According to a report by Financial Times (FT), China is planning to break up Ant Group’s online payment platform Alipay. The group has been instructed to create a separate application for its loan payment business. Ant Group’s shares have fallen by more than 4% since the news of the break-up first broke.
Powered by the proliferation of retail trading apps and easy-to-access investing guides for beginner or amateur individual investors, the retail investing segment has been growing
How ADDX uses technology to help smaller investors participate in private capital and what their recent rebrand means Singapore-based digital securities platform ADDX has been
Although BNPL platforms have been accused of leading consumers into debt traps, their popularity has been surging across the Asia Pacific since last year By
Jack Ma and his companies Alibaba and Ant Group, have received massive regulatory blows from Chinese authorities since Ma criticized them in October last year.
[ Press Release ] Accenture and Cyberport Invite Asia Pacific Startups to Accelerate their Fintech Innovation in a Collaborative Environment
Applications are now being accepted for the Accenture (NYSE: ACN) Fintech Innovation Lab Asia Pacific, held in collaboration with Hong Kong Cyberport. The 12-week program
Remitting money overseas is necessary, but it doesn’t have to be risky By Ivy Lun If you’re a frequent user of digital remittance platforms, you
Hong Kong-based seasoned banker and investor Jennifer Cao talks to Jumpstart about the financial inclusion of women in Asia, and how supporting women in business
The world’s financing structures have been unable to match SMEs’ demand for credit. With their credit needs unmet, alternative finance channels have entered the spotlight.
As consumers across the globe shift to digital, there has been a dramatic increase in the adoption of wearable payment technology, with the industry set
The latest in the Indian subcontinent’s race to establish itself in the global innovation and tech landscape: here are eight Indian unicorns that worked their
The insurtech market in the APAC region is big enough for players of all sizes, as long as their value proposition checks out, says Coherent