Fintech

ASX listed Novatti to acquire Malaysian fintech, ATX for up to A$9.9mil
Gives Novatti strong business in Malaysia, platform to expand to SEA Have been working together since 2015, 2/3 acquisition sale in cash
Digital Penang partners Finexus and TNG Digital for fintech hackathon with US$18k prizes
Digital Penang is collaborating with Finexus Group and TNG Digital to launch their first Hackathon event featuring Finexus’ MyXaaS Innovation Platform offering US$18,000 worth of prizes. 
Solarvest offers seed, accelerator fund for renewables, green tech, fintech
Solarvest Holdings Bhd has launched Solarvest Innovation Lab 2021 (SIL 2021), a start-up programme to spur innovation and entrepreneurship developments in Malaysia with particular emphasis on renewable energy, green technology, and financial technology.
HLB collaborates with startups to build future together
Hong Leong Bank’s fintech and tech startups mentorship platform, HLB Launchpad is back with its fourth edition.
MDEC's MTM moves into week four, featuring fintech, agtech, funding
The Malaysia Digital Economy Corpration will run its fourth set of events from Aug 23 to Aug 27.
Singapore's fintech landscape remains resilient: KPMG
Singapore’s Fintech industry has proven resilient with deal numbers for the first half of 2021 (1H 2021) growing highest in three years (year-over-year) since the first half of 2018, according to a new study by KPMG.
For Stripe, Asia's fragmented payments landscape is an opportunity
In a discussion with Stripe’s business lead for Asia Pacific, we learn about the US-based startup’s view of the region, and how they are helping accelerate the region’s growing payment needs.
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.
Investors form Fintech Angel Operators, a boon to early stage startups
Executives from the largest fintechs in Southeast Asia launch Fintech Angel Operators to bring on-the-ground expertise to early-stage startups.
How microLEAP aims to help needy SMEs survive
The Malaysian P2P platform experienced a good 2020 in terms of growth, and seeks to widen the net that catches businesses fallen through the cracks in traditional financing.
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