S’pore’s Sea Ltd Eyes Digital Bank In Indonesia Following Acquisition Of Indonesian Bank
The two banks will be merged into a digital bank, which can be used by customers on its e-commerce marketplace subsidiary Shopee.
Grab’s Fintech Arm Raises Over US$300M In Series A Funding Round – Now Valued At US$3B
According to GFG, this Series A round marks the next step in its growth as total revenues increased by over 40 per cent from 2019 to 2020.
8 Features From YouTrip Compared Against Malaysia’s MAE, BigPay & Merchantrade
YouTrip will be launching its multicurrency digital wallet in Malaysia soon. But how does it compare against existing competitors here?
GoBear’s Closure Comes As A Shock But Will Unlikely Leave A Dent In S’pore’s Finance Industry
GoBear cited the failure to raise additional funds from existing or new investors as the primary reason for closure.
S’pore Fintech Startup GoBear Ceases Operations After Failing To Raise Additional Funds
Five-year-old startup GoBear said that the COVID-19 pandemic made the operating and fundraising environment "very challenging".
Parliament: Cryptocurrency Providers In S’pore Will Now Have To Be Regulated Under MAS
Any entity that facilitates the transmission, exchange or storage of cryptocurrencies will now have to be licensed.
Razer Fintech Partners S’pore Startup Rely To Offer ‘Buy-Now-Pay-Later’ For Merchants In SEA
Through this partnership, RMS’ merchants will now be able to provide interest-free BNPL services for its customers.
What Is A Digital Bank? Here’s What You Can Expect When It Launches In S’pore Starting 2022
If you are still unfamiliar with digital banks, we've done a breakdown of it so you will know what to expect when it launches from 2022.
Grab-Singtel Consortium Hiring 200 Roles By End 2021 For Its Digital Bank In S’pore
It expects to fill these roles by the end of next year and so far, only about 10 to 15 per cent of them have been filled.
S’pore To Get 4 Digital Banks: Grab-Singtel Consortium, Sea Won Digital Full Bank Licenses
Licensees will now be able to provide retail customers with services such as account openings, deposits, as well as debit and credit cards.
MAS: Non-Banks Like Grab, Razer, Singtel’s Dash To Support PayNow And Fast From Feb 2021
MAS managing director Ravi Menon said this move helps to close the "last-mile gap in Singapore's e-payments journey."
Fintech Startups, Here’s Your Chance To Pitch Investment Solutions To Bursa Malaysia
InvestHack is a hackathon by Bursa Malaysia, meant to gather top fintech solutions to solve retail investment issues in the market.