Crypto assets rewrite estate planning

Former financial planner and partner of cryptocurrency brokerage firm Bitcoin Trader, Warrick Pleash, says a catch-22 is that without instructions as to the location of the crypto and its digital key, those assets could be lost forever.


Standard Chartered Splashes on Digital Banking

Since then Standard Chartered rolled out digital initiatives across its wealth management and retail units and also launched eXellerator, an innovation lab located in Singapore.


Takaful Malaysia launches online sales portal

“By embracing digital tools and technology to offer up differentiated product offerings and services, we will delight our customers with a better user experience, enhanced protection products and high quality service."


Banks race for digital technology

And smartphone ownership has exploded, with 84 per cent of mobile-phone owners in 2017 carrying smartphones, up from 78 per cent in 2016, according to Wong.


Insurance CROs under pressure from digital risks

Our CRO survey found the maturity of insurers’ understanding, measuring and governing cyber risks has come a long way over the last 12 months, but the tasks are still evolving.