soCash raises US$6M Series B to convert retail shops into virtual ATMs

Users can place a cash order via the soCash app and select a nearby merchant to collect the cash from, while the app deducts the selected amount from the customer’s account 

Customer onboarding and the brand new digital banking licences by MAS

It is easier to acquire a digital banking license with a trusted partner 

3 ways banks, fintechs and FIs can harness AI for success

How will advanced AI-powered financial services enhance the customer experience? 

Singapore-based Moneythor joins Mastercard Start Path programme

Moneythor is the only Southeast Asia-based fintech company to join the programme in this batch 

If you can't beat 'em, sleep with 'em

Go-Jek and LinkAja just announced a partnership, and we are excited to see where this is going 

These tech companies are eyeing for Singapore's digital banking license

Five digital banking licenses are up for grab for eligible fintech service providers. Who will they be? 

Temasek, Tencent inject US$35M into open-banking software company TrueLayer

The three-year-old London-based fintech, TrueLayer, sells open-banking software 

3 promising fintech verticals in Southeast Asia

Depending on where you are in the world, the term ‘fintech’ can conjure up lots of different mental images 

500 Startups, IIX, Expara Ventures invest in fintech social enterprise Salutat

The company said it will use the seed round to improve low-income micro-entrepreneurs lending, especially to women 

How AI can transform the insurance industry

There are three ways for AI to help improve efficiency and security in the insurance industry