Mr Shahazwan “Juan” Harris, Former Executive Director, Investments at Khazanah Nasional Berhad has joined StashAway’s Advisory Committee. He joins Sim Hwee Hoon, former CEO of Morgan Stanley Singapore; Dr. Pranay Gupta, former Head of Multi-Asset Strategies at Temasek’s Fullerton...
CardUp, a credit card enablement platform based in Singapore, has appointed Invapay founder Sid Vasili as a board member and Sandeep Krishnamani as Head of Business Development. The company has also created a new advisory committee, responsible for...
NEM (New Economy Model) is delighted to announce that NEM’s own cryptocurrency, XEM, has exclusively listed on BitoPro, a digital asset exchange owned by BitoEX. The listing expands NEM’s presence in the Taiwanese market and will enable...
1. InstaReM, Southeast Asia’s hottest digital cross-border payments company co-founded by an Indian entrepreneur, has announced the first close of its US$ 45 million (INR 322 crore) Series C round, at over US$ 20 million (INR 143.15 crore). 2. The...
Ping An Insurance delivered blockchain-based international trade finance platform, eTradeConnect, which is initiated by seven founding banks in Hong Kong and facilitated by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (“HKMA”). OneConnect, a Fintech subsidiary of Ping An, was appointed to...
Korean Fintech start-up QARAsoft, provider of online investment advisory and asset management services using deep-learning technology, today announced a collaboration with Hankyung TV. Through the collaboration, QARAsoft’s KOSHO, an AI-driven financial forecasting and analytics app, will provide financial data...
Hong Kong-based digital banking provider Neat (FintechDB Profile) today announced a funding of US3M led by Linear Capital, a China-based venture capital firm. This brings the total funding raised by Neat to US5M since it started its funding round...
SmartPesa (Fintech DB Profile) announced today the launch of its Android POS solution in Southeast Asia. With the fragmentation of point-of-sale (POS) solutions, many merchants are faced with the need to invest in multiple payment technologies. SmartPesa’s Android POS...
HelloGold recognised by The World Economic Forum ASEAN 2018 for its dynamism and innovative contribution to financial and economic inclusion Fintech savings platform HelloGold has received Shariah certification for the HelloGold Token (HGT). The Fatwa was issued by the...
Gifto (www.gifto.io), the world’s largest blockchain-based decentralized application (dApp) ecosystem, today announced a partnership with NEM (www.nem.io), a leading blockchain application platform. Through this partnership, Gifto will over the next several months test the NEM blockchain for improved scalability...