Citi Launches Chatbot in Singapore

Singapore bank OCBC introduced AI-powered chatbot «Emma» in 2016 to respond to customers’ queries on home and renovation loans, and has since raked in more than S$100 million in home loans.


Digital disruptor opens new money transfer service to China

The expansion follows Azimo’s recent launch of fast weekend transfers to a number of countries including Nigeria, the Philippines, Bangladesh and Colombia, allowing money transfers to reach recipients in less than an hour even at weekends.


Netwealth partners for engagement

The partnership follows in a long line of successes for Netwealth in recent weeks. In its recent half-year results, the platform reported having doubled its managed account funds under management.


Hong Kong Next In Line For Faster Payments

The infrastructure will link into 20 banks and eight electronic payment operators, with payers able to use mobile phone numbers or email addresses to make payments in the Hong Kong dollar or renminbi.