News

Southeast Asia’s SuperApp, Grab, debuts on Nasdaq, marking biggest Southeast Asia listing

Grab, Southeast Asia’s biggest ride-hailing and food delivery firm, listed on Nasdaq on Dec 2nd following its $40 billion merger with special-purpose acquisition company (SPAC) Altimeter Growth Corp (AGC.O).
The deal is the world’s biggest ever by a blank-check company and the biggest U.S. listing by a Southeast Asian firm.

More News

Next Article

Alibaba reorganises eCommerce biz to form 2 new units

December 9, 2021

Alibaba has reorganised its international and domestic commerce platforms into two units to better drive synergies – international digital commerce and China digital commerce. International digital commerce will bring together Alibaba’s overseas consumer-facing and wholesale businesses under the leadership of Fan Jiang, president of Taobao and Tmall. It will include AliExpress, Alibaba.com, and Lazada.

CDPI Emerging Markets
Featured Article

CIAM Vendor Ping Identity Bought for $2.8 Billion by Private Investors

August 5, 2022

CIAM (Customer Identity and Access Management) was once largely about managing employee access to company systems, but it’s increasingly applied to consumer log-ins and identities as well.  This creates an overlap with the identity management systems more traditionally used for customer data.  The expanded market helps to explain why private investor Thoma Bravo just paid $2.8 billion for CIAM vendor Ping Identity, a 60% premium of its most recent stock price and just under 10x revenue.

CDPI Newsletter