Tag: fintech

Russia, India Seek Common Ground in Blockchain, AI Development

India and Russia have issued a joint statement indicating that both countries are to cooperate in areas such as fintech, tourism, and AI.

Hydrax Partners with Singapore Fiat-Cryptocurrency Exchange Coinhako

Singapore-headquartered financial technology company HydraX today announced two key partnerships as part of its strategy to expand its user base and capabilities.

4 Swiss Wealthtech Rockstars That Will Rock Blockchain in Singapore

Switzerland, which enjoys an international reputation as a reliable and innovative financial center, has emerged as a hotbed for fintech innovation in recent years.

SWIFT India Partners With Fintech Firm for Blockchain Pilot

SWIFT India has partnered with fintech firm MonetaGo to pilot a distributed ledger (DLT) network designed to improve the efficiency and security of financial products, according to a press release published Nov. 20.

Top 3 South Korean Crypto Exchanges Expand Overseas

Three of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges are expanding overseas.

Warren Buffett’s Holding Invests $600 Mln in Fintech Firms Focused on Emerging Markets

Multinational holding conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway – which counts outspoken crypto critic Warren Buffett as its CEO and chairman – has invested around $600 million in two fintech payment firms focused on emerging markets, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported Oct. 29.

Cyprus To Collaborate With VeChain Foundation And CREAM For Fintech, Blockchain Development in Cyprus

Invest Cyprus, the national Investment partner of the Republic of Cyprus, VeChain Foundation, a Singapore registered legal entity with focus on building public blockchain solutions, and CREAM, a USA registered legal entity with focus on blockchain project strategic advisory and investments, are announcing that the parties have signed a MoU for strategic collaboration.

Accenture and Digital Ventures Co-Develop and Launch First-of-its-Kind Blockchain Solution in Thailand

Digital procurement solution is already live and delivering efficiency increases for Thai conglomerate SCG.

Malaysia to Spain: Asian FinTech Completes Ripple Blockchain API Payment

A central-bank approved Malaysian Fintech startup that has specializes in international money transfers has completed its first cross-border transfer on RippleNet, Ripple’s enterprise blockchain platform using an API solution.

Fintech Regulation: New Law to Impact Mobile Wallet Operators in Singapore

Singapore is about to introduce a new law to prevent shadow banking by requiring mobile wallet operators and payments startups to ring-fence deposits so they don’t function as unregulated banks.

Asia’s Crypto Valley – A New Beginning?

There’s a unique crypto competition taking place in Asia. This isn’t your generic project opportunities inviting individuals to participate for the chance to claim grand token prizes or once in a lifetime allocations; there is something much greater taking place, with potentially immense opportunities arising for the crypto universe. Countries such as Japan, Korea, Thailand, ...

Ant Financial Launches its BaaS Platform and Predicts Blockchain may Surpass AI in 2 Years

As ICO is entering Ice Age and cryptocurrency has been facing a bear market, some people are wondering whether the blockchain technology is just a flash in the pan. In this regard, Jiang Guofei, Vice President of Ant Financial holds an opposite view. On September 20, the head of the Ant Blockchain said that “the blockchain ...