Banking

OCBC Bank rolls out facial verification for ATM banking
Face verification can now be performed on select OCBC Bank ATMs in Singapore, allowing users to make account bank enquiries without ATM cards.
Maybank targets 100% growth in 2021 e-Angpao transactions, amounting to US$14.8mil
Maybank is expecting an increase in e-Angpao transactions in 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic – a notion spurred by “encouraging response” in 2020
HSBC Malaysia aims for digital innovations to meet fluid banking needs - ‘like breathing air’
The Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated digital initiatives for established banks. For HSBC Malaysia, it means the inclusion of several new features, as well as plans to become a “bank in the pocket.”
With leg-up from Covid-19, cloud becoming the new norm
Pandemic boosts Oracle’s ERP SaaS sales as cloud adoption picks up Companies which paused cloud move are back with enhanced RFPs
Soft Space locks in Series B funding from Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui Card Company
Asian fintech player raises an undisclosed Series B round from Japanese investor, giving it a major foothold in a lucrative market.
Week in Review: Merchantrade’s journey to become a disruptor bears watching
Can a traditional money services provider disrupt its own business - and then aim for the banks? Merchantrade Asia is looking to do just that.
Opportunities in digital there to be seized, speed is of essence
Accenture Malaysia leads a discussion between the Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Khazanah Nasional and the Employees Provident Fund on digital transformation and its implications for Malaysia.
Software AG releases top five predictions for APAC banking industry
There will be some seismic shifts in the banking industry in 2017 This year will finally see banks begin to wrap their arms around their most valuable asset: client data. ENTERPRISE software firm Software AG recently released its top five predictions for the banking industry in Asia Pacific for 2017. 
Week in Review: To gauge if fintech is real, follow the banking talent in 2017
Fintech and disruption to the taxi industry catch Karamjit Singh’s attention, who goes on to identify a trend to look out for.
Fintech folks, take a chill pill, please
The entire fintech ecosystem needs to return to Planet Earth, urges Karamjit Singh.
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