FinTech

calculator

Sequoia funds biz financing startup Incomlend

Business financing startup Incomlend has won a vote of confidence from…


Matthew Tippetts

Cambodia payments startup CEO admits 'challenges and setbacks' after delaying launch

Launching a new tech business is tough, but Cambodia’s Clik has made it look…


The Singapore startup building Africa's 'super app'

Raphael Dana came right out and said it: his startup, Gozem, is “fully…


Grabinvest, Grab Finance,

Grab wants to lend you money and help you invest

Grab took a big step forward today in its financial services ambitions by…


Wall Street, finance, wealth, economy

Robo-advisor app StashAway gets funding for expansion

Robo-advisor app StashAway, which is open to accredited investors and ordinary…


Ant Financial, Ant Group, Jack Ma, Alibaba

Jack Ma's fintech giant Ant: a brief history of its Southeast Asia empire building

Now we know that Ant Financial—or Ant Group, as we apparently must call it from…


Ex-Amazon drone exec joins Gojek as CTO

One month after losing its long-serving chief technology officer, Gojek has…


Billionaire Li Ka-shing behind ambitious new Southeast Asia digital bank

Slowly, piece by piece, an ambitious new Southeast Asia digital bank is putting…


Payfazz gets $53m funding for network of mobile money agents

Continuing a streak of notably large investments for Indonesian startups,…


Ai mirror, magic mirror, cosmetics, new retail, AI

‘New retail’ and the tech changing how we shop

What is the future of shopping? The whole concept of how we shop is changing…