Author: Reed

Singapore:Proposal for long-term care insurance plan to be made mandatory

The government-backed ElderShield, a severe disability insurance scheme which provides basic financial protection to those who need long-term care, should be made compulsory, according to the ElderShield review committee. In an interim update released yesterday, the committee made the following key recommendations: ElderShield to be a universal and inclusive scheme […]

Aspect Ventures promotes Lauren Kolodny to partner

Aspect Ventures has another lady atop its female-led venture investment team. Lauren Kolodny has been promoted to partner after spending 3.5 years at Aspect. She joined shortly after the firm started. In her role as principal, Kolodny led or co-led investments in The Muse, Chime, Gusto, TalkIQ and others. She’s particularly interested in blockchain, fintech and SaaS. Kolodny […]