3 R’s of Turning Around an Almost Unbankable Business Proposal

Tons of business proposals ended up in the trash everyday. Entrepreneurs, business owners, and investment brokers may ask, just what are the investors looking for? The answer might just be a question in itself – Is your project bankable? If you know your business proposal has ended up in the…

A Reminder on Anti-Money Laundering and Countering of Financing Terrorism

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced on Tuesday, May 24 that it has ordered the closure of BSI Bank in Singapore over serious breaches of anti-money laundering requirements, poor management oversight of the bank’s operations, and gross misconduct by some of the bank’s staff. BSI Bank has also been fined…

Boosting China’s Overseas M&A Push by Simpler Merger Code

On May 19, 2016, Posted by , In China,China Companies,China Corporates,Compliance,Consulting,Legal, By ,,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Boosting China’s Overseas M&A Push by Simpler Merger Code

Simpler Merger Code Proposed China is planning to remove the need for State Council approval for large, sensitive outbound deals and to allow Chinese companies to vie for the same target, that is likely to further boost record overseas acquisitions by Chinese companies. The draft rules aimed at speeding up…

How do we pitch to family offices?

On May 2, 2016, Posted by , In Australia,China,Consulting,Family Office,Hong Kong,Singapore,startups,Tech,USA, By ,,,,,,,, , With Comments Off on How do we pitch to family offices?

How do family offices want to be pitched? Family offices are one of the main targets for any fund manager or project owners. Unfortunately, not all funds or projects capture the attention of family offices, or in some cases, fund managers or project owners fail to pitch to family offices the…

Google Launches Pitch Deck Templates

On April 20, 2016, Posted by , In Australia,China,Consulting,Hong Kong,Singapore,startups,Tech,USA, By ,,,,,,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Google Launches Pitch Deck Templates

Google has just launched on Google Slides a Pitch Deck template “based on proven presentation tactics” which entrepreneurs or startups can use to create their pitch for fundraising. It is a very useful template, especially to those who are creating their pitch for the very first time! The Pitch Deck template contains a…