): After a stellar performance in its first year as a publicly listed company, spray paint maker Samurai 2K Aerosol is raising more money at a valuation some five t

Singapore economy

Singapore's entrepreneurial scene looks less boring with spate of megadeals

SINGAPORE (Nov 30): Back in 2002, as the city-state was emerging from its worst recession since 1964, the government was getting impatient over the economy's disproportionate reliance on multinatio

Tech

Sea investors look to first earnings since NYSE IPO for growth

(Nov 21): Sea pitched itself as an emerging growth company in last month’s initial public offering, and investors are about to get their first chance to see if it lives up to the billing.

Tech

Life could get choppy for Sea after US$1 bil IPO

HONG KONG (Sept 25): Listed life can be rough. Sea, a Southeast Asian startup formerly known as Garena, has filed for a US initial public offering of up to US$1 billion ($1.35 billion).

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