Mambu Appoints New Suite of Leaders to Support Future Growth
Jun23

Mambu Appoints New Suite of Leaders to Support Future Growth

  Mambu, the leading SaaS cloud banking platform, has welcomed four new senior hires as it embarks on the next stage of its ambitious growth. The fintech has appointed Werner Knoblich as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), Fernando Zandona as Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Tripp Faix as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Sabrina Dar as Chief of Staff to the CEO. Knoblich and Zandona both join from global hypergrowth, customer-centric...

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Bank Islam Introduces FIFA-Themed Credit Card in Malaysia
Jun16

Bank Islam Introduces FIFA-Themed Credit Card in Malaysia

 In partnership with Visa, a global FIFA Partner, Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad (Bank Islam) celebrates the world’s biggest sporting event by offering 10,000 Limited-Edition Visa FIFA-Themed Credit Card-i to new and existing customers. In conjunction with the launch, Bank Islam is organising a special campaign for the Bank Islam Visa FIFA-Themed 2022 Credit Card-i members. Through this campaign, cardmembers stand a chance to win a...

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Malaysian Can Pay Taxi Ride in Singapore Using Touch N Go eWallet
Jun12

Malaysian Can Pay Taxi Ride in Singapore Using Touch N Go eWallet

 One of the largest Singapore taxi operators, ComfortDelGro has announced its collaboration with Alipay+ to cashless transactions among tourists from Malaysia and South Korea while riding the taxi. Under the collaboration, Malaysian can use Touch ‘n Go eWallet to pay the taxi fares without the need to exchange local currency while South Korean can use Kakao Pay to do the same. 12 June 2022 original...

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Razer Fintech Enters Indonesia Market through Acquisition of E2Pay
Jun12

Razer Fintech Enters Indonesia Market through Acquisition of E2Pay

 Malaysia’s digital payment company Razer Merchant Services’ parent company Razer Fintech has announced its acquisition of E2Pay, a digital payment facilitator and e-money player in Indonesia to marks its further expansion into Indonesia. Founded in 2012, E2Pay provides a breadth of payment solutions to merchants and financial institutions, including payment gateway, e-money, and remittance services licenses in...

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Wirex Eases Malaysians to Buy Crypto Using Local Payment Methods
Jun12

Wirex Eases Malaysians to Buy Crypto Using Local Payment Methods

 The crypto payments company, Wirex has introduced new payment methods for Indonesian and Malaysian to buy crypto easily on the app using their local banks’ instant bank transfer service. The Wirex Wallet is available globally and was created to make the benefits of DeFi available for everyday users. Considered one of the most accessible wallet products available, it offers an industry-leading user interface and...

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Bank Negara Malaysia, Banks and Law Enforcement Agencies Work Together to Combat Financial Frauds
Jun09

Bank Negara Malaysia, Banks and Law Enforcement Agencies Work Together to Combat Financial Frauds

 Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) released a statement today that all licensed banks are required to adopt high standards of security, particularly for internet and mobile banking services. This includes routine security reviews and advisories issued by BNM to financial institutions to enhance existing controls and ensure adequate protection against latest threats, while maintaining efficient services for customers. There have been...

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Axaipay Offers SME a Zero Transaction Fee to Accept FPX Transactions
Jun07

Axaipay Offers SME a Zero Transaction Fee to Accept FPX Transactions

 Starting from today, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia can enjoy zero transaction fee for FPX transactions through Axaipay eComPay. Axaipay eComPay is a payment solution powered by Axaipay that facilitate websites and mobile applications to accept multiple payment methods including credit card, debit card, FPX and e-money securely anytime, anywhere. According to the Founder and CEO of Axaipay, Terry Yee, SMEs in...

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Majority of Malaysian Consumers Want Their Bank to Become More Sustainable in The Future
Jun01

Majority of Malaysian Consumers Want Their Bank to Become More Sustainable in The Future

 More than three quarters (77%) of Malaysian consumers want their bank or financial institution to become more sustainable in the future, and 65% would consider switching to a bank with a stronger commitment to sustainability, according to a new report from cloud banking platform Mambu. The Is the grass greener on the sustainable side? report surveyed over 6,000 consumers globally, and over 500 from Malaysia, on their attitudes...

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New BNPL Provider Ablr Rolls Out Its Service in Malaysia with Khind
May21

New BNPL Provider Ablr Rolls Out Its Service in Malaysia with Khind

 Ablr is now officially available in Malaysia to bring consumers a seamless Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) solution with payment plans of the greatest flexibility in market to date, enabling Malaysians access to essential purchases that can be paid off over time. Its debut serves to financially assist Malaysians over a wide range of needs, encouraging better monetary management through flexible payments for important purchases. As a...

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Kaspersky Found One Third of Seniors Gets Anxious When Paying Online
May05

Kaspersky Found One Third of Seniors Gets Anxious When Paying Online

 Digital payment has emerged to be the leading choice for many consumers in Southeast Asia (SEA) when it comes to conducting their online financial transactions. A recent Kaspersky research showed that digital considerations about cybersecurity and payments factor heavily into a consumer’s purchasing behavior in the region. Titled “Mapping a secure path for the future of digital payments in APAC”, the study discovered that one in...

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