JuanCredit is a platform that uses artificial intelligence to rate borrowers’ credit score and connect them to established lending institutions through an online lender marketplace
Ayannah's Mikko Perez and Kennemer Foods' Simon Bakker join the ranks of Endeavor Philippines entrepreneurs looking to make real change in the economy.
Mikko Perez of Ayannah and Simon Bakker of Kennemer were handpicked as the 9th and 10th Philippine-based high-impact entrepreneurs at Endeavor’s 69th international selection panel held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Endeavor is excited to provide strategic mentoring and support to accelerate Ayannah and Kennemer, which we are confident will transform their respective industries and positively impact the entrepreneurial ecosystem in the Philippines and other emerging markets around the world.”
Ayannah, the leading provider of affordable and accessible digital financial services for emerging markets has partnered with Bayad Center, the bills payment subsidiary of Meralco, the Philippines’ largest electric utility to launch Juan Credit™, the first artificial intelligence-powered credit scoring system for the unbanked in emerging markets.
Sendah Remit has partnered with LBC, one of the Philippines’ largest providers of courier and payment services. 1100 LBC branches nationwide are now part of the Sendah Remit network.
From being laggards in Asia, as China and India mopped up most of the PE-VC funding, Southeast Asian nations are reaching a tipping point. According to a recent report by Google and Temasek, the region’s 260 million internet users — with an additional 3.8 million coming online every month — is spurring its internet economy.
In the Philippines, the FinTech ecosystem remains modest (see chart on page S4/2). But according to Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Deputy Governor Nestor A. Espenilla, Jr., the growth trajectory of the local FinTech scene is mimicking that for the rest of the world, with investments flowing into the payments and underserved segments of the market.
Ayannah’s B2B payment service, Sendah Direct, introduces another revenue-generating service for its distributors and agents. Smart Padala Encashment via Sendah Direct is one of the many services Ayannah plans to roll out this year.
Sendah, Ayannah’s gift remittance service, is now more accessible to UAE-based Filipinos through Ayannah’s partnership with Ventaja PayRemit.
From the government, startups, and social enterprises, we take a look at the startup ecosystem influencers who make startup life more fun in the Philippines.
The fintech startup will use funds to increase customer and agent acquisition, and ramp up product development and international expansion
The Philippines-based startup says it can help businesses understand and grow their customer base through Big Data analytics
Visa says over half the people in Asia use mobile payments, and Criteo puts the Southeast Asian conversion rate at 45 per cent
Ayannah has been listed as the 8th most funded Fintech startups in Southeast Asia.
Cashless cash registers, preorders, your SME becoming the next bank ATM — these are just a few ideas that might become the drivers of Asian fintech
Ayannah is cited as one of the four award winning startups as part of IMJ's portfolio.
Ayannah is one of the largest money transfer services in the Philippines. It operates through partners with 7000 selling points by integrating remittance software and providing customer service for the clients.
Philippine financial technology (fintech) startup Ayannah won the main award at the Rising Expo SEA 2015 startup pitching competition in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Techinasia Singapore 2015 Conference (6-7 May 2015) highlights included "Market Expansion Tracks," a series of country-focused business environment briefings by subject matter experts.