[LONDON] Calastone, an investment funds transaction network, said on Monday it will shift its entire system to blockchain in May, a move that could slash costs for the sector by billions of dollars a...

LONDON-BASED fintech Revolut announced on Friday that it will debut in the Asia-Pacific in the first quarter of next year, and has already been granted the necessary licences to operate in Singapore...

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong is set to license its first online-only insurer under a "fast-track" system next month, the regulatory head said, as it fights off criticism for being slower to make...

LONDON-BASED fintech Revolut announced on Friday that it will be launching in Asia-Pacific in the first quarter of 2019, and has already been granted the necessary licences to operate in Singapore...

HONG KONG-BASED financial services and technology company Oriente announced on Wednesday that it has completed a US$105 million initial funding round, with investments from the founders and a group...

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THIS week, the world's financial technology purveyors, investors, and regulators are assembling in Singapore for the city-state's Blockchain Week. It has been a rough ride this year, with...

EVERYONE knows the proverb "Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime". For too long personal finance has been a vehicle for the...

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: How might fintech exclude, just as it includes, if not done right? What other market segments need improved access to financial services?...

MUCH of the technology that is now deeply embedded in our daily lives was unfathomable a few decades ago, with many of these new innovations ascending into mainstream society at a slow pace. We are...

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DIGITAL transformation is about reorienting our businesses to serve the ever-shifting needs of the customer. It requires the mastery of continuous innovation with technology and more than anything...