Tag "Barclays"

Denise Wong Rejoins Barclays to Drive Sustainability in APAC

Barclays has named Denise Wong as its Head of Sustainable and Impact Banking for Asia Pacific where she will be based out of Hong Kong. Wong will be advising corporate and institutional clients on leveraging opportunities to meet their sustainability

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Finding the Light at the End of the Fintech Layoffs Tunnel

Fintech firms in ASEAN are not unaffected by the employment cuts hitting the headlines this year. Compared to 2021, when the industry was flushed with record funding and mass hiring, 2022 completely flipped the script and ended with belts tightened

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Ripple Backs Philippine-Focused Remittance Firm SendFriend in $1.7M Funding

SendFriend, a Philippine-focused remittance market startup, has raised up to US$1.7 million capital in a venture round backed by blockchain giant Ripple also known as the cryptocurrency XRP. Other leading investors include the MIT Lab, Mastercard Foundation, Barclays, Techstars, Mahindra

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