Financial Services

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. 
Finastra launches center of excellence in Kuala Lumpur
Finastra announced a new center of excellence at Malaysia’s MRANTI Technology Park in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur. 
Ambank, Lazada to offer business financing for MSMEs
AmBank has partnered with Lazada to provide holistic solutions and additional facilities to further empower Malaysia’s MSMEs sector
Digital lenders confident in growth despite competition: RAM 
Leaders from Boost, Fundaztic, AEON Credit and Bank Negara Malaysia share their views on competition between fintech players, digital banks and incumbent banks
Arthur D Little appoints Justin Tan as financial head for SEA, Taiwan
Arthur D. Little announced that Justin Tan has been appointed as a partner and head of the company’s Financial Services practice in South East Asia and Taiwan. 
​​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.
BigPay launches DuitNow and DuitNow QR in Malaysia
BigPay, an Asean fintech company, has rolled out DuitNow offerings for BigPay users nationwide. 
Luno launches Luno Expeditions
Luno announced the launch of Luno Expeditions, a global, early-stage investment arm to support the best fintech and crypto/web3 founders on their journeys to build the next generation of financial services.
IDEMIA partners Soft Space to enable mobile POS payments
IDEMIA partners with Soft Space to enable Mobile POS payments for merchants and shoppers. 
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.
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