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Eid: A Personal Perspective

Days before many millions of muslims all around the world will be celebrating Eid ul-Fitr, one of the most significant celebration in the Islamic calendar, I couldn’t help but to ask why is the idiosyncratic concept of giving so prevalent in almost all major celebrations in the world, be it cultural (Chinese New Year or […]


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Festive season still ain’t over, and there’s loads to share!

Last week we decided to celebrate Chinese New Year by sending crypto-ang pows to our fans as well as pushing for people to get to know another medium of value that exists exclusively digital; cryptocurrencies. This time with the festive season extending to Thaipusam celebration, we’re offering you a glimpse of the future shaped by […]


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A new way for an old tradition

Traditions and customs have evolved with technology since the turn of the digital age. However, the real evolution is not the change of format or platform, it is the evolution of these old traditions. When an orphan armed with an ancient magical sword slew a demon a thousand years ago during the Sung Dynasty in […]


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How Average Malaysians can Shape the Economy

The Time is Ripe for Equity Crowdfunding All over the world, equity crowdfunding is being hailed as a game changer for stimulating small and medium-sized business growth. This is how the little guy can make a difference. With wage stagnation, cutbacks in subsidies and declining oil revenue from a global slump in oil prices, sentiment […]


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Education Powered by the Crowd

Education empowers people, but not everyone can afford one.  There are many who understand its true value, however.  And many who would be happy to help others get an education – if they knew how.  In this era of digital, Skolafund have come up with an answer. And it involves the crowd… Education – A Human Right […]


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Introducing our revamped website: ata-plus.com V 2.0

Welcome to ata-plus.com V2.0 We are pleased to inform you that our revamped website (ata-plus.com) is up and running with new features and capabilities aimed at enhancing your experience through increased functionality and easier navigation. Here’s a list of our new features: The New Dashboard A command centre for keeping track of deals and investments Whether you […]


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Disruptive Blockchains Decrypted: Introducing The Internet of Value

Blockchains 101  How many of you foresaw the advent of the internet age before it became a staple of our daily lives? Chances are, very few of you. Certainly, the average person couldn’t have anticipated just how much the internet would change our lives. Global access to the world wide web  has altered the way we consume information; how we communicate, learn, and conduct business. […]


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5 Key Learnings on ECF Successes and Failures from the US

What can we learn from the first quarter of US Regulation Crowdfunding? It’s been three months since Regulation Crowdfunding in the US, and tech news site Venture Beat have done a great piece on what successes and failures in the space so far can tell us. A key characteristic of equity crowdfunding is that if you don’t raise […]


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Meet our First Listings!

It’s been an exciting week for us here at Ata Plus, and after months of hard work, we are pleased to be kicking-off with a bang. Today, we present you with not just one, but three up and coming companies, each doing some very interesting work within the fintech, e-commerce and crowdfunding landscape. People are […]


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In Pursuit of Collective Happiness

Half the religion in the world propagates some form of fasting as a path to spiritual cleansing and enlightenment. The underlying principle of fasting/abstaining from the many kinds of human needs and desires is a display of man’s commitment to a cause, be it implicitly or otherwise. Muslims around the world had fasted continuously in […]


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