Goldman Sachs leads US$52M funding round for now Singapore-based fintech JUMO

JUMO is a tech platform for operating inclusive mobile financial service marketplaces and now will expand to Asia with the opening of its office in Singapore 

Malaysian fintech startup MyCash in talks to raise US$2M for expansion into Australia, Europe

MyCash is now seeking regulatory approval to build and operate innovative remittances and banking services in every market it operates, and wants to become a ‘virtual bank for the unbanked’ 

Lending Club CEO: US’s and China’s P2P lending need clearer regulation and communication

The fast-growing sector fostered a series of unicorns: US P2P pioneer Lending Club was valued at US$5.4 billion in its 2014 IPO 

3 startups that can turn blockchain tech into an everyday tool for Asian users

At no other time has blockchain so permeated social consciousness 

4 ways ICOs are democratising the VC industry

The ICO market is clearly still in its early stage; There are benefits to reap but there are also improvements that need to happen 

3 ways blockchain tech can protect against identity fraud

Identity fraud is the digital world’s biggest problem, but it doesn’t have to be that way 

China's P2P lending nightmare leaves investors with 3 sobering lessons

Should this trend in the world's largest P2P lending market worry investors in Singapore? 

How is fintech shaping financial services? Here are some thoughts from an industry veteran

Mohsin Jameel, an industry veteran and a successful entrepreneur has a lot to say about the “Fintech Market” and what to expect from it in the future 

P2P lending fintech startup KoinWorks just capped a total of US$15.7M funding

The digital Small Medium Enterprises (SME)-focussed fintech received fresh funding from Mandiri Capital Indonesia, Gunung Sewu, and Convergence Venture