Asia Financial Services News

Asia Financial Services News

  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 September 2022
The MAS and Bank Indonesia have commenced work on cross-border QR code payments as part of the ASEAN payments connectivity effort.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 September 2022
The BNPL wallet of Akulaku has partnered with Alipay+ to allow Indonesian customers to use the BNPL solution at Alipay+ global merchants.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 September 2022
The MAS has launched the 2022 MoneySense Campaign to help individuals gain financial confidence to take control of their financial wellbeing.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 September 2022
Standard Chartered has completed pilot testing of MonetaGo’s Trade Financing Validation Service to assess the risks of duplicate trade finance fraud.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 15 September 2022
A new Australia-India exchange program will support female entrepreneurs to internationally launch their tech businesses.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 25 August 2022
The MAS announced the launch of the Green Singapore Government Securities (Infrastructure) bond, its inaugural sovereign green bond.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 25 August 2022
Santander UK has appointed Australian firm, Roolife Group (RLG), to spearhead the entry of its UK businesses into the Asian market.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 25 August 2022
Independent accounting firm, Marcum Berstein & Pinchuk (MBP), has opened a new office in Singapore’s Marina Bay Financial Centre precinct.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 25 August 2022
8VI Holdings Limited announced it entered into an agreement to acquire a 9.6 per cent stake in Taiwan-based fintech company, GUGU Fintech.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 25 August 2022
The financial services industry found it hard to adapt to the digital evolution of the customer, according to Pranav Seth from Techcombank.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 25 August 2022
The MAS responded to several concerns expressed by Members of Parliament over the exposure of Singapore to cryptocurrency’s volatility.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 25 August 2022
Citi has unveiled a new sustainability-focused time deposit solution and Visa has introduced eco-friendly payment solutions for cardholders.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 July 2022
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the People’s Bank of China (PBC) renewed their bilateral currency swap agreement until 2027.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 July 2022
Singaporean cashback and rewards platform, ShopBack, has announced the official launch of its new BNPL option, ShopBack PayLater.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 July 2022
Taipei-based financial services organisation, E.SUN Financial Holding Company, has become the latest firm to join the RE100 initiative.
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