Investments in fintech companies in Asia-Pacific grew 9.1% to US$1.4 billion in the second quarter of 2020 when compared with the first quarter, according to
ARK Fintech Innovation ETF has Surged Over 60% in 2020, Other Similar Digital Tech Investments Performing Well during Pandemic
The COVID-19 outbreak has created various socio-economic challenges and has also accelerated the shift towards all-digital platforms and services. Fintech adoption is one the rise,
2020 has seen a major surge in product offerings catering to sophisticated and institutional investors in the crypto space. Exchanges around the world have recognised
This year, Canada’s only business accelerator devoted exclusively to all Fintech verticals has pivoted due to the ongoing pandemic. To accelerate competition in this space
Vietnam’s fintech firms secured $410 million, or 36 percent of the global capital pouring into Southeast Asia between January and September, behind Singapore. The country’s
The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the process of digitalisation for the financial services industry. Amidst the unprecedented market volatility, the industry’s appetite for digital technology
In its fifth edition, the flagship industry conference Hong Kong FinTech Week this year is launching a unique Global Fast Track Programme to help worldwide including Singapore
Robo advisor operator StashAway announced today the completion of a $16 million USD Series C fundraising round. Square Peg, the largest venture capital fund in
Online insurance platform Policybazaar aims to go public in 2021 at a valuation north of US$3.5 billion, potentially becoming the first of India’s mega-startups to
HSBC has signed a long-term strategic cloud deal with Amazon Web Services to create a more personalised banking experience for its millions of customers worldwide.
The Fintech Association of Hong Kong (FTAHK) has elected a new board, which will lead the next stage of its mission to support the growth
Apple launched a credit card last year that offers special rewards for those who make purchases with an iPhone or use it to buy the company’s products.
HOMEGROWN fintech startup M-DAQ has partnered the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) to develop a solution that enables investors to view the real-time prices of
Mambu, a cloud banking platform, and Currencycloud, a global payments platform, have partnered to offer increased transparency and scalability to international payments for platform customers.
Digibank contender Asia Digital Banking Corporation announced today that it will be using Tencent Cloud’s services to provide digital banking to SMEs in Singapore. Tencent