Unbanked

Telenor Myanmar, Experian partner to accelerate financial inclusion
Important step in a country where only 26% of its 53 million population have access to banking facilities.
Indonesia leads in financial inclusion progress: Global Findex 2017
Electronic money, branchless banking and digitisation of social benefit transfer, have brought new economic opportunities.
iPay88’s Virtual Account a solution for Malaysia’s underbanked
The online payment solutions provider attempts to further close the digital divide by providing unbanked communities an easy online payment solution.
MyCash Online breaks into international market
Shifting its headquarters to Singapore and on its way to becoming a digital bank, the Malaysian fintech startup on its way to realising its goals.
Go-Jek acquires three Indonesian fintech startups
Go-Jek acquires three leading fintech business, cementing its leadership in Indonesia’s fast growing payments market.  
Indonesia’s Go-Jek launches Go-Bills
Believes that electronic payments for day-to-day needs can help push financial inclusion.
AsiaKredit launches pera247 mobile lending app in the Philippines
A fully digital lending solution to provide unsecured small-ticket, short-term consumer loans for up to 90 days through a mobile wallet.
MyCash sets new ECF record in Malaysia with US$300k raised
MyCash Online breaks yet another equity crowd funding record in Malaysia with its US$300k raised within 24-hours.
MyCash Online hits on a US$80 mil yearly market
  Bangladeshi entrepreneurs in KL are targeting a US$80mil a year market with their marketplace that they aim to evolve into a digital bank
Kanopi out to spark a microfinance revolution in Indonesia
Jakarta-based startup Kanopi wants to empower Indonesia’s microfinance institutions to reach more customers, especially the country’s unbanked and underbanked communities.
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