Fintech

Credibility: A key criteria to build trust in the fintech and digital banking space
Collaborations that assure investors & customers of Boosts’ trusted nature Capabilities boosted by formidable track record and expertise of RHB bank
Manav Kamboj appointed as MD, fintech, in addition to current role of CTO at PropertyGuru Group
PropertyGuru announced that Manav Kamboj, CTO of PropertyGuru Group will assume leadership of the PropertyGuru Fintech business as MD with immediate effect.
Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund Launches Jumpstarter 2023 Global Pitch Competition
Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund (AEF) announced the JUMPSTARTER 2023 Global Pitch Competition is now open for applications. JUMPSTARTER 2023 is open for applications from now until 14 May 2023. 
Aspire closes an oversubscribed US$100mil Series C round
Singapore based Aspire announced that it has closed an oversubscribed Series C round. 
Xendit Officially Enters Malaysian Market
Malaysia is its third market after Indonesia and Philipines It is investing in Payex, a BNM-licensed payment gateway provider
Razer Merchant Services obtains Mastercard’s acquiring licence
Razer Merchant Services announced it has attained the Mastercard Direct Acquiring license, Mastercard Digital Enablement Service and Click to Pay feature in Malaysia. 
Revenue Monster names former Affin Bank Group CEO, Kamarul Arifin, as new chairman
Move first step in 2023 growth journey with vision to build fintech super app Comes on heels of US$6.4 mil private equity funding with The SEA Capital  
HLB Jumpstart to provide financing for micro entrepreneurs
Hong Leong Islamic Bank rolls out a ‘HLB Jumpstart – Micro Business’ as part of its new value-based intermediation offerings. 
​​JCB, IDEMIA, Soft Space to launch CBDC pilot
JCB has launched the JCB Digital Currency pilot project with identity technologies firm, IDEMIA and fintech company Soft Space.
BigPay adds three new services to its major payment license 
BigPay, a SEA fintech, announced that it has added three new services to its major payment Institution license, issued by the Monetary Authority of Singapore
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