FinTech

Touch ‘n Go eWallet expands cross-border payment to China in collaboration with Alipay

Touch ‘n Go Group, via TNG Digital Sdn Bhd (TNG Digital), owner and operator of Touch ‘n Go eWallet, announced Monday it is expanding its cross-border payment capabilities to…

GHL partners Alipay+ to enable travelers to use mobile e-wallets

GHL Systems Berhad (GHL), a Malaysia-based payment solution provider, is partnering with Alipay+, a global cross-border digital payments and marketing solution, to enable foreign…

ANEXT Bank launches new industry initiative to scale financial inclusion for SMEs

ANEXT Bank, a digital wholesale bank incorporated in Singapore and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ant Group, on Wednesday unveiled its latest initiative to drive further industry…

HashKey Capital Singapore gets fund management service approval from MAS

HashKey Capital Singapore Pte. Ltd., together with its affiliates, announced Friday that it has received its in-principle approval for the Capital Markets Services (CMS) license…

Neobanking is a boon to Singapore’s economy

Singapore recently ranked top in the world for financial inclusion, according to an inaugural global survey. This means that Singapore provides its residents with the greatest…

BigPay launches into the cryptocurrency space in partnership with TripleA

BigPay, a Malaysia-based FinTech firm, has partnered Singapore-based crypto payment firm TripleA, to launch its crypto top-up feature. BigPay said in a statement on Thursday its…

Singapore FinTech Association & 5 national FinTech associations to form Asean FinTech Movement

The Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) and five other national FinTech associations in Southeast Asia have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to form the ASEAN FinTech…

United Kingdom’s Wise gets licence from MAS for investment product launch

Wise, the United Kingdom-based payment firm, announced Wednesday that it has received a capital markets services licence from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), which will…

United Kingdom fintech firm Weavr expands to Singapore

Weavr, a United Kingdom-headquartered technology provider that empowers businesses with plug-and-play embedded finance solutions, has set up in Singapore as part of its mission to…

DBS introduces programmable money live pilot for government vouchers

Singaporean bank DBS on Monday announced a partnership with Open Government Products (OGP) to launch a live pilot where purpose-bound money-based vouchers (PBM vouchers) are…