Lanturn Blog

Business Greetings for CNY 2020

For Founders

With Chinese New Year 2020 around the corner, you may be crafting a good new year greeting for yo...

Heads-up 2020

Corporate Secretary For Founders

Welcome to 2020! It has been an intense start to the year; bushfir...

How to Build Cap Tables that Attract Investors

Corporate Secretary Accounting For Founders

Every business founder needs to raise funds for their startup at some point. Regardles...

VCCs: More reasons to domicile a fund in Singapore

Singapore has a reputation for being a good place to domicile funds, and it just keeps getting be...

Keeping investors in the loop and on side

Corporate Secretary For Founders

Running a successful startup requires founders and their teams to work on many different aspects ...

Four tech trends that are shaking asset managers & family offices

It feels like AI and cloud computing have been around forever. And it’s true they’re not exactly ...

Asia's VCs are holding back in 2019, and 2020 could be worse

For Founders

Many of us at Lanturn are entrepreneurs and/or investors. So we keep a close eye on fundraising t...

Three things we see more investors doing in Southeast Asia

Corporate Secretary For Founders

It’s hard to overstate the importance of luck in life. And as one of the few startups in Singapor...

Financial Calendar 101

Corporate Secretary Accounting

You’ve probably heard the laments of meeting compliance deadlines. To save you from the anxieties...

Lanturn's Friendly Guide to Singapore Corporate Taxes

Accounting

There are tons of legal "niceties" involved when rounding up a company’s financial year. Keeping ...

5 Things to Consider when Outsourcing your Bookkeeping

Accounting

It’s generally no mean feat to revamp your company’s bookkeeping for the 21st century. So, ...

What is a nominee director and what do they do?

Incorporation

Based on the regulations from Accounting & Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA), all compani...

7 Steps for Foreigners to Set Up Companies in Singapore

Incorporation For Founders

There are many reasons why it has become so popular to establish an operating legal entity in Sin...

What is a corporate secretary, and why go digital?

Corporate Secretary

Every company active in Singapore has to abide by local laws and regulations around tax and compl...

What are the benefits of starting a company in Singapore?

Incorporation

Anybody can come up with a great idea for a business. The hard part is getting it off the g...

Types of Singapore Work Visas, and How to Get Them

Immigration

There are many different types of employment visas in Singapore, and if you are looking to ...

Why do you need a bookkeeper?

Accounting

No matter what stage your business is at, having a bookkeeper can be the difference between failu...