Uncover connections and risks, instantly

With our newest feature, Connections+, you can now visualise relations between persons and companies within seconds.

Making your due diligence process and know-your-customer research less manual, more efficient.

Why Connections+


Reliable, up-to-date registry data for all public and private companies in Singapore, Malaysia, and Vietnam.


Our proprietary map features instantly draw direct and indirect connections between entities and persons.


Be first to receive alert updates on the changes of directorship and new shareholdings of targetted companies.


Learn more about our
suite of features.

Frequently Asked

Connections+ is designed to make detecting risks and monitoring companies more efficient, less manual.

As such, it is helpful for Know-Your-Client (KYC) or compliance purposes, corporate risk monitoring, internal audit and procurement conflict-of-interest checks, loan officers, and even regulatory background checks.

If you’d like to discuss further to find out if Connections+ is the right tool for you, contact us at [email protected] or sign up for a trial.

Our up-to-date corporate registry data sources are:

  • Singapore: Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA)
  • Malaysia: Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia (SSM)
  • Vietnam: Vietnam Agency for Business Registration

You will be able to generate up to 10 Connections+ maps or reports during your two-week trial.

With trial access, you can also enjoy a consolidated news subscription to 40 of Asia’s best business and financial news sources. To receive the latest news on specific companies or topics, simply set AI-driven news alerts. To learn more about our AI-driven news alerts, click here.

Our demo video above will bring you through 4 of our key features, which include:

  1. Radial Map: shows direct and indirect connections related to a single entity (company or person)
  2. Interconnection Map: shows connections between two or more entities
  3. Entity Profile Report: shows an entity’s directorships, shareholdings, probably associates and charges
  4. RED List Report: shows an entity’s direct and indirect exposure to past regulatory actions

To see more features, view our Factsheet.

For further information, please contact us directly at [email protected]

Connections+ is a premium add-on feature to a ScoutAsia corporate subscription. Pricing will depend on the number of user accounts and datasets you need.

To get a quote or find out more details, please contact us at [email protected]

ScoutAsia is an intelligent news monitoring and corporate research tool jointly developed by Nikkei and the Financial Times.
Singapore-based Handshakes came on board in 2019 to power the platform with its award-winning machine learning and corporate data mapping technology.

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