The way people perceive cashless has changed from reloading smartcards to using smartphones.
Until the advent of fintechs, adding technology to banking only cemented traditional processes.
Startup uses digital technology to raise incomes of fishermen.
A unique accelerator programme to empower women with actionable skills and learnings to catapult their careers to the next level.
Powered by Alipay’s blockchain technology, the service marks a major milestone in the journey to promote financial inclusion.
Grab, Funding Societies, InstaReM, KyberNetwork, Ten X, Singapore Life enter the list.
KPMG Pulse of Fintech report sees investment in Asia hit US$16.8bil across 162 deals in 1H18, with China and India dominating the top 10 deals.
SEA fintech firm delivers 400% year-on-year growth compared to 2016.
Malaysia’s Khazanah Nasional and Singapore’s Temasek, GIC participate in round.
A report by Credit Suisse reveals that the entry of Chinese tech giants into the Asean region is helping develop its e-commerce and payments sectors.