Digital Banking

HSBC launches first multi-currency digital wallet for SMEs
HSBC Malaysia has launched the HSBC Global Wallet, a product it claims is Malaysia’s first multi-currency digital wallet.
Report highlights the role of fintech in bridging financial divides in Asia Pacific
Kuala Lumpur has made an impressive leap of 11 places to number 15 of the Top 20 Asia Fintech Hubs, according to Asia Pacific Fintech Rankings: Bridging Divides report.
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.
Capgemini, Mambu to jointly innovate banking-as-a-service in Asia
Capgemini announced that it is collaborating with Mambu, a global Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud banking platform, to jointly offer Banking-as-a- Service (BaaS) in the Asia-Pacific region.
BigPay gets financial injection from SK Group
BigPay, an Airasia Digital portfolio company, has announced that it has finalised up to US$100 million in financing from South Korean conglomerate, SK Group.
Hong Leong Bank launches ESG themed hackathon in search of innovative banking experiences
Hong Leong Bank has launched its inaugural 'Can You Hack It’ Virtual Hackathon ASEAN Edition 2021 to find and co-create innovative solutions focused on ESG.
Majority of M'sians aware, interested in using digital banking services: Visa
Visa's new study reveals that over 74% of Malaysians are aware and 65% are interested in using digital banking services. 
RHB hackathon drives customer-centric innovations
The first fully-virtual hackathon from the banking group gathered individuals from various backgrounds to revolutionise the customer banking experience.
MyMy receives conditional e-money licencing from Bank Negara
The Malaysian fintech company, which has plans to become’s world’s first Shariah-compliant digital bank, has received conditional approval from the Malaysian Central Bank.
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.”
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