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Fintech Experts Share Insights, Knowledge In New 8-Hour Fintech Online Course

A new fintech course by the Centre for Finance, Technology and Entrepreneurship (CFTE) is bringing together industry experts to share unique insights into the sector and tackle some of the hottest trends and topics. Called Around Fintech In 8 Hours,

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Wave Money Is The First Fintech Company In Myanmar To Launch An Open API Linking Merchants And Customers

Wave Money is the first fintech company in Myanmar to launch an open Application Programming Interface (API) platform with the introduction of the Wave Money Developer Portal which will enable cashless payments between merchants and customers. This is the latest

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Digital Transformation And Cybersecurity Are Top Concerns Of CROs

Risk management functions within financial services organizations are primarily concerned with cybersecurity and data-related risks at their firms, according to the EY and Institute of International Finance (IIF) eighth annual global bank risk management survey of Chief Risk Officers (CROs): Restore,

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Grab Secures US$700 Million In Debt Facilities And Wants To Create Southeast Asia’s Largest Car Rental Fleet

Grab , which calles themself now “the leading on-demand transportation and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia”, today announced that it has secured debt facilities of up to US$700 million, the largest ever debt financing raised by a Southeast Asian

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 42)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Here we go:   Bitcoin Use Grows In Philippines, Regulators Flex Muscle The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has released guidelines on cryptocurrencies including bitcoin, as

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Australia: Collaborating On The Next Era Of Payments

Transactives, the leading conference organizer of EuropeanPaymentSummit (EMEA) and GlobalPaymentSummit (APAC) , has teamed up with Australian Payments Network (AusPayNet), the self-regulatory body for Australia’s payments industry and home for cross industry innovation, to bring the inaugural Australian Payment Summit

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Prudential Boosts Singapore Insurtech Scene With PRU Fintegrate Partnership

Prudential Singapore (Prudential) today announced the launch of the PRU Fintegrate Partnership (PRU Fintegrate) which seeks to collaborate with fintech startups in Singapore and globally, and to co-develop digital solutions for customers. This is the first programme of its kind

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19 Industry Problem Statements For PRU Fintegrate

The PRU Fintegrate Partnership is open to fintech startups from around the world which share Prudential’s commitment to making insurance simpler and more accessible to customers. The programme has started by working with startups which offer a solution to one

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Bankbazaar Secures US$ 30 Million In Series D Funding Led By Experian

BankBazaar.com, India’s leading financial marketplace with 50 Million visits per quarter, raised US$30 Million in a funding round led by Experian, the world’s largest credit rating agency and information management company. BankBazaar’s mission is to help consumers access the right

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Hitachi Vantara Singapore Launches Its First Fintech Codeathon

Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd.  announced its very first Fintech Codeathon, CodeSG, that will take place from 3 – 5 November, 2017, at The Hangar at NUS Enterprise. The 2.5-day codeathon is open to developers, designers, tertiary students and

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