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Industry Insights
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November 1, 2022

Inflation, recession fears, and the case for private credit

While public markets are grappling with the prospects of higher rates, higher inflation and a slower growth outlook, “the counterparts in private equity and credit appear to be holding up..."

Private Debt
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September 29, 2022

Private Debt Investing: An Alternative You Can't Afford to Ignore

With over $1.25 trillion in total assets as of Q2 2022, private debt is currently the third-largest alternative asset class after real estate and private equity.

Industry Insights
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August 23, 2022

Helicap Roundtable Discussion hosted by SEA FOUNDERS

Wonder how the relationship between founders, VCs, and venture lenders has evolved? Hear from experts discussing the different business scenarios experienced.

Company
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June 22, 2022

Helicap Closes USD 5 Million Funding Round from Tikehau Capital and PhillipCapital

Helicap is proud to announce that it has closed a USD 5 million strategic funding round led by two global asset managers...

Private Debt
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June 14, 2022

Introduction to Microfinancing

Microfinance, also known as microcredit, refers to financial services targeting low-income populations with limited to no access to conventional banking products, such as loans and financial aid.

Industry Insights
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May 26, 2022

Promoting Financial Inclusion Through Investing

In a world of inequality, there are numerous financial challenges related to addressing the unique and varied needs of different geographies and economies, especially in Southeast Asia.

Industry Insights
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May 10, 2022

Understanding Alternative Lending: A Video From Our CEO

CEO Talks: Alternative Lending Market Insights with Helicap David Z Wang, Group CEO of Helicap, explains the importance of investing in the right alternative lenders and the benefits of making analytics-based decisions for such investments.

Industry Insights
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April 12, 2022

Uncovering Venture Debt

If Singaporeans were asked to name a successful startup company in 2010, chances are they may not even be able to name one startup. Fast-forward to 2015, there were dozens, if not hundreds, of successful startups based in Singapore. Now in 2022, it seems as though a new startup is raising capital almost every day.

Industry Insights
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March 8, 2022

Empowering Students Through Education Amidst COVID-19

Despite having more than 7,000 higher education institutions, Southeast Asia possesses one of the lowest enrolment rates in the world. Specifically, tertiary education in the less-developed countries in Southeast Asia remains severely under-funded despite an ever-growing demand, with enrolment rates dwindling to an alarming 40%, as compared to 90% in the East Asia region.

Industry Insights
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November 1, 2022

Inflation, recession fears, and the case for private credit

While public markets are grappling with the prospects of higher rates, higher inflation and a slower growth outlook, “the counterparts in private equity and credit appear to be holding up..."

Industry Insights
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August 23, 2022

Helicap Roundtable Discussion hosted by SEA FOUNDERS

Wonder how the relationship between founders, VCs, and venture lenders has evolved? Hear from experts discussing the different business scenarios experienced.

Industry Insights
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May 26, 2022

Promoting Financial Inclusion Through Investing

In a world of inequality, there are numerous financial challenges related to addressing the unique and varied needs of different geographies and economies, especially in Southeast Asia.

Industry Insights
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May 10, 2022

Understanding Alternative Lending: A Video From Our CEO

CEO Talks: Alternative Lending Market Insights with Helicap David Z Wang, Group CEO of Helicap, explains the importance of investing in the right alternative lenders and the benefits of making analytics-based decisions for such investments.

Industry Insights
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April 12, 2022

Uncovering Venture Debt

If Singaporeans were asked to name a successful startup company in 2010, chances are they may not even be able to name one startup. Fast-forward to 2015, there were dozens, if not hundreds, of successful startups based in Singapore. Now in 2022, it seems as though a new startup is raising capital almost every day.

Industry Insights
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March 8, 2022

Empowering Students Through Education Amidst COVID-19

Despite having more than 7,000 higher education institutions, Southeast Asia possesses one of the lowest enrolment rates in the world. Specifically, tertiary education in the less-developed countries in Southeast Asia remains severely under-funded despite an ever-growing demand, with enrolment rates dwindling to an alarming 40%, as compared to 90% in the East Asia region.

Industry Insights
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February 10, 2022

Alternative Investing: Outlook 2022

With venture capital investments setting a record in 2021, we are delighted to have Co-Founder and Managing Partner of 1982 Ventures, Scott Krivokopich in this conversation with our Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Helicap, Quentin Vanoekel to share with us their thoughts on the outlook of 2022 for alternative investing.

Industry Insights
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November 25, 2021

The Great Boom of P2P Alternative Lending in SEA

Hi, I’m David Z Wang, CEO and co-founder of Helicap, landing once again with a fresh edition of the Heli-pad for you.

Industry Insights
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October 26, 2021

Helicap Fireside Chat with SEA’s First Global B2B Payments Unicorn, Nium

Greetings, I’m David, CEO and Co-Founder of Helicap. Keeping with the unicorn theme from our previous newsletter, I am delighted to speak with Pratik Gandhi, Chief Operating Officer of Nium

Private Debt
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September 29, 2022

Private Debt Investing: An Alternative You Can't Afford to Ignore

With over $1.25 trillion in total assets as of Q2 2022, private debt is currently the third-largest alternative asset class after real estate and private equity.

Private Debt
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June 14, 2022

Introduction to Microfinancing

Microfinance, also known as microcredit, refers to financial services targeting low-income populations with limited to no access to conventional banking products, such as loans and financial aid.

Private Debt
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February 10, 2021

Introduction to Alternative Lending

Welcome to the first issue of The Heli-Pad, your go-to resource on all things private debt and FinTech lending in Asia. The Heli-Pad is a monthly newsletter assembled by Helicap’s investment and marketing analysts.

Company
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June 22, 2022

Helicap Closes USD 5 Million Funding Round from Tikehau Capital and PhillipCapital

Helicap is proud to announce that it has closed a USD 5 million strategic funding round led by two global asset managers...

Company
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December 23, 2021

We wish you Merry Christmas as we celebrate 3000 members and counting

Here’s wishing all our clients, partners and investors a Merry Christmas! Join us as we celebrate a new milestone: 3000 members and counting.

Company
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April 1, 2021

Helicap Recap 2020

Download our Helicap Recap 2020 report to learn more about Helicap’s team, both employees and advisors, who are leading FinTech innovation in Asia’s alternative lending space.