Nikkei buys Singapore-based DealStreetAsia

Tokyo, 26th April: Last week, Japan-based media group, Nikkei, announced that the company has acquired a majority stake in DealStreetAsia, a Singapore-based financial news site with a focus on corporate investment activity in Southeast Asia and India. No financial details of the acquisition have been released.

Launched in 2014, DealStreetAsia is an online publication mainly tracking deal-related news focused on private equity, venture capital and technology start-ups. It also organises its flagship event, the Asia PE-VC Summit, every September in Singapore.