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.
‘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.
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.
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.
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.
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.