Despite strong domestic competitors in Japan and beyond, Digital Garage has high hopes for the American challenger.
Blossom, a micro-financing service from San Francisco just landed in Jakarta. Based on Bitcoin and islamic banking, it targets a global muslim audience.
Like a room without a roof.
The fintech-themed program will begin in August.
6-12 month program to be backed by OANDA Asia Pacific and Singapore’s BlueHill.
The site connects borrowers and lenders, making it easier to invest in and receive loans.
Banks are feeling the heat from tech startups, which are working on various alternatives to traditional banking. Some banks are not taking it sitting down.
It was an especially good weekend for the 10 startups who qualified for the Startupbootcamp FinTech program in Singapore. During a special event on Saturday, the FinTech accelerator chose the finalist...
To small entrepreneurs, talking about business valuation is like talking about life savings to a first-year student; it’s extremely important, but not the sexiest topic. Through a business valuation, ...
The Singapore and Dubai-based "venture builder platform" focuses on startups in the fintech and B2B space.
Maybank wants in on fintech. It's partnering with a Malaysian accelerator to get access to innovative ideas.
Exchanging money is a hassle in India, with different rates at various banks and dealers. Fxkart aims to remove this hassle with a marketplace for forex dealers.
SAIF Partners and global not-for-profit Accion invested US$1 million into Aye Finance, which loans capital to startups and other young enterprises, little served by traditional banks and other lenders...
Here's how algorithms could change the financial system and make it easier for small enterprises to get loans.
Jay Winder came from Australia with no degree and unable to speak Japanese. Now, his startup is on the rise and funded by Naval Ravikant and Dave McClure.
Banks are taking hefty cuts from cross-border payments and remittances. And Instarem is out to disrupt this FX racket.
Asia's foremost financial hub will now play host to a fintech startup accelerator.