UnionBank and its partners launch an app for the distribution of government bonds enabled by blockchain
23 July 2020
The Philippine Bureau of the Treasury (BTr), together with Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank) and the Philippine Digital Asset Exchange (PDAX)…

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Next SME banking podcast discusses needs-based banking
22 July 2020
Debarun Roy Choudhury, SVP and Group Head of BizSmart at United Overseas Bank, spoke with Efma’s Lukas Dzuroska about his journey into SME banking…

MYbank unveils 5-year plan to reach more SMEs across China via supply chain finance and rural lending
20 July 2020
MYbank, a leading online private commercial bank under Ant Group, announced a five-year plan to reach more small and micro enterprises (SMEs) across China…

OCBC Bank uses SingPass Mobile as an alternate login
16 July 2020
Since 4 July 2020, OCBC Bank’s 1.8 million digital customers in Singapore have been able to use the SingPass Mobile app as an alternative login…

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100% online surety bond provides new flexibility for Turkish customers
13 July 2020
Quick Sigorta continues to innovate for its customers by creating a first-of-its-kind product.

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Fintech Friday: LeapXpert – equipping employees with the necessary conversation tools
03 July 2020
Dima Gutzeit, Founder & CEO of LeapXpert, spoke with Efma’s Boris Plantier about his company’s integrated solution that is enabling employees…

Malaysia: Digital on-boarding policy to enable account opening anytime, anywhere
03 July 2020
Bank Negara Malaysia issued a policy document on Electronic Know-Your-Customer (e-KYC). The policy document aims to accelerate and streamline practices…

Singtel’s Dash launches insurance savings plan for users to grow their savings conveniently
29 June 2020
With low bank interest rates and an uncertain economic climate, consumers looking to start their savings journey now have another option with Dash EasyEarn.…

The FinLab launches online platform to help more SMEs across ASEAN transform their business digitally
26 June 2020
The FinLab, United Overseas Bank’s (UOB) innovation accelerator, launched The FinLab Online, a digital platform to help small- and medium- sized…

Union Bank of the Philippines bridges the gap for unbanked Filipinos through cash-out
25 June 2020
Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank) recently rolled out more cash-out options for customers via 11,000 remittance counters across the Philippines,…

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