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Airwallex Report: Singaporean Shoppers Demand Payment Flexibility, Transparency

While concerns of volatile macroeconomic conditions persist into 2024, there are signs that point to continued growth in global cross-border e-commerce, including for consumers and merchants in Singapore. In a recent global study conducted by global payments and financial platform

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Top 10 Female Fintech Leaders in Asia That Inspires Us

In celebration of this year’s International Women’s Day on 8 March, the Fintech News Network is unveiling its selection of ten of the most influential female fintech leaders in Asia Pacific (APAC). These trailblazing female fintech leaders and founders are

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Airwallex Appoints New Execs, Plans U.S. Office Expansion After Revenue Surge

Airwallex, a global payments and financial platform, has announced several new appointments to its leadership team as well as expansion plans for its operations in the United States. The company has appointed Jason Gottlieb as VP, Financial Partnerships, Hugo Buret

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5 Asia Pacific Fintech Firms Eyeing an IPO Earliest in 2024

The fintech industry in the Asia Pacific region is booming, with several high-growth companies potentially eyeing an initial public offering (IPO) as early as 2024. Rapid digitalisation, a young internet-savvy population, and underserved markets make the region ripe for fintech

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Airwallex Revs Up McLaren F1’s Global Payments with Multi-Year Partnership

Airwallex, a global payments and financial platform, has formed a multi-year collaboration with the McLaren Formula 1 team. This partnership designates Airwallex as an Official Partner, where it will bolster McLaren’s financial activities worldwide through its treasury management as well

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5 Use Cases Of Generative AI (Gen AI) in Banking, Insurance Within Asia

The emergence of generative artificial intelligence (Gen AI) represents a pivotal moment in the technological evolution, significantly altering the digital financial services landscape in the Asia Pacific region where we are seeing a rise of use cases for generative AI

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Airwallex Plans for IPO in 2026, Tackles Compliance and Culture Challenges

Airwallex, an Australian-born global payments firm, is preparing for an initial public offering (IPO) within the next two years, according to its billionaire founder and CEO, Jack Zhang. The Australian Financial Review reports that the company, valued at US$5.6 billion,

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Airwallex and Woo Partner to Simplify Cross-Border Payments for Global Merchants

Global payments firm Airwallex has partnered with Woo, an open-source ecommerce platform on WordPress, to offer a new payment option for the latter’s merchants. This partnership aims to simplify cross-border commerce for global merchants without the high foreign exchange conversion

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Airwallex Taps Generative AI to Speed Up KYC, Reduces False Positives by 50%

Payments company Airwallex has introduced a generative AI tool to improve its customer onboarding process. The new tool, which utilises large language models (LLMs), aims to expedite the company’s “Know Your Customer” (KYC) assessments. According to Airwallex, the introduction of

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Singapore Airlines’ Kris+ Expands Lifestyle Rewards in Australia with Airwallex

Singapore Airlines has announced a partnership with global fintech platform Airwallex to enhance its Kris+ lifestyle rewards app in Australia. This collaboration aims to benefit over 1.3 million KrisFlyer members in Australia. Kris+, known for offering discounts in dining, retail,

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