Collaboration to drive the acceptance and usage of the GrabPay mobile wallet.
Led by existing investor Japan-based SBI Group; joined by new investor SIG Asia Investments.
Table is set for e-wallets to grow, but appetite for physical cash is stronger.
Accelerator programme marks fifth-year anniversary as fintech investments in Hong Kong surge.
Will help equip selected global startups with the skills, knowledge, and network to break into Asean and become investment-ready in four months.
Singapore-based company will use funds to build decentralised database that will solve blockchain data storage issues.
What's Next 2017 saw 20 C-level speakers share thoughts and experiences around Digital Disruption as Karamjit Singh also plugs his Raise Your Digital Quotient workshop targeted at mid-level managers.
Greatest threat to banks may be large technology companies like Google, Facebook and Tencent that allow users to make financial transactions through their technologies.
What's Next speaker from Maybank challenge notion that big fish can't be fast and nimble or grow to be bigger. But Brick & Mortars do face generational challenge understanding digital innovation.
Leading global venture builders will set up a presence to help accelerate the growth of startups in the country and Southeast Asia.