Powerful, AI-powered research and monitoring platform for Asian businesses

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Sign up for a free 14-day trial of ScoutAsia to explore our extensive company database and consolidated Asian business and financial news dashboard.

What’s in the Free Trial:

  • Full articles from 50+ Asia's best news sources from 24 countries & regions
  • Database of private & public companies across Asia 
  • AI translation of The Nikkei articles
  • English Transcripts of investor events
  • Customisable news alerts & AI features

Sign up for a Free Trial today!

About ScoutAsia

ScoutAsia is an Asia-focused news & company data platform, jointly developed by Nikkei and the Financial Times in 2018, with the ultimate aim of making Asia more accessible to foreign businesses. Combining quality content and technology, ScoutAsia provides AI-driven insights on what is changing in Asian businesses.

24 Countries
50 + News Sources
1,800,000 + Company Data

Our Quality Sources & Partners

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ScoutAsia Accelerates Your
Productivity in Research & Monitoring


Business Research

Find out who is doing what & where in the complex landscape in Asia. ScoutAsia provides you with a consolidated subscription to corporate data & news at an affordable price.

Various use cases include preliminary market research on your investment,  prospecting for your new businesses, and getting analytical reports & news to help drawing your strategy.


Corporate Monitoring

Let ScoutAsia perform 24/7 monitoring on thousands of articles across Asia daily to find out what’s new on your watchlist.
From management reshuffle, corporate mergers, financial findings to political movements and regulatory actions, ScoutAsia read and analyse sources and deliver information that matters to you on the app as well as via email alerts.


Risk Detection

With our premium feature Connections+*, you can discover direct and indirect connections between people and companies instantly.

Instead of acquiring various sources and derive insights manually, ScoutAsia helps you to uncover corporate linkages through its interactive relationship maps.

What Our Customers Say

“ScoutAsia enables us to monitor Asia’s market trends — practical and useful as a support tool for our salespeople.”


“We use ScoutAsia to gather intelligence on new project areas where we are starting to focus. It is also helpful for report-making for internal use.”

Trading house (Japanese)

“Our go-to AI-driven resource for monitoring news from around Asia with a single-pane view.”

Commercial bank

“The news alerts on specific topics have streamlined research activities on companies we work with. It is a real-time and seamless monitoring tool.”

Equity fund