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Hong Leong Bank sees Fintech playing important role for SME Growth

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Hong Leong Bank (HLB or the Bank) sees the robust and fast-growing financial technology (FinTech) landscape as an important co-facilitator with the banking industry to spur small-and-medium sized enterprises (SME). HLB’s LaunchPad, a start-up …

Alibaba Cloud and Fusionex enter into Strategic Partnership

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Kuala Lumpur (26 September 2017) — Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, and Fusionex, a leading data technology provider specializing in Big Data Analytics (BDA), Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI), today …

RHB partners RinggitPlus to introduce Southeast Asia’s First Online Personal Loan Application Processing via ChatBot

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Kuala Lumpur (26 September 2017) — RHB Bank Berhad (“RHB”) in collaboration with RinggitPlus today introduced ‘ChatBot’, the first real-time messenger-style platform in Southeast Asia to facilitate personal loan applications. Consumers can now apply for …

Samsung Pay launches in Malaysia

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Kuala Lumpur  (24 February 2017) — Samsung Malaysia Electronics today announced its partnership with several leaders in the banking industry as part of its strategic move to launch and expand its Samsung Pay ecosystem in …

Funding Societies aims to help Malaysia SMEs through Crowdfunding

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Kuala Lumpur (22 February 2017) — Funding Societies, a Malaysian-founded regional Peer-to-Peer (P2P) financing platform, today launched its debt crowdfunding platform in Malaysia to provide SMEs and investors with trusted alternative financing and investment opportunities. …

RHB introduces Enhanced RHB Now Mobile Banking App for RHB Premier Customers

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Kuala Lumpur (7 December 2016) — The RHB Banking Group (the Group) today, introduced its enhanced RHB Now Mobile Banking App designed specially for its RHB Premier customers. With 68% of the total affluent …

How banks can remain competitive against fintech start-ups

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Malaysia (21 November 2016) — The financial services industry (FSI) has been flooded with innovation lately, most of it coming from financial technology start-ups identifying creative ways to deliver services digitally. As a result, the …

Only the ‘Bear’ essentials for better financial decisions

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Malaysia (6 May 2016) — Have you ever been in a situation where you are completely lost and have to bear the hassle of comparing various travel insurance policies and credit cards? Starting today, …