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ASEAN Fintech Group Expands into the Philippines with Acquisition of Digital Payments Platform

ASEAN Fintech Group Expands into the Philippines with Acquisition of Digital Payments Platform

ASEAN Fintech Group (“AFG” or the “Group”), a venture corporation that specializes in accelerating fintech adoption through accretive value has acquired JazzyPay Inc, the Philippines’ leading digital payments provider that is being valued at US$1.8m.

January

2022

‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Is The New Emerging Force

‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Is The New Emerging Force

“Buy Now, Pay Later”, also known as BNPL is quickly emerging as one of the most popular payment methods in Asia, and Malaysia is catching on to the trend as well.

December

2021

PaySlowSlow Offers A New Way To Shop Via Buy-Now-Pay-Later

PaySlowSlow Offers A New Way To Shop Via Buy-Now-Pay-Later

Targets to achieve RM200million in transactions for 2022 with Expansion plans in Southeast Asia in Quarter 1, 2022.

November

2021

Epic says it’s ‘open’ to blockchain games after Steam bans them

Epic says it’s ‘open’ to blockchain games after Steam bans them

Tim Sweeney, the CEO of Epic Games Store, announced on Twitter that the platform will accept games based on Blockchain and NFTs.

November

2021

"Buy Now Pay Later", But For Food?

"Buy Now Pay Later", But For Food?

Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) is quickly becoming a force to be reckoned with in almost every industry.

December

2021

Carousell Acquires Streetwear Marketplace In Southeast Asia Ahead Of IPO

Carousell Acquires Streetwear Marketplace In Southeast Asia Ahead Of IPO

Online classified giant Carousell Group recently acquired Ox Street, a sneakers and streetwear e commerce marketplace in Southeast Asia, to help speed up the growth of purchasing second hand items.

December

2021

Company Overview: Fatberry

Company Overview: Fatberry

Reshaping Insurance for the better.

November

2021

Leading Malaysia Insurtech Platform Fatberry.com Expands to Thailand

Leading Malaysia Insurtech Platform Fatberry.com Expands to Thailand

Thailand based MooMoo Non-Life Insurance Broker acquired through the ASEAN Fintech Group.

November

2021

Pace bags $40 Million in Series A Funding

Pace bags $40 Million in Series A Funding

Founded in 2021, Singapore startup Pace, offering “Buy Now, Pay Later” (BNPL) financing managed to raise US$40 million in funding from investors across Asia.

December

2021

Fatberry.com Unveils Malaysia's First Covid-19 Insurance Coverage Plan in Partnership with Tokio Marine

Fatberry.com Unveils Malaysia's First Covid-19 Insurance Coverage Plan in Partnership with Tokio Marine

Fatberry.com, Malaysia’s leading digital insurance platform, launches Malaysia's first Covid-19 coverage plan as a means to insure the public with extensive insurance coverage right from the moment a person is tested positive for Covid-19.

December

2021

TikTok and YouTube Among Top 10 Apps in Lifetime Consumer Spending

TikTok and YouTube Among Top 10 Apps in Lifetime Consumer Spending

It’s official, there is no stopping the craze and popularity of TikTok anytime soon.

November

2021

Finance Disrupted: Decentralised Finance and its Implications for Fintech

Finance Disrupted: Decentralised Finance and its Implications for Fintech

Q2 of 2021 seen investments upwards of US$14 billion into crypto, but why?

November

2021