Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
Financial services’ perfect storm
THE financial services industry is undergoing a perfect storm of transformation caused by changes in the regulatory environment, intense competition from fintech startups and increased investments in digital tools by traditional players.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
A perfect storm of financial services transformation
THE FINANCIAL services industry is undergoing a perfect storm of transformation caused by changes in the regulatory environment, intense competition from fintech startups and increased investments in digital tools by traditional players.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:43
Bangkok Bank showcases innovative technologies from eight finalists
Bangkok Bank InnoHub, the first global FinTech taccelerator in Thailand, has showcased innovations and real-use cases from the programme’s eight finalists to the public, potential investors and others in Thailand’s innovation ecosystem on Demo Day.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
Food versus fintech as Go-Jek, Grab in race to be super app in Indonesia
GO-JEK and Grab started their businesses by offering ride-hailing services in their respective home countries, taking different steps to attract consumers. Later, they expanded their services and became a duopoly in Southeast Asia.
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 22:19
UK and Thailand deepening fintech partnership
Last week London played host to leading members of Thailand’s fintech community.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:11
HelloGold partners with Baobab Group to enter Africa
Asia-based fintech savings platform HelloGold is entering Africa as a partner with leading digital financial inclusion group, Baobab.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
Central JD set to launch ‘Dolfin’ e-wallet
CENTRAL JD Fintech is launching Dolfin Wallet, an e-wallet to support and drive the shift to a cashless society in the country.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
IATA PAY A SUCCESS IN LIVE TEST ENVIRONMENT
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced the completion of the first "IATA Pay" ticket purchase transaction in a live test environment. The transaction was conducted in partnership with ipagoo, a UK-based fintech company.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
Kbank invests in InstaReM to boost cross-border services
Kasikornbank’s venture capital arm Beacon Venture Capital (Beacon VC) has joined hands with several international investors in a Bt1.5-billion investment in InstaReM – a leading fintech start-up that provides cross-border payment services in more than 40 countries.
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:26
Bitkub sets sights on DISRUPTING
Ambitious startup, already valued at Bt525m, is out to make waves in fintech
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
Fintech seen spurring rush towards capital markets
CAPITAL markets will experience exponential growth in the number of clients seeking opportunities within them over the next five years, thanks to the disruptions brought about by new financial technologies (fintech), experts say.
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 01:00
New tech and FinTech: opportunity and risk in Singapore case study
DISRUPTIVE technology evolution has made a wide impact to global economies, the very first forefront business that feel this in both positive and negative way is financial service industry.
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:03
Line acquires 20% stake in KEB Hana Indonesia
Naver-owned mobile messenger app Line on Oct. 29 said its subsidiary Line Financial Asia has acquired a 20 percent stake in the Indonesian unit of KEB Hana Bank, in a bid to expand its fintech operations in the country.
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:00
A quick solution to your financial crunch
TEZ FINANCIAL Services is a Karachi-based fintech startup, offering nano loans digitally, and without any paperwork. A loan you can get in as little as 15 minutes.
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 23:00
Omise gains funding for fintech ambitions
Omise Holdings, a Southeast Asian financial technology (fintech) service provider, has announced it has received an undisclosed amount of funding.