Fintech futures

Old world aces new world – What’s next for tech giants?

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By Banking Technology With sizeable market shares, China’s mobile payments giants Alipay and WeChat Pay are seeking international expansion. Zennon Kapron, founder of Kapronasia, a research and consulting firm focused on financial services in Asia, looks at what’s next for the tech giants. China has gone through a tremendous transformation as 1.3 billion consumers change the way they pay, both …

Việt Nam: Bước chuyển mình trong môi trường thanh toán

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Tình hình thanh toán và thương mại ở Việt Nam đang có nhiều biến chuyển. Người tiêu dùng bắt đầu sử dụng các thiết bị di động để so sánh giá cả và hàng hoá, chủ động tìm kiếm ưu đãi hoặc phiếu giảm giá, cũng như mua hàng hoá và dịch vụ từ mọi nơi trên thế giới. Tỷ …

Consumer protection is the core of the new fintech guideline: Indonesia’s financial services authority

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According to OJK, a guideline will ensure consumer protection, liability and integration of three main actors of the industry: banking, capital market and NBFIs. The Indonesian Financial Services Authority (OJK) first mentioned its plans to come up with a regulation for the local fintech industry (venture capitals, angel investors and startups) last year. Today, OJK revealed an outline of the regulation at the BankTech Asia 2016 event in Gandaria in …

Announcing Cards & Payments Indonesia 2016

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From the rise of omnichannel retail to the big bang of mobile enabled payments, 2016 is set to be the most disrupted, exciting and challenging year for Indonesia in recent memory. Here at Cards & Payments Indonesia 2016, we are bringing to you 2 days of conferences  jam packedwith content delivered by some of the leading lights of the payments industry …

It’s a wrap – the Philippines show epilogue from the producer

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We were delighted to welcome 1,800 attendees to the 2nd edition of Cards & Payments Philippines at the SMX Convention Centre in Manila from the 6th to 7th September. Collocated with the conference, we brought back the hugely successful E-Commerce Show and debuted a conference, focusing on retail strategy in the Philippines, Retail World Philippines. Alongside the conferences, was an exhibition packed with …


A look at Blockchain innovation with Antony Lewis

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Antony Lewis is one of the leading voices in blockchain innovation in Asia. He has been instrumental in helping a number of major Asian enterprises cut through the fintech hype to find the real business value in harnessing the power of blockchain and distributed ledger. We were very excited to grab a few moments of his time ahead of Cards …