Financial Technology

AFIN, R3 partner for CBDC testing

AFIN will launch a new digital currency sandbox in APIX.
2 days ago

AFIN, R3 partner for CBDC testing

AFIN will launch a new digital currency sandbox in APIX.
2 days ago

This Asian Banking and Finance podcast discusses the challenges and best practices when it comes to managing corporate actions automation

SmartStream’s Neil Sheppard and Alan Jones shared their insights about the changes they have seen in operations control both before and after the pandemic.
4 days ago

UNObank clinches Philippines’ third digital bank license

Parent DigibankASIA will work alongside partners Mambu, Backbase, and AWS in developing its services.
10 days ago

Weekly Global News Wrap: Bank watchdog to consult crypto rules; Stablecoins must be regulated like payments, says BoE

And UBS' new digital wealth management platform pulls $3.7b in first year.
10 days ago

Philippine authorities file criminal raps against Wirecard's ex-COO, others

The respondents are accused violating banking, cybercrime and e-commerce laws.
10 days ago

Singapore’s fintech top-dog envisions city as Asian hub for capital raising: report

The country hit a record for fintech investments last year, and more is expected, says MAS’ Mohanty.
14 days ago

BRI Agro partners with Payfazz to offer digital banking solutions

Payfazz agents can now offer Pinang’s savings, lending solutions to their 10 million customers.
18 days ago

Indonesia mulls digital rupiah: report

The central bank is looking at how it will help monetary policy goals.
22 days ago

SB Finance, OneConnect to develop digital finance platform in the Philippines

It seeks to service the 65% of Filipinos who remain unbanked.
30 days ago

VCs flocking to "lucrative" APAC payments segment: report

Global VC deals rose to 620 in Q1 2021.
1 month ago

Ant Group’s valuation might fall to $29b amidst regulatory scrutiny: analyst

Pre-clampdown, the group’s valuation is at $320b, according to Bloomberg Intelligence.
1 month ago

ZA Tech opens Asia fintech centre in Singapore

It will focus on solving use-cases in insurance and financial services.
2 months ago

Australian comparison site Finder acquires GoBear brand

Earlier this year, GoBear had announced that it would shut down operations.
2 months ago

Singaporean customers more satisfied with e-wallets than banks in 2020

Customer satisfaction for e-wallets was higher than that of banks.
2 months ago

Tonik launches neobank in the Philippines

It offers up to 6% interest rate per annum.
2 months ago

Kuliza, Mambu launch digital lending solution for SEA, India

Kuliza's Lend.In allows financial firms to modernise their loan products.
2 months ago