Which Digital Lenders Will Survive Next Downcycle? by Greg Krasnov, CEO & Founder, tonik

Exactly a decade ago, in September 2008, I was sitting in my office in Kiev, Ukraine with the CFO and CRO of the consumer lending bank I co-founded two years prior.  Lehman just went bust.  Global markets were in a meltdown.  Who will fall next?  We were sitting on a $50M pile of interbank cash … Continue reading Which Digital Lenders Will Survive Next Downcycle? by Greg Krasnov, CEO & Founder, tonik

Investing Effectively as a Couple

Marriage is more than just love, couplehood and kids/parenthood. It brings along new financial responsibilities too. The planning for the joined future of course ideally should start with / include open conversations on your values and finances. Beyond a sensible family budget and spending understanding, couples need to grow their nest egg too.  So what … Continue reading Investing Effectively as a Couple

AngelCentral Learning Forum: Startup Investing During & Post COVID-19

https://youtu.be/RZhCTioKO9s In the past few years, venture capital and private equity investments within Southeast Asia have risen to record levels as SEA-based startups scaled new heights year after year. In 2019, it was reported that South-East Asia’s (SEA) internet economy is worth US$100 billion, and will triple to US$300 billion by 2025. But then COVID-19 … Continue reading AngelCentral Learning Forum: Startup Investing During & Post COVID-19

AngelCentral Learning Forum: Reacting to the Whirlwind Economy

https://youtu.be/Tzi0lnf5Rl0 Earlier in the month, We had a chat with two very established startup founders on their COVID-19 experience. We were amazed at how fast they implemented their business adjustments in view of the expected downturn. Next, we have invited two other founders, Daniel Thong from Nimbus and Dorothy Yiu from EngageRocket to share their … Continue reading AngelCentral Learning Forum: Reacting to the Whirlwind Economy

AngelCentral Learning Forum: Building Resilience Now and Beyond COVID-19

https://youtu.be/hMLkHY0F_7o In this Webinar, we want to bring the attention to YOU - how are you coping? How are you dealing with the many levels of stress?  We have invited Mr. Goh Hong Yi, who is a practising Occupational Psychologist, to share with us two topics: 1. Stress & Thinking Traps2. Building Resilience through Optimism Check … Continue reading AngelCentral Learning Forum: Building Resilience Now and Beyond COVID-19