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Validus Enters Vietnam and Starts a Financing Platform for Vietnamese SMEs

Validus Capital , a Singapore based financing platform, has launched Validus Vietnam. This marks Validus’ third Southeast Asian market following from Singapore in 2015, and Indonesia, where it launched its Indonesian arm Batumbu in May 2019.   Validus Vietnam looks to

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Sygnum Receives Singapore Capital Markets Services Licence

Sygnum, the digital asset technology group based in Singapore and Switzerland, announced today that it has successfully obtained a capital markets services (CMS) licence from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). The company recently received its banking and securities dealer

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NETS and ComfortDelGro Launch In-App Payment for NETS Users

NETS and ComfortDelGro Taxi announced the launch of NETS’ new in-app payment method for taxi bookings and street hail trips made through the ComfortDelGro Taxi Booking App. Named NETS Click, the initiative enables consumers to use their NETS bank cards

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CIMB Bank Reaches 1M Customers In New All-Digital Bank Model In The Philippines

CIMB Bank Philippines surpasses their targets for expanding their consumer base in the country, successfully signing up over a million Filipinos to its all-digital mobile banking platform in just 10 months. This makes CIMB Bank Philippines the fastest-growing all-digital bank

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The Salesforce Economy Will Create More than SG$7.6 Billion in New Business Revenues and 8,500 Jobs in Singapore until 2024

Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, announced new research from IDC that finds Salesforce and its ecosystem of partners will create 8,500 new direct jobs and SG$7.6 billion (USD $5.6 billion) in new business revenues in Singapore from 2019 through

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Breaking Into New Markets: Are Acquisitions Worth The Risk?

Keeping up with the latest market trends isn’t always easy. After all, running a business takes a lot of focus and energy. However, it’s still important to understand that markets, sectors and retail are continuously changing and, in order to

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Digital Wallet Corporation Enters Philippines with Fintech Acquisition

Digital Wallet Corporation (DWC) today announced its entry to the Philippines through the acquisition of a licensed remittance and foreign exchange company, Speed Money Transfer Philippines, Inc. (SMTP) with operations in the Philippines and Australia. With this acquisition, SMTP is

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CIMB Singapore Rolls Out Blockchain Trade Financing with iTrust

CIMB Singapore and iTrust today announced that they have successfully completed their first structured trade financing transaction on iTrust’s Blockchain and Internet of Things (IoT) platform. The transaction involves the financing of dairy products imported into China and is expected

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Traveltech Startup Upgrade Pack Hires Ex-Expedia Veteran as it Expands into APAC

Travel technology scaleup Upgrade Pack has expanded its flight and hotel upgrade business into Asia Pacific with the opening of a Singapore office. As part of the company’s growth, Upgrade Pack has appointed ex-Google and Expedia executive Toby Berger as

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Refinitiv Announced First Electronic Marketplace for VND FX Trading in Vietnam

Refinitiv announced it has launched its global electronic trading Matching service in Vietnam, as emerging markets in the Asia region continue to develop their financial markets and digitize FX trading capabilities. The launch represents Vietnam’s first electronic marketplace for the

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