This e-credit card allows Filipinos to buy big-ticket items online with easy instalments

In addition to BillEase, the startup also offers Balikbayad, a lending platform for overseas Filipinos, and Loan Ranger, a short-term instant credit platform 

MYPINPAD and Clik aim to unify the digital point-of-sale industry

Payment personal authentication provider MYPINPAD PARTNERS partners with Southeast Asia payments aggregator Clik 

Indonesian sharia-compliant fintech ALAMI raises funding from tryb Group

ALAMI is a marketplace for Islamic financing in Indonesia and it offers a P2P funding platform 

Payworld turns retail shops into 'banks' for low-income people to remit and withdraw cash, get micro-loans

Payworld is an aggregator of financial services, catering to the low-income market in urban India those from semi-urban and rural India 

A comparison of the fintech climates in Australia and Singapore: same same but different

Two highly-developed free market economies in which fintech flourishes, albeit via different approaches 

KOKU raises US$2M pre-Series A funding from Tencent's Jason Zeng

The Singapore-based fintech works with non-bank financial institutions and liquidity providers to allows its technology assisting on faster and cheaper digital money transfer 

1337 Ventures partners with Malaysia's central bank to launch fintech accelerator programme

Top three startups will receive ​early-stage funding of approximately US$36,500 each 

Vietnam: following an alternative path of finance

The consumer class is growing rapidly in Vietnam, but the accessibility of financial services remains low 

Scoot over ICO, Reverse ICO is here to stay

Leading companies are keeping their eyes peeled as reverse ICOs are becoming a growing phenomenon 

The financial forecast indicates fintech's rising prominence

Fintech is set to be a vibrant part of the global financial system, shaping and innovating the world of finance