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3 in 4 APAC Banks Believe Fraud Will Increase This Year

Almost three in four banks in Asia Pacific anticipate that fraud in their country will increase in 2019, according to a recent poll by FICO. Two of the main areas of concern are card-not-present fraud and application fraud. Card-not-present payments

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Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia 2019’s Banking And Fintech Superstars

Forbes has released its fourth annual 30 Under 30 Asia list, which features 300 disruptors, innovators and entrepreneurs from the region, all under the age of 30. Across 10 categories, young entrepreneurs and rising stars have been selected from 23

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With this New ATM by NCR, You Only Need to Wave Your Hand to Get Cash

American banking solution vendor NCR Corporation showcased its latest range of self service banking solution recently at Money 20/20. One of the machines in particular caught our attention. Dubbed concept “Kelpie,” the technology allows users to complete banking requests without

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Finaxar Wins the Visa Everywhere Initiative with its Financing Solution

Visa announced Finaxar as the winner of the Visa Everywhere Initiative (VEI) 2019 during the Singapore finals. Finaxar is perhaps best known for partnering with Lazada to offer financing for its merchants. It was chosen from a group of ten

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Bain & Company Names New Asia Pacific’s Regional Managing Partner

Bain & Company, a global business and management consultancy, announced that Satish Shankar will take on the role of Regional Managing Partner for Asia Pacific (APAC), effective April 1st. A veteran in the firm for over 20 years, Satish will continue to be

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Singapore Banks Beat Hong Kong Counterparts In Digital Transformation

Singapore banks are beating their Hong Kong counterparts in terms of digital transformation, according to a research by labor market intelligence startup JobTech which analyzed the state of digitalization in banks in both locations based on their hiring activities in

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EmTech Asia Delves Into The Impact of Technology On Life And The World Around Us

Co-organised by MIT Technology Review and Koelnmesse Pte Ltd, the sixth edition of EmTech Asia 2019 was held on 22 and 23 January 2019 at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre. The two-day conference was attended by over

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What Happened to Fintech Singapore’s Previous Pick of Hottest Fintech Startups?

In mid 2016, after sifting through copious amounts of reports, studies and our own internal evaluations we’ve come up with a definitive list of the 30 hottest fintech startups in Singapore. (an updated list for 2019 is also available here)

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