FinTech

Thai alternative digital lending platform SCB Abacus closes a $12M Series A round led by Openspace Ventures

SCB Abacus, an alternative digital lending platform in Thailand backed by Siam…


Ripple's Brooks Entwistle on the promising future of digital payments [Q&A]

Cash has long reigned king in Southeast Asia, although increased digitalization…


Indonesia FinTech firm Xendit reaches unicorn status with $150M Series C led by Tiger Global Management

Indonesian payments startup Xendit announced on Tuesday a $150 million Series C…


Bank of China, DBS & HSBC join GSBN to form Trade Finance Advisory Group to transform global trade

Global Shipping Business Network (GSBN), an independent, not-for-profit…


Malaysia-listed payment firm GHL teams up with BNPL startup Atome to expand across ASEAN

Malaysia-listed payment solutions firm GHL System Bhd has teamed up with…


Singapore's Broctagon Fintech Group launches WorldBook, a global crypto liquidity movement

Singapore-headquartered FinTech solutions firm Broctagon Fintech Group…


Indonesia wealth tech firm Pluang raises $55M round led by Square Peg

Indonesia-based wealth-tech company Pluang announced on Monday the close of its…


Malaysia SPAC AEI CapForce II Investment plans to raise $100M from IPO

Malaysia-based AEI CapForce II Investment Corp, a blank check company targeting…