Chasing unicorns in 2016

Unicorns – startups valued above $1 billion – are meant to be rare. Asia now has a herd of them and a cull may be in the offing.

Chasing unicorns in 2016

Unicorns startups valued above $1 billion are meant to be rare. Asia now has a herd of them.

Across the region new industries such as fintech, social media and big data are flourishing by supplying services to a burgeoning middle class in super-wired cities. These relative newcomers include Xiaomi consumer electronics, Lufax peer-to-peer lender, Flipkart and Coupang e-commerce.

What used to be the stuff of legend is now relatively...

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