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Malaysia to enact laws to better regulate ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ schemes

Malaysia's central bank is working with the Finance Ministry and Securities Commission Malaysia to enact laws to better regulate 'Buy Now Pay Later' (BNPL) schemes. Bank Negara…

Standard Chartered to provide $500M financing to BNPL firm Atome for its expansion

UK multinational banking group Standard Chartered announced on Wednesday it plans to provide financing of $500 million in Singapore FinTech firm Atome Financial, as part of a…

Bank Negara Malaysia working with ‘relevant authorities’ to address concerns over BNPL

Malaysia central bank said on Thursday it is working with relevant authorities and others to address growing concerns related to buy now, pay later (BNPL) schemes. "While the BNPL…

Atome partners Softbank-backed travel tech firm Klook to expand BNPL services

Hong Kong-headquartered travel and leisure booking platform Klook and Singapore-based buy now pay later (BNPL) firm Atome announced a regional partnership to expand buy now pay…

Malaysia-based PayHalal partners Atome to offer ‘Shariah-compliant’ BNPL options in Malaysia, Indonesia

Malaysia-based Shariah-compliant payment firm PayHalal announced that it has partnered Singapore-based buy now pay later (BNPL) platform Atome, to enable seamless Murabaha buy now…

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-based Buy-Now-Pay-Later (BNPL) platform Atome to expand its payment offerings regionally across…

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 Later services when the ride-hailing and payment firm ran a cash rebate promotion in Malaysia in June.…