eFinancialCareers Hong Kong & Singapore Fintech Fair 

eFinancialCareers Hong Kong & Singapore Fintech Fair 

The fintech job market is expanding globally, driven by both startups and larger players operating across a wide range of market segments. It’s crucial that fintech firms hire people with the right skills and mindsets to grow. If you are a business professional or technologist seeking a career move in fintech sector, be sure to join […]

iCapital® and Bain Capital Credit team up to accelerate alternative investments

iCapital® and Bain Capital Credit Partner to Expand Wealth Managers’ Access to Alternative Investments

iCapital1, the global fintech platform driving the world’s alternative investment marketplace for the wealth management industry, yesterday announced a partnership with Bain Capital Credit, L.P., a leading global credit specialist, to provide financial advisors and high-net-worth investors with access to a suite of Bain Capital Credit’s private credit strategies via iCapital’s technology platform. Through this partnership, […]

APAC Banking Sector Performance in 2022-2023: Navigating Economic Headwinds


The Asia-Pacific (APAC) banking sector faced a dynamic landscape in 2022-2023, marked by economic headwinds and varying performance across emerging markets (EMs) and developed markets (DMs). Let’s delve into the key trends and outlook for APAC banks during this period. 1. Steady Outlook Despite Challenges Despite challenges stemming from weakening global demand, high inflation, and […]

Konstantin Tserazov: Digital Payments and Financial Inclusion – The Case of Gulf Countries

Konstantin Tserazov, economist and former Senior Vice President of Otkritie Bank

How are digital payments and financial inclusion transforming the economic landscape of the Gulf countries? Konstantin Tserazov, a renowned economist and former Senior Vice President of Otkritie Bank, delves into the complex interplay of digital payments and financial inclusion in this region. His focus is on how these technological advancements are reshaping the region’s economic […]

Mastercard and MTN Group Fintech sign a multi-market agreement

Mastercard and MTN Group Fintech Partner to Drive Acceleration of Mobile Money Ecosystem in Africa Across 13 Markets

Mastercard and MTN Group Fintech have signed a multi-market agreement that will set in motion a new era of collaboration to connect millions of people and small businesses across Africa with digital tools to transact through secure mobile payments, expanding access to the benefits of the cashless digital economy. The partnership will use Mastercard’s cutting […]

doola announces the launch of doola Money

doola announces the launch of doola Money

doola announced today that they have launched a fintech product for global businesses that will allow founders to deposit USD and move money internationally, remotely, from any continent, with no US Social Security Number required. Founders globally can now register an LLC or C Corp through doola, get an EIN (employer identification number) from the […]

The Evolution of Fintech and the Role of BigBoss: The Fusion of Finance and Technology

What is Fintech? Fintech is a portmanteau of “Finance” and “Technology.” It refers to the movement of innovating financial services by leveraging digital technology, with its origins tracing back to the introduction of electronic computational technology in the 20th century. Entering the 2000s, with the widespread use of the Internet, this field has seen exponential […]

Qraft Technologies onboards Rita Lin as Director of Business Development

Rita Lin, Director of Business Development, Qraft Technologies

Qraft Technologies, a leading invest-tech company developing artificial intelligence (AI) solutions, has announced the hiring of Rita Lin, a senior financial services executive, who will serve as Director of Business Development. As veteran in the industry with 15 years in finance, Lin brings a wealth of expertise, particularly from her over decade-long focus in prime […]

Chalk raises USD 10Mln in seed funding

Chalk Secures $10M Seed Funding to Power Machine Learning and AI

Chalk, the data platform for machine learning, announced recently that it has raised $10 million in seed funding led by General Catalyst, Unusual Ventures, and Xfund. Chalk’s computation layer and LLM toolchain enable world-class teams to orchestrate data for real-time decisions. The capital will be used to accelerate development of Chalk’s platform, reach new customers, […]

Nuvei Partners With Microsoft for Global Payments

Nuvei Corporation, the Canadian fintech firm, recently announced that it has partnered with Microsoft and is committed to offering leading payment options to clients of its products, solutions, and services in many of its core markets. Microsoft will be deploying Nuvei’s customizable and flexible payment technology in the Middle East and Africa, benefiting from Nuvei’s […]