Banking

Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia launches digital bank Rize
Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia has taken a big step forward for financial services in Malaysia with the launch of Rize, a first-of-its-kind digital bank. 
Partior completes Series A as Standard Chartered leads round
Partior announced that it has welcomed Standard Chartered as its fourth investor, rounding out its Series A fundraising. 
CIMB on track to implement enhanced security measures
To mandate only SecureTAC authorisation by the first half of 2023 Implemented SecureTAC approval on its CIMB Clicks App CIMB Bank Bhd and CIMB Islamic Bank Bhd has said that it is firmly on track to fully implement the enhanced security measures against scam, as recently announced by Bank Negara Malaysia.
Maybank to migrate from SMS OTP to Secure2u
Maybank will fully migrate to a more secure authentication method via Secure2u by June 2023 for online activities or transactions.
​​RHB, MPay to provide electronic payment solutions
RHB establishes affiliate partnership with ManagePay Services Sdn Bhd to deliver an innovative banking solution that creates a convenient contactless payment experience for businesses.
RHB Datathon solves banking issues via data analytics 
RHB Banking Group concludes its RHB ‘Get Your Hack On’: Data Edition 2022 (Datathon) hackathon, attracting more than 270 digital and technology-savvy innovators focusing on driving customer-centric solutions leveraging on data analytics.
Asian consumers to rely on digital banking post-pandemic: Mambu
Three quarters of APAC banking customers say they are likely to use digital banking more now than pre-pandemic, a new report from SaaS cloud banking platform Mambu stated.
FT Focus report shows APAC banks lag in digital transformation, two in three expect to lose market share
Banks must reposition themselves, embrace tech to avoid extinction 3 in 5 believe they will cease to exist unless they change business models
UNObank secures digital banking license in the Philippines
The Singapore-headquartered fintech company has been granted a digital banking licence to operate in the Philippines
RHB launches its Get Your Hack On in search of talent, innovative solutions
Up to US$6.3k in cash prizes and AWS credits, with MDEC & MaGIC as partners Part of a larger effort to foster stronger ties with Malaysian startup ecosystem
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