Indonesian student loan startup Dana Cita enters the Philippines

Dana Cita will launch in the Philippines under localised moniker Bukas 

What's in store for blockchain and cryptocurrency?

Cryptocurrency is just the tip of an iceberg called blockchain technology 

OVO expands to P2P lending service by acquiring Taralite

Indonesian mobile wallet OVO confirmed it has acquired P2P lending startup Taralite 

The rise of gig economy and how it affects fintech

Most lenders who are on the outlook to serve the gig economy have a very promising opportunity ahead of them 

Online payment startup Curlec raises seed funding from Captii Ventures

The Malaysia-based online Direct Debit payments company has completed its seed funding round with the fresh funding 

Where is digital fintech advancement headed in 2019?

Financial institutions, irrespective of their size, should consider becoming digitally mature 

AI-based payment installment fintech Rely secures pre-Series A funding from Goldbell Financial Service

The company is based in Singapore and has championed the ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ concept 

P2P lending fintech Validus closes over US$15.2M Series B funding led by Dutch bank FMO

Validus Capital marked the Dutch development bank’s first investment in Asia 

Digitised school tuition startup InfraDigital raises seed funding from Fenox Ventures

The startup raises seed funding from investors like Appworks Ventures, Fenox Ventures, and Google’s and Netflix's angel investors 

How blockchain enabled startups to raise capital

We are now experiencing the dawn of a new era for funding blockchain startups via a more stable, regulated vehicle known as the Security Token