Having covered a great many stories focusing on global trends and comprising interviews with top global executives in 2017, Edwin Yapp gives us his favourite five.
Global banking group HSBC views fintech startups as an opportunity to drive the financial services business forward.
The earth moved twice in Southeast Asia’s e-commerce world this week. Alibaba takes credit for one move, Singapore’s MAS for the other.
MyCash Online breaks yet another equity crowd funding record in Malaysia with its US$300k raised within 24-hours.
Banks always have customers’ data but they have historically not used it well.
Dire future predicted for banks if they don’t become fully digital, says Dr V. Sivapalan
Banks are throwing money at FinTech, hoping to crack the code. But will they move fast enough and invest wisely enough to succeed? That’s the 64-million-dollar question.
What is the reality of the relationship between fintech startups and banks, and what does the future hold for the financial services industry as it continues to converge with technology?
Despite understanding the benefits that they can reap by upgrading their technology infrastructure, many local banks in Asia are still hesitant to embark on an IT transformation, said a senior official from IT and consulting firm Wipro.
Window to leapfrog other competitors in technology is closing Journey to digitalisation for banks must start now