Personal Finance Mgt (PFM)

How the world can learn from Indonesia’s microfinance scene

Microfinance disasters have made the news in recent years and the industry has drawn some flak for being unregulated. Indonesia has had relative success. What lessons can we draw from them?  Stories of microloan borrowers in impoverished parts of India

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Southeast Asia’s Forex Social Trading Scene

Social trading is a new way of trading which involves the use of financial social networks as the major information source for making financial decisions. On these platforms, users can compare and copy trades, techniques and strategies of advanced or

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OCBC Bank Launches First A.I. Powered Home Renovation Loan Specialist Chat Bot

With more than 20,000 enquiries logged since its launch in January, OCBC Bank announced today the success of the first-of- its-kind specialised home and renovation loan chatbot service in Singapore. More than 10% of the chat sessions have been converted

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Two Online-Pawnshops: For Rich and for Poor

Pawnshops that moved online has also shown interesting business strategies. And it can be observed with two extremely different types of audiences. British Borro, who attracted £5,6M provides online secured loans through a customer’s luxury assets, targeting the top 10%

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Top 9 Wealthtech Startups in Singapore and Hong Kong

Over the last years, the growth of fintech has gained significant momentum globally, attracting US$19.1 billion in investment in 2015 alone. In Asia, fintech funding reached an all-time high, quadrupling 2014 total with US$4.54 billion in investment across 130 deals,

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Asia The Future Growth Market For Social Trading

European Fintech group ayondo has set sights on the Southeast Asian market where the firm expects significant growth in the years to come. “The Asian market is experiencing a rapid growth of personal wealth and investors are very tech savvy. Plus,

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Social Trading Championship Seeks Top Traders: The Hardest Trading Challenge in the World

ayondo, a fintech group specializing in financial trading technology, has announced its Social Trading Championship, a competition aimed at rewarding top traders and helping those looking for a career in the field. The Social Trading Championship, set to begin in

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New Digital Financial Assistant for Singaporeans

PiSight, a Singapore based Fintech, is announcing the launch of PiMoney, a digital financial assistant platform powered by eWise´s patented account aggregation technology, Aegis. PiMoney helps users see a complete picture of their finances all in one place and actively

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TrackWealth: First Portfolio Aggregation PFM Tool in Singapore

eWise, a leading provider of personal financial data management solutions, announced its strategic partnership with Singapore’s WeInvest, a digital wealth management solutions provider. Their latest product streamlines the investment process by personal wealth tracking and goal-based investing services generally available

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