Thailand

PAN Finance Names Libertex ‘Global CFD Broker of the Year’

As the first quarter of 2024 draws to a close, Libertex is thrilled to announce its first accolade of the new year! The established global financial publication PAN Finance has determined Libertex to be the ‘CFD Broker of the Year

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Money20/20 Asia 2024: Leading Fintech Show Makes Debut in Thailand

Money20/20, a prominent fintech show, will be holding its first Thai edition in Bangkok this year, coming to the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center from April 23 to 25, 2024 for a multiple event centered around the future of finance.

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Thailand’s Digital Banking License Race Heats Up with Bids from Top Conglomerates

Thailand’s digital banking license has attracted some of the Thailand’s largest conglomerates, including Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group) and Gulf Energy Development Pcl. This development comes as the Bank of Thailand embarks on a new chapter to inject competition and

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7 Fast-Growing Fintech Startups in Thailand

Fintech startups in Thailand are poised for success with real-time transactions are being adopted at a faster than anywhere else in Southeast Asia, cashless payments have reached ubiquity and digital lending is emerging as a compelling alternative to traditional lenders for

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Xendit Ventures into Thailand Amidst Southeast Asia Expansion

Indonesian unicorn Xendit has broadened its operational horizon by extending its services to Thailand, marking another step in its expansion across Southeast Asia. This move comes as part of the company’s strategic efforts to explore new markets, building on its

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OJK Greenlights Sunday’s Acquisition of KSK Insurance Indonesia

Thailand-based insurtech startup Sunday has successfully acquired a 99% stake in PT KSK Insurance Indonesia, a general insurer, according to DealStreetAsia. This strategic acquisition has been greenlit by Indonesia’s Financial Services Authority (OJK), though the financial specifics of the deal

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Here Are the Top 10 Must-Attend Sessions at Money20/20 Asia 2024

As the fintech landscape continues to evolve rapidly, Money20/20 Asia 2024, held in Bangkok from 23 to 25 April, stands out as a pivotal event for industry professionals. This year’s conference promises a wealth of knowledge with over 50 hours

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Thailand to Open Applications for Virtual Bank Licenses

Thailand’s Finance Ministry announced that it will begin accepting applications for virtual bank licenses within the next six months, aiming to expand financial inclusion for those with limited or no access to traditional banking services. According to Reuters, the ministry

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Money20/20 Asia Unveils Stellar Lineup: 120+ Speakers and Industry Experts Confirmed

Money20/20, the premier global fintech event, announces that over 120 speakers are confirmed and will be taking the stage at Money20/20 Asia, held at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC) in Bangkok on 23-25th April. The event’s three themes—Integration,

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SCBX Inks US$860M Deal to Fully Acquire Home Credit Vietnam

SCBX, the financial technology business group of Siam Commercial Bank, has inked a deal to fully acquired consumer finance firm Home Credit Vietnam for US$860 million in a bid to expand its footprint in the region. The transaction is set

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