Above and Beyond
Innovative Technology
and Disruptive Business Ideas

Your Essential Global Business Partner
Above and Beyond
Innovative Technology
and Disruptive Business Ideas
Your Essential Global Business Partner
LUN Partners Group (LUN Partners) is a global investment group. The group’s primary businesses are investment management and financial services. LUN Partners currently manages venture capital and private equity funds under its investment management arm, and separately operates an innovative financial services platform.

LUN Partners focuses on investing in rapidly growing, innovative technology-driven companies that can be brought into emerging economies. Through synergistic development between these innovative portfolio companies, LUN Partners shall build an industry ecosystem of complementary businesses.

LUN Partners is committed to upholding win-win situations among collaborative partners who share the same values, hail from geographically diverse markets, and are collectively dedicated to evolving industry landscapes for global business.

  • DBS launches robo-investor to encourage more Singaporeans to invest

    DBS is the latest bank to employ technology to make it easier for customers to invest and manage their portfolios. Its DBS digiPortfolio, which was developed in partnership with Hong Kong-based robo-advisory startup Quantifeed, is a “robo-investor” service announced on Thursday (Feb 28) that went live to the bank’s Wealth customers on Monday (Feb 25) after a pilot program that started in September.

  • Platinum Analytics Unveils Trading Platform in Singapore

    Platinum Analytics is supported by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) through the Financial Sector Development Fund to set up an Electronic Trading Platform in Singapore as part of MAS’ plan to make Singapore a global FX price discovery and liquidity centre.

  • SoftBank Joins $33.6m Funding for Corporate Learning Service Firm EdCast

    December 7, 2018 – Japanese holding conglomerate SoftBank has joined a $33.6-million funding in EdCast, a US-based AI-driven education service provider for corporate learning. Other international investors in this round included REV Venture Partners, The London Fund, Crecent Enterprises, Mistletoe, and existing backers such as SSGA, Stanford University and Cervin Ventures, among others.

  • The International Financial Technology Summit and the 2nd Annual LUN FinTech Roundtable Successfully Held in Shanghai

    On November 18th, 2018, the LUN Partners Group successfully hosted the International Financial Technology Summit and the 2nd Annual LUN FinTech Roundtable with its partners, the Shanghai YangPu District Government’s Office of Investment Promotion, Fanhai International School of Finance at Fudan University (“FISF”), and the International Finance Forum FinTech Center.

  • FinTech Firm MFS Africa Gets Funding To Expand Into Asia

    Johannesburg-based FinTech startup MFS Africa has received an undisclosed amount in Series B funding round led by LUN Partners Group, a Shanghai-based global investment management group. Existing shareholder Goodwell Investments – an Amsterdam-based investment firm focused on inclusive growth, FinTech and financial inclusion – also joins LUN Partners Group in investing additional capital into MFS Africa.

  • LUN Partners Group invited by the International Finance Corporation to join the Responsible Finance Forum as a signatory for the “Guidelines for Investing in Responsible Digital Financial Services”

    In June of 2018, LUN Partners Group was invited by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to join the Responsible Finance Forum (RFF) as a signatory for the “Guidelines for Investing in Responsible Digital Financial Services”.

  • LUN Partners Group invited by the Gates Foundation’s Catalyst Fund to join the Circle of Investors

    In May of 2018, LUN Partners Group was invited to join and officially became a member of Catalyst Fund’s Circle of Investors.Catalyst Fund is a social responsibility fund jointly established by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and JP Morgan Chase & Co and operated by the Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors and Bankable Frontier Associates.

  • SharesPost Raises $15 Million Series C Funding to Accelerate Security Token Trading

    San Francisco – June 20, 2018 – SharesPost, Inc., a leading liquidity provider to the private technology growth asset class, today announced it has closed a $15 million Series C round led by LUN Partners and Kenetic Capital. The funding will be used to build out SharesPost’s Alternative Trading System (ATS) for private company shares and security tokens and to further expand its global reach into Asia.

  • Quantifeed raises US$10 million Series B Funding from Cathay Financial Holdings and Legg Mason

    Hong Kong, June 20, 2018– Quantifeed, Asia’s leading B2B robo-advice provider, today closed US$10 million in a Series B funding round. The investment is led by Cathay Financial Holdings (TWSE: 2882), Taiwan’s largest financial holding company, with participation from Legg Mason Inc (NYSE: LM), the US-based global asset manager.

  • SharesPost Announces ATS Approval for Secondary Trading of Security Tokens

    May 14, 2018 – San Francisco, CA – SharesPost, a leading provider of private growth company liquidity solutions and research, today announced that is has secured the necessary approvals from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority for its Alternative Trading System (ATS) to facilitate secondary trading of digital security tokens. This will allow companies to conduct ICO’s and investors to trade digital securities on the SharesPost Marketplace in compliance with U.S. securities laws.

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e-mail: contact@lunpartners.com