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April 24, 2018

Soft Space raises series B funding from Sumitomo Mitsui (Malaysia). The Malaysian fintech startup reported the closing of a series B investment with Sumitomo Mitsui Card Company - a subsidiary of Tokyo-headquartered financial giant Sumitomo Mitsui - paving the way for its entry into the Japanese market. The investment is seen as positively spurring Soft Space's business growth opportunities in Japan and the wider region. (Soft Space)by: Jack Ellis