Posts Tagged: personal finance

MoneyTree Startup Asia Arena

Moneytree wants to help ‘appwardly mobile consumers’ wrangle their personal finances (#StartupAsia Arena)

Moneytree is already pre-installed on all of the iPhones in Apple Japan's retail stores - but will the Arena judges want to install it on th...

  • September 4, 2014
  • at 4:54 pm
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For this startup, dominance of Japan’s $3.7 trillion personal finance market is not enough

Are people obsessed with money? No. People are obsessed with disposable income. Disposable income is the cash in your pocket after all legal...

  • May 2, 2014
  • at 5:48 pm
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Saved app

Get your new year finances in shape with budgeting app Saved

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to manage your money better, you might turn to an app like Saved. It’s a new and very s...

  • January 6, 2014
  • at 5:05 pm
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Baidu announces upcoming launch of Baifa as it moves into personal finance

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) announced today that it will officially launch a new finance platform on the 28th. According to Netease News, Baidu’s ...

  • October 21, 2013
  • at 4:13 pm
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Malaysia’s iMoney Raises Seed Funding, Preps Personal Finance Platform Launch in Singapore

Malaysian startup iMoney has raised $500,000 in seed funding, revealed co-founder and CEO Lee Ching Wei today. The online personal finance p...

  • June 4, 2013
  • at 3:36 pm
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Perfectsen, a Mint-like app for Southeast Asia, makes perfect sense

I’ve always wanted to use Mint, an online personal finance management tool that is integrated with your local bank. In fact, I’m...

  • April 7, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Personal finance app Moneytree adds point card tracking

Japan-based Moneytree will add point tracking support to its personal finance app, alerting users before their free money expires.

  • July 13, 2014
  • at 9:15 am
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2 of China's web giants want to become banks as China reforms banking industry

2 of China’s web giants want to become banks as China reforms banking industry

China is set to launch a trial program to shake up the nation’s state-owned banks, allowing five new private banks to be set up in the...

  • March 11, 2014
  • at 6:55 pm
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Dr. Wallet raises $1 million to keep your finances in good health

BearTail, the Japanese company behind finance tracking app Dr. Wallet, today revealed it received JPY 100 million (about $955,000) in fundin...

  • December 27, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Alibaba’s Yuebao Online Personal Finance Product

Alibaba’s New Online Personal Finance Product Hits 2.5 Million Users, $1 Billion Already Deposited

A few weeks ago it was interesting to see China’s e-commerce titan Alibaba move in to disrupt China’s personal finance industry with a n...

  • July 1, 2013
  • at 8:03 pm
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Revamped Alipay Wallet App Takes a Leaf Out of Apple’s Passbook

There are lots of apps and services out there that want to be your mobile, digital wallet. In China, the biggest contender is Alipay, the e-...

  • January 18, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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