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The Impact of Cryptocurrencies on the Fintech Employment Market

The financial technology space is likely to be positively impacted by the adoption of cryptocurrencies. It’s believed that decentralized finance will form some portion of the economic landscape in the future. Crypto trading continues to gain traction throughout the globe,

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Revolut to Enable Singapore Users to Trade Gold and Silver in 2022

Revolut announced that it will be offering customers gold and silver exposure through the app. [Editorial Note: This article previously stated that Revolut has received approval from MAS to offer commodities, which was incorrect. Revolut has interpreted MAS’ “no objection”

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Top 30 Indian Fintech Influencers 2022

The Fintech Industry in India has seen significant traction in the past year. The Industry is driven by individuals who have contributed their knowledge and expertise to enrich the Fintech and Digital Finance Ecosystem. These individuals have taken pandemic as

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Incumbents Need to Adopt BaaS as Digital Banks Grows in Popularity

As neobanks and digital challengers continue to advance and become increasingly more popular, incumbents must modernize their architecture by embracing cloud-native digital platforms, a new article by consulting firm Bain & Company and fintech provider Mambu says. Evolving consumers habits,

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Vietnam Based Fintech Anfin Raises US$ 1.2 Million in Seed Funding

Vietnam-based Anfin, a fintech firm with its proprietary stock trading platform, announced today that it has raised US$1.2 million in a seed round led by Goodwater Capital and Global Founders Capital (GFC) – the latter coming in as a returning

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Singapore Fintech Report 2022: Fintech Reaches Critical Mass in Singapore

In Singapore, the COVID-19 pandemic has acted as a catalyst for fintech adoption, driving demand for digital payment capabilities, virtual banking experiences and buy now, pay later (BNPL) arrangements. Consumers and businesses are signing up en masse to digital banking

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Asia’s Top 10 Largest Fintech Exits Announced in 2021

In 2021, global fintech exits reached new heights, totaling 724 transactions comprising mergers and acquisitions (M&As), initial public offerings (IPOs) and mergers with special purpose acquisition companies (SPAC), data from CB Insights show. Though Europe and the US accounted for

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