Vietnam

Libertex: Once a Leader, Always a Leader

The leading CFD broker part of Libertex Group that has been shaking the retail trading space for over two decades stands out as a beacon of innovation and excellence. Libertex, a name revered by millions of traders worldwide for more

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Vietnamese Fintech 1Long Raises US$500K in Pre-Seed Funding

1Long, a fintech startup based in Vietnam, has raised US$500,000 in a pre-seed funding round supported by a consortium of investors, including Iterative, Monk’s Hill Ventures, R2VP, and Orionis Capital. With this new funding, 1Long plans to invest in technological

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VIB Upgrades Core Banking System with Temenos, Leverages AWS Cloud

Vietnam International Bank (VIB) has implemented the latest version of the Temenos Core Banking solution, powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS). This collaboration also includes ITSS, a Swiss technology and IT services firm. The upgrade to Temenos’ R23 Core Banking

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Reazon Holdings Injects Investment into Validus Vietnam

Validus Vietnam, a financing platform for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), has secured an investment from Japan’s Reazon Holdings. The sum was not disclosed. This investment into VGrowth Development Co. Ltd., commonly known as Validus Vietnam, signifies a strategic move

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Igloo Expands Weather Protection Insurance Coverage for Vietnamese Farmers

Regional insurtech firm Igloo has joined forces with Aurora Mobility Solutions (AMS) and telecoms company Mobifone to expand its Weather Index Insurance coverage to a broader network of Vietnamese farmers. Igloo provides an enhanced Weather Index Insurance package, encompassing all

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VPBank’s Subsidiary Invests US$30 Million in Vietnam’s Be Group

Be Group, a Vietnamese ride-hailing company and competitor of Grab superapp, has secured 739.5 billion dong (approximately US$30 million) from VPBank Securities, a subsidiary of Vietnam Prosperity Joint Stock Commercial Bank (VPBank). Through this investment, VPBank Securities will be a

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Finastra to Power LPBank’s Treasury Revamp in Vietnam

Vietnam’s Lien Viet Post Joint Stock Commercial Bank (LPBank) has partnered with financial software provider Finastra and NGS Equipment and Communication Joint Stock Company (NGS) to enhance its treasury operations. The move is aimed at improving the bank’s operational efficiency

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Paywatch Eyes Expansion in Thailand and Vietnam for 2024

Paywatch, an earned wage access (EWA) provider, announced that it has officially expanded its services into Indonesia following its Philippines’ launch in October this year The firm revealed that it had recently partnered with an unnamed local banking partner to

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Vietnam and Cambodia Unveil Cross-Border QR Payment Connectivity

The central banks of Vietnam and Cambodia officially launched a cross-border QR payment linkage between the two neighbours on December 3, 2023, at a launching ceremony in Cambodia’s Siem Reap province. The Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV),

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Insurlog Ties Up With OneDegree’s IXT to Enhance Logistics Insurance in Vietnam

Insurlog, a provider of last-mile delivery insurance for e-commerce enterprises in Vietnam, has joined forces with OneDegree Global‘s insurtech division IXT. This collaboration aims to offer businesses a comprehensive and integrated solution to mitigate risks along the supply chain. Through

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