Top 120 FinTech Influencers You Need To Know in Asia

Collaboration within the global FinTech industry is on the rise, and Asia continues to dominate the market with innovation in products, continued investments and several experts setting up base in this part of the world. Fintech Asia had earlier gauged FinTech talents to release a list of top FinTech influencers. We have updated our exhaustive list, adding even more FinTech hustlers you need to know about and follow…

Ayannah launches Juan Credit™, an AI-powered Credit Scoring Service for the Unbanked in Emerging Markets

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. 

Exclusive: PH-based Ayannah’s next funding round upsized to $5m

Exclusive: PH-based Ayannah’s next funding round upsized to $5m

Financial technology startup Ayannah is looking forward to secure at least $5 million in its next funding round likely to be completed by April 2017.

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Asia PE-VC Summit Panel: Venture Capital in ASEAN – Is the region on course to become an innovation hot spot?

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.