Virtual banks on the rise

As digital banks start operating in Asian markets like South Korea and Hong Kong, there is a lot of promise as well as challenges arising from this new type of financial firm


Aussie robo eyes Thai market

Sydney-based Raiz Invest aims for expansion in Southeast Asia, but does not have any intentions of tapping the Hong Kong and Singapore markets.


Q2 2019 Cryptocurrency Anti-Money Laundering Report

Rivalling robberies in the first quarter, hackers stole more than $124 million from exchanges and infrastructure in Q2, making a total of $227 million stolen from exchanges so far this year.


Singapore's Digital Banks: Davids vs Goliaths?

The country's easily accessible digital infrastructure has also enabled traditional banks to deploy sophisticated solutions that are often the strength of digital banks elsewhere.


Fintech Platform Acquires Securities Firm

The acquisition «enhances the Group’s leading position in the alternative lending market and enables us to immediately ramp up our engagement with sophisticated investors via debt securities fundraising and credit fund management,» Helic


The Pulse of Fintech H1 2019

The fintech market in most areas of the world remained relatively strong and well poised for growth.