Financial Services

India’s digital payments system speeds financial inclusion

India's approach to digital payments emphasises readiness for technological shifts and the importance of digital public infrastructure (DPI).
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India’s digital payments system speeds financial inclusion

India's approach to digital payments emphasises readiness for technological shifts and the importance of digital public infrastructure (DPI).
3 days ago

Fintech startup streamlines SME credit assessment for banks through AI

With InRiskable, banks can assess SMEs’ credit risks with 80% less time and 97% accuracy.

Tokyo seeks “friendliest city” title for local, foreign startups

It looks to increase its number of unicorns and startups tenfold over the next 5 years.

How can financial institutions build customer loyalty in the modern era?

It’s no longer just about giving perks, but about offering experiences, industry leaders said.

Fintech investors nowadays prioritise profitability over valuation

An expert said fintechs must have more than one revenue stream to attract investors amidst economic slump.

Evergrande Group asks stock exchange to resume trading

It suspended its trading last 28 September following its executive director’s case.

Businesses in Asia Pacific strive to enhance TPRM to overcome complex challenges

Moody’s expert Choon Hong Chua suggests strategies for navigating geopolitical disruptions and exhorts top-level corporate support for TPRM.

Banks urged to integrate ESG data into IT systems: McKinsey

Banks must apply a use-case driven approach to introduce new ESG capabilities.

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.

Satya Ganesh of Standard Chartered clinches Executive of the Year award for Banking at Malaysia Management Excellence Awards 2021

The Bank changes how financial institutions leverage innovative technological solutions, automation, and digitisation to develop future proof...

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