FinTech

Singapore money transfer firm Nium secures license to expand payment services to Malaysia

Nium, a Singapore-based platform for modern money movement, announced Thursday the availability of real-time payments into Malaysia, further strengthening the company’s real-time…

Indonesian FinTech firm Xendit raises $300M Series D funding co-led by Coatue and Insight Partners

Xendit, an Indonesia-based payments infrastructure platform, announced Thursday it closed $300 million in Series D funding, taking the total amount raised to $538 million to power…

Zipmex invests in Thailand’s Fintech firm Forward

Zipmex, Southeast Asia’s crypto platform, has invested in Forward, a Thai-based fintech firm specializing in DeFi Derivatives Trading in a bid to increase operational potential…

Finku secures $2.8M Seed funding led by B Capital, Trihill & Global Founders Capital to boost its Indonesian expansion

Finku, an Indonesia-based financial services application platform that streamlines and automates budgeting and expense tracking, has raised $2.8 million in its latest seed funding…

Singapore’s Volopay partners with Visa to offer financial management solutions in Australia

Volopay, a Singapore-based corporate cards and payable management fintech firm backed by Y-Combinator, announced Thursday it has signed a partnership with Visa to be part of…

Investree to acquire 18.4 percent stake in Indonesian digital bank Amar Bank

Investree Singapore Pte Ltd (Investree Group), a holding company of Southeast Asian fintech lending platforms for micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs), is set to acquire…

YouTrip & Mastercard launch YouBiz smart corporate card for SMEs to earn unlimited cashback and save on FX fees

Singapore neobank YouTrip has launched its new business product, YouBiz on Wednesday. Powered by Mastercard®, it is a corporate card that enables enterprises to earn unlimited…

Singapore’s Sea Ltd prepares move into Indonesia’s insurance sector – report

Singapore-headquartered e-commerce and gaming giant Sea Ltd is said to be preparing a move into Indonesia’s insurance sector. The US-listed tech firm has prepared plans to acquire…

Singapore’s Funding Societies steps into Vietnam in fifth market expansion

Funding Societies, a Singapore-based small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) digital financing platform, has officially launched in Vietnam on Tuesday, marking its fifth market…

Airwallex rolls out more global payments services in Singapore with virtual business cards and card expenses launch

After officially entering the Singapore market in January, global fintech firm Airwallex continues to progressively roll out key offerings in its global payments suite with…