Author: Nick Wilsion

Agreement with Wild Rose Casino and Resort creates pathway for growing product portfolio As part of its aggressive growth plan in the U.S. PlayUp has secured market access for iGaming in Iowa. The deal comes on the heels of PlayUp’s announcement last week of market access for sports betting in Iowa and Indiana along with iGaming for New Jersey. The deal, inked through a partnership with Wild Rose Entertainment, adds a second iGaming jurisdiction for PlayUp. Pending both legislative and regulatory approval in Iowa the burgeoning iGaming sector is a key indicator for PlayUp’s diverse product portfolio expansion beyond its…

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Indonesia’s startup ecosystem has been thriving and proving its early adopters correct, and the Indonesian government, spearheaded by the Ministry of Communications and Informatics, wants to keep the momentum by offering support and incentives to foreign investors in the space. Startup scene boom In recent years, the Indonesian startup scene has been enjoying tremendous growth from multiple sectors, and the pandemic has revealed new industries that have vast potential in the region. While promoting a growing ecosystem with Gerakan Nasional 1000 Startup Digital (1000 Digital Startups National Initiative), the Indonesian government now puts in place investor-friendly policies such as the…

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Regina-based company welcomes 64 new locations across Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. Brandt Tractor Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Brandt Group of Companies, is pleased to announce that it has successfully acquired Cervus Equipment Corp., following a 97.66% endorsement for the deal in an October 12, 2021 vote by Cervus shareholders. The transaction sees publicly traded Cervus transition to 100% private ownership in an all-cash deal. The landmark transaction creates Canada’s largest-ever equipment dealer network, adding 64 agriculture, transportation, and material handling equipment locations to Brandt’s existing John Deere Construction & Forestry dealerships across Canada. When fully integrated,…

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Wholesale Investor (WI) proudly launches a new AI-driven matchmaking feature on its capital raising and venture investment platform, CRIISP(TM) (Capital Raising Intelligent Investment Platform) The feature utilises deep machine learning to connect discerning investors with relevant investment opportunities based on their past usage and behaviour. Combined with the other capabilities of CRIISP(TM), the AI matchmaking feature significantly reduces inefficiencies that investors commonly experience when sourcing deal flow whilst ensuring founders are placed in front of more relevant investors. The launch is part of a series of new releases that will redefine and streamline quality founder-investor engagements. Wholesale Investor, a leading…

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Warwick Investment Group has acquired a private gated development of nine freehold houses in London’s Belgravia as part of its residential strategy to consolidate residential properties in the UK. St Barnabas Mews is a strong complement to Warwick’s value-add strategy which is focused on creating spaces suitable for long-term rental, adapting properties for post-pandemic living with additional outdoor areas for residents to enjoy year-round.  These properties have top tier environmental ratings and Warwick has committed to future capex to achieve the highest possible energy efficiency by the end of 2022. St Barnabas Mews is one of three acquisitions Warwick has…

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Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6841) and Web Synergies (S) Pte. Ltd announce that Yokogawa Electric has invested in Web Synergies, a Singapore-based company that provides IT and operational technology (OT) / IT solutions. Yokogawa and Web Synergies have been successfully collaborating on solutions and services for internal and external digital transformation (DX) engagements for more than ten years. This equity participation will enhance this collaboration and complement Yokogawa’s DX engineering capabilities to support regional and global growth with IT and OT/IT driven portfolios and the shift to the cloud. Web Synergies will also continue to strengthen the value identification and…

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On October 13, 2021, Gara Group Inc., the industry’s leading development firm that provides white-glove solutions to companies in the direct sales industry, filed a counterclaim in the Circuit Court in and for Broward County, Florida against Holista Colltech, Ltd. (“Holista”), iGalen International, Inc. (“iGalen”), and Dr. Rajendran Manickavsagar, also known as Dr. Rajen Manicka (“Dr. Manicka”). The lawsuit alleges causes of action against the defendants for, among others, Breach of Contract, Breach of the Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing, Quantum Meruit, Intentional Misrepresentation, Negligent Misrepresentation, Tortious Interference with Advantageous Business Relationship, Fraud, and Fraud in the Inducement.…

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Ensuring healthy lives and promoting physical and mental well-being is essential to sustainable development. Currently, the world is facing a global health crisis unlike any other. Global health has increasingly gained international visibility and prominence. From big data to precision medicine, the recent advances in biomedical research have swept away the conventional approach to medical science. The availability of large volumes of digitised clinical data, combined with powerful artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms, are proving to be the real gamechangers. Get insights on Healthcare Innovations from three of our valued clients, who are leaders in the Australian healthcare and biotech space.…

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CoverGo Asia’s no-code insurance technology leader, is expanding to the USA, Canada, and Latin America to help insurance companies digitize to remain agile and relevant in this high-tech era. CoverGo offers a no-code platform for insurance firms to streamline their ecosystem from building products to managing claims. Since January 2021, the company’s subscription revenue has risen by over 400%. To accelerate its international expansion, CoverGo has appointed DP88as its strategic advisor. The partnership has helped CoverGo secure initial funding for expansion, market insights and relationships with key partners and investors for the upcoming equity fundraising round. CoverGo’s expansion comes amid…

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With approvals and permitting from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and State of Texas, terminal development is the next step. Texas high-speed rail investors today announced their intention to form an entity that will develop train stations in Dallas, Houston and Grimes County near College Station, where the permitted high-speed rail line terminals will be located. The entity will be known as Texas High-Speed Rail Station Development Corporation, “SDC.” This entity is independently owned by a consortium of Texas investors and separate from Texas Central. Cadiz Riverfront Holdings and Cadiz Development Houston LLC will form SDC…

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