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Feb 23, 2021 05:50 AM

MC Payment aims to provide convenience, scalability to businesses

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FOR digital payments services firm MC Payment, its goal is to become a leading digital payments player in South-east...

Feb 23, 2021 05:50 AM

Plugging the financing gap with alternative fundings to keep SMEs in business

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WITH SMEs making up 99 per cent of Singapore's enterprises, they are a significant factor in the nation's overall...

Feb 22, 2021 10:48 AM

TransferWise rebrands as Wise, to hire over 70 new staff in Singapore

UK-BASED digital payments firm TransferWise on Monday announced its rebranding to Wise and the expansion of its...

Feb 22, 2021 05:50 AM

British-linked fintechs seeking 'cure for Brexit' in Lithuania

THANKS in part to Brexit, Lithuania is becoming a fintech hub as a growing number of UK-linked digital financial...

Feb 19, 2021 01:37 PM

Asean e-payments market could be worth US$1.5 trillion: report

ONLINE payment providers could nab a market of at least US$1.5 trillion in the region, a recent report on the...

Feb 17, 2021 03:43 PM

Indonesians show negative attitudes towards online lending: study

AS many as six in 10 Indonesians are wary of online lending, citing unethical practices by lenders including...

Feb 9, 2021 11:30 AM

SME lender Funding Societies expands to Thailand

FUNDING Societies, a digital financing platform for small and medium enterprises (SME) in South-east Asia, has...

Feb 9, 2021 05:50 AM

SGX in joint venture to start bond trading platform

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THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) and its wholly owned subsidiary, Asian Gateway Investments (AGI), on Monday entered...

Feb 8, 2021 06:16 PM

SGX unit, Trumid and Hillhouse in JV to launch Asian bond trading platform

THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) and its wholly owned subsidiary, Asian Gateway Investments (AGI), on Monday entered...

Feb 8, 2021 05:50 AM

Brokers must 'act and think' like fintechs

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SINGAPORE'S traditional retail broking business has been facing intense competition in recent years as more retail...

Feb 5, 2021 05:50 PM

Fintech startup GajiGesa raises US$2.5m in seed funding to expand reach in Indonesia

GAJIGESA, a fintech platform that allows users to access their wages in real-time, has raised US$2.5 million in seed...