E-Wallet

Boost inks partnerships with Lazada Malaysia, McDonald’s
Boost users can now more seamlessly make payments on the e-commerce platform and fast-food franchise
Boost keeps CNY traditions alive virtually
The local e-wallet player  has brought back its e-Ang Pow feature, aimed at offering deals and cashback for consumers and merchants come this festive season 
Swiss Re study: Increase in digital platforms, Covid-enforced mindset is changing Malaysia’s insurance landscape
The Covid-19 pandemic and rising preference towards digital platforms are changing how Malaysians approach insurance, though it’s not without its gaps, concerns and opportunities
Malaysia’s Merchantrade acquires fintech player, Valyou from Telenor Group
Merchantrade becomes Malaysia’s top money services business operator Primed for regional expansion, follows increase stake in Singapore’s KLIQ [Ed: Headline corrected to reflect that Valyou is more than an e-wallet provider.]
Is cash dethroned by Covid-19? Mastercard study finds Malaysia leading SEA mobile wallet usage
The Covid-19 pandemic is driving momentum towards the digital economy in Southeast Asia, with Malaysia seeing some significant shifts in payment preferences
KiplePay Awarded Principal Issuing Licence, Joins Visa FinTech Fast Track Program
Visa announces plans to reach out to underserved segments in Malaysia Features like loyalty programmes, mobile discounts, peer-to-peer transfers are also set
Bank Islam, KiplePay to partner for launch of KipleUNI
Enriching the cashless and digital-driven users’ experience further All e-card transactions via KiplePay app will be facilitated through Bank Islam
Green Packet’s KiplePay: First Malaysian fintech to provide BNM approved white labelled e-wallet solution
Companies can own personalized e-wallet while eliminating high cost & long lead time KiplePay powers one of largest e-wallet efforts called Setel from Petronas Dagangan
Penang heritage streets go cashless with Touch ‘n Go e-wallet
First e-wallet to officially enable cashless transactions via the various bazaars and night markets.
TnG, Boost, GrabPay selected as national e-wallet partners, 15mil Malaysians to benefit
Three of the larger e-wallet providers in Malaysia are selected as partners for the Malaysian government’s e-Tunai Rakyat initiative to accelerate digital payment adoption.
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