Mobile Payments

Kashmi Launches 360° Digital Banking Product For Southeast Asia

Kashmi, a Singaporean social payment app, has announced it will be launching Southeast Asia’s ‘360° fully digital banking product’ in Q1 2017. Developed from its existing offering, Kashmi will become a social, mobile, all-in-one neo-banking product designed to fit seamlessly

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First 5 Licensed Players in Hong Kong Digital Payment Landscape

Hong Kong had granted Stored Value Facilities (SVF) Licenses to the first 5 batch of digital payment payment providers last month according to Startup Beat. This is in response to Payment Systems and Stored Value Facilities Ordinance which came into

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Are These 2 Vietnamese E-Wallet Alternatives Better Than Paypal?

E-wallets are becoming a key staple for expats, travelers and digital nomads all over the world. But what is the easiest, safest and most convenient E-Wallet for managing your money away from home? The thing about E-wallets is that they

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Singapore Payment Company Raises US$4.5M in Series B Round

Funds To Drive Product Development of Key Offerings – Xaavan, MatchCab, ffastpay and MC Payment MC Payment, a financial technology and business solutions provider based in Singapore, has raised S$6 million (US$4.5 million) in a Series B round. The funds

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Top 4 Mobile Payment Apps in Hong Kong

In contempt of the advanced banking systems and financial platforms offered by the city’s multi-billion dollar banks and financial institutions, a substantial portion of the Hong Kong population currently utilizes non-bank payment platforms and applications to send cross-border payments and

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KPMG and MAS on Electronic Payments With “Singapore Payments Roadmap”

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has published a “Singapore Payments Roadmap” which it has commissioned KPMG Advisory to produce. In a speech at the Sim Kee Boon Institute for Financial Economics, the Managing Director of MAS, Mr Ravi Menon,

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Interactive Infographic about Realtime Mobile Usage And Revenue Generated From Mobile Traffic

Amazing Social Media Data Analysis By Numbers Social Media is quickly becoming a force to be reckoned with. It seems like every day there’s a new way to send a picture, start a chat, meet new people, tweet, watch a

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Momo – The Rising Star of Vietnam Fintech in Online Payments

With one-quarter of the population aged under 25, Vietnam has a real potential for disruptive technology to gain mainstream attention. Launched in June 2014, MoMo, a service of M_Service, which works both as an e-wallet and a payment app, has

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Google Expands Android Pay to Asia Starting with Singapore

Singapore is the first country to get Android Pay in Asia but won’t be the last as Google plans to expand to more countries in the region; although no precision has been made as to where the mobile wallet will

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Installing Android Pay in Singapore – An Experience

Android Pay was launched recently in Singapore, as the very first country to experience it in Asia, right after Apple Pay and Samsung Pay hit the market. Apple Pay or Samsung Pay is not an option for Adroid devices. Android powers

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