Digital banking stories
Kelly Technology & UnionDigital Bank launch trading platform in Philippines
Kelly Technology partners with UnionDigital Bank to introduce an innovative trading platform in the Philippines.
Mambu expands customer base in Australia's fintech sector
Cloud banking leader, Mambu, increases customer base in Australia's fintech sector, partnering with 10 major providers.
Experian partners Moneythor to personalise digital banking
The combination will generate accurate and personalised insights, recommendations, and nudges in the Australian market to increase customer engagement.
Southeast Asia gains 8.5 million fintech users in Q1
The main increase in the number of customers occurred due to the growth of e-Commerce, which gained 6.2 mln new users.
Tencent Cloud teams up with Allo Bank to enhance digital banking
Tencent Cloud has announced its collaboration with Allo Bank, Indonesia’s largest digital banking platform, to enhance digital banking in the country.
Whampoa Group set to open digital bank in Bahrain
Singapore-based investment group, Whampoa, announced it will be opening up a digital bank in Bahrain, the Middle East.
Open Banking uptake well underway in Australia: Experian
The findings are from Experian's latest business and consumer insight report, developed in partnership with Forrester, exploring open Banking and data privacy.
Malaysia’s Affin Bank partners with Aspire Systems
Affin Bank, one of the leading banks in Malaysia, has partnered with Aspire Systems to lead its digital transformation journey.
Swift successfully pilots its Securities View capability
The new capability significantly increases transparency in post-trade processing while preventing costly settlement fails; it will be widely available in 2023.
Entrust advances Sigma Instant Issuance Platform for cards
Unique light curing module for Entrust Sigma instant issuance systems brings new financial card durability and personalization to card issuers.
Cost of fraud up 10 to 16% in APAC from pre-pandemic levels
LexisNexis Risk Solutions released the latest APAC edition of the True Cost of Fraud Study, which surveyed 387 risk and fraud executives.
Payment disruptions in digital banking - Entrust report
With the transformation of banking and payments is accelerating, the industry has caught disruption from many angles due to web trends and the global pandemic.
Philippines neobank Tonik steps up banking game with Google Cloud
According to Tonik founder and CEO Greg Krasnov, the company needed to drive its value proposition not just through cost, but also consumer trust.
Fintech innovation is bridging financial divides in Asia Pacific - report
A new report shows fast-paced fintech innovation in Asia Pacific has a measurable, positive impact on access to financial services in the region.
Mambu raises $235 million in latest funding round, sets sights on global growth
Mambu, the SaaS banking platform, has raised $235m in a Series E funding round led by EQT Growth, valuing the company at $4.9bn.
Cryptocurrrency: The next big thing Australia's banks need to keep an eye on
Banks should keep a finger on the pulse of the growing demand for cryptocurrency services, according to a global study by Visa.
Bank Australia rolls out voice biometrics designed by Nuance
After a successful test rollout at the end of 2020, the bank is now offering voice-based biometric protection to all customers.
Technology decisions can make or break a digital bank
The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the digital transformation of the banking sector, resulting in rapid changes and challenges for established banks.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Mambu?
Mambu is a SaaS banking platform, providing technology to banks and others to power lending, deposit and other banking products.
AI in the finance sector - and how it will revolutionise banking
Resilience is key for businesses during COVID-19. The importance of digital transformation and AI in banking is highlighted in this report.
Modern fintech services trump traditional banking solutions for small businesses
Fintech services better cater to micro, small to medium enterprises (MSMEs) in ASEAN than traditional banking, says GlobalData.
Backbase expands APAC presence with new Aussie offices
Digital banking software provider, Backbase, has opened two new offices in Sydney and Melbourne to expand its presence in the ANZ region.
How faster data is helping financial services firms cope with new demands
Royal Commission's scrutiny leads banks to embrace data virtualisation for compliance and efficiency.
Growth of digital payments set to cost Australian banks US$3 billion
Aussie banks face US$3bn hit from digital pay shift, warns Accenture.