ONCE a brash provocateur of banks, TransferWise is now hoping to cosy up with more banks in the Asia-Pacific, with its head of global banking partnerships having engaged with a dozen banking...

Singapore

TRANSFERWISE - a remittance fintech dubbed a unicorn for its billion-dollar valuation - has lost its top executive who leads international expansion in this region, The Business...

BT EXCLUSIVE

OCBC is mulling the launch of a multi-currency account with a debit card function for overseas travel and online shopping in foreign currencies (FX), stepping into the competitive fray for such...

TOPLINE

THE race to send payments across borders in Asia is coming down to a blink of an eye and UOB has quietly worked behind the scenes to soup up regional fund transfers at a lower cost, a top...

THE PITCH

IN the increasingly crowded space of remittance, one startup has decided not to have a direct interface with the customer.

BY MARCH, Myanmar nationals based here can use Singtel's e-wallet Dash to remit money home, thanks to a new grant agreement between the telco and the United Nations Capital Development Fund (...

SINGAPORE-BASED users of Singtel's mobile payments platform Dash will be able to send money to Myanmar by March, thanks to a new grant agreement between the telco and the United Nations...

IN THE crowded but growing space of remittance startups, TranSwap is hoping to stand out by standing up for small and medium enterprises (SMEs).