FinTech

3 Ways cryptocurrency is innovating finance in the APAC region

Digital currencies are the future in Asia, declare Gordon Clarke and Emir…


Philippines to stop accepting digital bank applications for 3 years, caps licenses to 7

The Philippine central bank will close the application window for digital…


Does Axiata-RHB consortium have what it takes to win a digital bank license in Malaysia? [Q&A]

Editor’s note: This interview is part of a Q&A series with some of the…


Singapore’s Sea Q2 revenue jumps 159% on-year; raises full year 2021 guidance

Singapore-headquartered e-commerce and gaming group Sea Ltd reported a 158.6…


Singapore financing startup Jenfi raises $6.3M Series A led by Monk’s Hill Ventures

Singapore-based revenue-based financing company Jenfi said Tuesday it has…


Sunway iLabs announces top 5 startups for its 2021 Super Accelerator program

Malaysia-based conglomerate Sunway Group’s innovation arm, Sunway Innovation…


Challenges and opportunities as Buy Now, Pay Later shopping gains traction in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur-based Lau Chi Yan, 33, bought an oven online using Grab’s Pay…


AirAsia's BigPay raises up to $100M in financing from South Korea's SK Group

Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia Group's FinTech unit BigPay announced on…


Indonesia BNPL firm Kredivo plans go public via via $2.5B SPAC merger

FinAccel, the parent of Indonesian digital consumer credit platform Kredivo,…