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.
Digital banks helm the responsibility of creating niche solutions Various national plans have specific focus on helping underserved
AI-driven credit model proved resilience during pandemic On track to raise US$120mil in institutional debt for funding SEA’s SMEs
First initiative in the financial services sector well received GO+ balances can be used across all Touch ‘n Go eWallet payment use-cases
Deal crucial for narrowing financial inclusion gap, embracing technology Syariah-compliant micro-financing, US$240 to US$4.8k with favourable terms
As a registered RMO, Ata Plus may also operate a secondary market for ECF investors Able to fast track on becoming - in short to medium term, a regional fundraising platform
Important step in a country where only 26% of its 53 million population have access to banking facilities.
Personal financial planner app helps users manage finances and develop investment strategies.
Indonesian startup focuses solely on providing student loans.
Electronic money, branchless banking and digitisation of social benefit transfer, have brought new economic opportunities.