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Standard Chartered unveils K11 Atelier Priority Pr

It aims to address the specific needs of affluent clients with HK$8m in AUM.
1 day ago

Long way ahead for the Philippines’ digital banking hopes

Infrastructure and consumer issues remain, even with the framework laid out.
9 days ago

Thailand IPO boom to buoy Siam Commercial Bank's bottom line

The country is Asia's second most active IPO market in 2020.
23 days ago

How TranSwap helps SMEs expand overseas by cutting FX costs

Their solution was developed with API integration, which enables small transfers in large volumes to be credited in real-time.
28 days ago

How Philippines' cash management services transformed and thrived in the pandemic

Big businesses are pushing MSMEs to take up digital banking, says Carlo Nazareno, head of cash management at BDO.
1 month ago

New regulations imperil China's online microlenders

Additional schemes could stifle growth of cross-provincial borrowing.
1 month ago

APAC banks face challenging 2021 as small lenders hurtle towards mergers

Banks in Indonesia, Japan, and Taiwan are likely to consolidate due to weak performances, analysts say.
1 month ago

Thailand readies foundations for digital banking

In a surging digital economy, the country is poised to make its mark.
1 month ago

St. James's Place's Gary Harvey on rise of tech, other wealth advisory trends

Despite rise of robo-advisory, Singaporeans overwhelmingly prefer face-to-face advisory, he said.
2 months ago

HSBC Singapore foresees a digital, green future for banks in 2021

Digital banking and sustainable products are viewed by leaders as key to resilience.
2 months ago

How to build a future-ready bank amidst a crisis

Consumers are willing to trade their personal info for more tailored service offerings, says Accenture's Paul Ng.
3 months ago

Mastercard's Rama Sridhar on why fintechs are leading the charge for financial inclusion

Mastercard has collaborated with fintechs that meet the underserved's financial needs.
3 months ago

Hong Kong's only homegrown virtual bank wins big by leveraging data

WeLab Bank achieved 10,000 sign-ups just 10 days after launch.
4 months ago

No ‘one-size-fits-all' for mobile bank TMRW

UOB’s mobile-only bank makes use of personalization to attract Thailand, Indonesia’s tech-savvy generation.
4 months ago

Indonesia's Bank Mandiri outlines data strategies as pandemic continues

Their partnership with Cloudera has given them valuable insight on customer behavior.
4 months ago

How Spenmo helps businesses secure direct loans

The platform also allows merchants to effectively manage expenses.
6 months ago

Contactless payments shift to overdrive as APAC locks down

Individuals and businesses scramble to adapt, but pitfalls remain.
6 months ago