Data released by ServiceSeeking.com showed that 89 per cent of small and medium-sized enterprises have never heard of fintech.

Data released by ServiceSeeking.com showed that 89 per cent of small and medium-sized enterprises have never heard of fintech.

Four banks have been selected for a digital banking pilot program established by Singaporean government agencies, in conjunction with the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

Four banks have been selected for a digital banking pilot program established by Singaporean government agencies, in conjunction with the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

Vietnam-based technology hub ‘Kiwi Connection’ had seen more than 100 entrepreneurs from New Zealand come on board to expand business opportunities in South-East Asia in its first nine months.

Vietnam-based technology hub ‘Kiwi Connection’ had seen more than 100 entrepreneurs from New Zealand come on board to expand business opportunities in South-East Asia in its first nine months.

ASIC’s licence exemption for fintechs to test products without a licence would not make a ‘material difference’ to everybody across the industry.

ASIC’s licence exemption for fintechs to test products without a licence would not make a ‘material difference’ to everybody across the industry.

Westpac has this week announced the launched of a mobile experience to allow customers to access banking features while using social apps including Facebook Messenger, Twitter, and Snapchat.

Westpac has this week announced the launched of a mobile experience to allow customers to access banking features while using social apps including Facebook Messenger, Twitter, and Snapchat.

The fintech sector in Vietnam raised a total of $129 million in 2016 with a spike in start-up deals last year, valued at $205 million, according to a Topica Founder Institute Report.

The fintech sector in Vietnam raised a total of $129 million in 2016 with a spike in start-up deals last year, valued at $205 million, according to a Topica Founder Institute Report.

consortium of state-owned Chinese companies and private enterprises has created an investment fund for fintech mergers and acquisitions.

A consortium of state-owned Chinese companies and private enterprises has created an investment fund for fintech mergers and acquisitions.

Government earmarks $10 million to grow the network of incubators and accelerators, together with $3 million in direct grants to start-ups.

The Government has earmarked $10 million to grow the network of incubators and accelerators, together with $3 million in direct grants to start-ups.

Cautious investors may behind the second consecutive quarterly drop in fintech deals, according to a report from KPMG and CB Insights.

Cautious investors may behind another consecutive quarterly drop in fintech deals, according to a report from KPMG and CB Insights.

Shantanu Sengupta, Head, Consumer Banking Group, DBS Bank India

"We have seen a significant amount of action in the fintech space in India - competition is no longer limited to banks, the competition today is with the banks and fintech providers; the entry of the disruptors has helped the overall ecosystem by driving awareness and inquisitiveness in customers to try new-age digital solutions..."