Tag "Qwikwire"

35 Innovative Fintech Founders in the Philippines

Despite the Philippines’ catch up internet speed, mobile connectivity, and financial inclusion, it has attracted and inspired many innovative people in the business and technology sectors who saw all these problems as opportunities in disguise. Latest statistics showed that in

Read More

Top 14 Funded Fintech Startups In The Philippines

Fintech startups have been popping up in the Philippines these past few years and many of them have attracted angel investors, venture capital firms, including people in the private debt space, seeing potential in their platforms meant to boost financial

Read More

Top 10 Fintech Startups in Philippines 2018

“Nine out of 10 startups fail” is a popular buzz phrase accepted by many as plain and simple truth, while some even say success is 99 per cent failure. For the past few years, Fintechnews has featured numerous startups in

Read More

Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 9)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week:   Follow the Fintech Philippines Facebook or Twitter channel to stay updated. Here we go:   Qwikwire Claims Biggest Funding Round   Cross-border property solutions platform Qwikwire claims to

Read More

Qwikwire Claims Biggest Funding Round

Cross-border property solutions platform Qwikwire claims to have concluded its biggest funding round led by First Asia Venture Capital, and Cerebro Labs, but declined to give figures. The 500 Startups-backed company said investors from the US and Japan, and others

Read More

Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 8)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week:   Follow the Fintech Philippines Facebook or Twitter channel to stay updated. Here we go: Top 10 Digital Trends Impacting Philippines in 2018 and Beyond IDC Philippines announced its

Read More

8 Fintech Startups In The Philippines To Keep An Eye On This Year

The Philippines is believed to be an attractive market for the introduction of digital banking and fintech solutions, thanks to its young population, high Internet penetration rate, and yet low digital payments adoption. Numerous fintech players have entered the market

Read More

Blockchain Startups Growing in Philippines

A “new mode of collaboration” or “new business collaboration tool“. These are probably the most generic definitions given to blockchain, the technology behind the first decentralized cryptocurrency Bitcoin. Thanks to Harvard Business Review, and Computerworld for putting it into layman’s

Read More

PH Fintech firm Salarium raises $13.5m in ICO

Philippine-based payment solutions firm Salarium completed recently its initial coin offering (ICO) raising $13.5 million in the sale of its SALPay token. The development came amid pending ICOs of two other local fintech companies Tagcash and Qwikwire who aim to raise $16 million and $9 million

Read More