Payments

Which Fintech Firms Are Breaking Into Banking With Credit Cards?

One staple of the financial world in the whole of Asia has been the credit card. These handy cards allow people around the continent to access cash that they might not actually have in the bank. Once the money is

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Sephora Singapore Ropes in Atome to Offer Buy Now, Pay Later Payments

French beauty retail giant Sephora Singapore has partnered with Atome, a buy now, pay later service, to offer customers flexible payment options across its e-commerce website, mobile app as well as physical stores in Singapore. Atome launched its service in

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Singapore Based Fintech Aleta Planet Hires Banking Veteran to Lead Global Expansion Plans

Fast-growing fintech company Aleta Planet, a partner of UnionPay International (UPI), announced the appointment of Stephen Richards Evans as its Regional CEO for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) effective from 10 November 2020 onwards. The banking veteran joins the

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Smart Home Payments Transaction Value to Skyrocket, Driven by Voice Assistants

The total transaction value of smart home payment will exceed $164 billion in 2025, from $22 billion in 2020 according to a new study by Juniper Research. This was outlined in its Assessing the Smart Home Payments Opportunity whitepaper. The

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