Financial Services

AIA Singapore’s insurtech investment recognised at the 2021 Asian Experience Awards

The company earned the Singapore Digital Experience of the Year award in the Financial Services category.

9 in 10 of APAC corporates have more liquidity now than pre-pandemic: survey

Corporate cash balances in APAC now top $4t, the most on record.

Why HK is the ideal platform for mainland GBA firms seeking global expansion

HKTDC, ACCA list services HK can offer for businesses expanding in RCEP markets.

AIA new portal wins in the Asian Experience Awards by Asian Business Review for seamless claims process

AIA’s latest digital innovation raised the standards on claims experience, providing greater peace of  mind with financial assurance so that customers...

PT Bank KEB Hana Indonesia’s Line Bank assists in increasing financial inclusion in Indonesia

The initiative bagged the Indonesia Technology Excellence Award for Digital - Financial Services.

Paybooc app named User Experience of the Year in the 2021 Asian Experience Awards

BC Card’s contactless and seamless payment service won a User Experience award in the Payment category. 

Singlife with Aviva solves an age-old issue with empathy and smart technology

Singlife with Aviva's eMedex initiative bagged the Singapore Service Experience of the Year - Financial Services at the Asian Experience Awards 2021 

UOB wins big for exemplary workforce transformation initiatives at Asian Experience Awards

It expanded the Professional Conversion Programme to train over 1,000 employees in Singapore

Krungsri Consumer bags awards for streamlined services at the Technology Excellence Awards

Its UCHOOSE mobile app and automated collection process earned recognition.

Great customer experience is a leadership commitment, says EY’s Sam Lo

Digitalisation, analytics can enable better products and services.

Singaporean corporates spearhead Asia’s green banking drive

60% of Singaporean enterprises are taking ESG requests for proposals.

UOB, IMDA digitalise SG-China cross-border trade flows

This is expected to speed up the electronic exchange of trade documents.

Green finance in APAC to grow amidst data and disclosure gaps

But is it growing fast enough for the region to achieve climate goals?

Grab-Singtel, iFAST apply for Malaysian digital bank license

Bank Negara Malaysia is expected to issue up to five licenses by Q1 2022.

MAS, international agencies launch Global Challenge for CBDC solutions

Finalists will receive mentorship from industry experts, a chance to prototype their solutions, and a cash prize.

DBS to start commodity trading on London Metal Exchange

The London Metal Exchange is the biggest marketplace for industrial metals in the world.