Visa teams up AWS Partner Network to simplify global digital payments

Visa Joins AWS Partner Network to Help Simplify Global Digital Payments

Visa, a world leader in global digital payments, announced it has joined the AWS Partner Network (APN), a global community that leverages AWS technologies, programs, expertise, and tools to build solutions and services for customers. Visa’s presence in the APN will help enable its partners and clients, including cloud-native fintechs, to access and integrate select […]

Emerging investment trends redefining APAC in 2024

Unveiling the Top Investment Trends for APAC in 2024

The investment environment in APAC is still continuously changing due to various socio-political, technical, and economic variables. Growing markets, varied economies, and quick technical development make Asia great for investors looking for growth and diversification. Before diving into the specific investment trends, it is important to understand the key factors driving these shifts in the […]

Green Dot welcomes Robert Millard to its Board of Directors

Robert Millard, Board of Directors, Green Dot

Green Dot Corporation, a leading digital bank and fintech that powers consumers and businesses with seamless and affordable banking and payment tools, yesterday announced the appointment of Robert Millard to its Board of Directors, effective March 25, 2024. “Rob is a proven leader and strategist highly capable of managing key relationships and risk for complex […]

Param acquires Twisto to accelerate European expansion

Emin Can Yılmaz, Founder and CEO of Param (left), Michal Šmída, CEO of Twisto (right)

Param, a FinTech company in Turkey, is entering the European market with the acquisition of leading CEE Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) provider Twisto. Setting the scene for wider global expansion, Param is introducing its technology and integrated embedded finance products and services to Europe. One of the first Czech FinTechs, Twisto was acquired from previous […]

ASL accelerates growth in fintech arena with Finastra

Leon Wang, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of ASL (right) poses for a photo with Richard Zhu, Managing Director, APAC, Treasury and Capital Markets of Finastra (left)

Automated Systems Holdings Limited (ASL) (771.HK), a leading global IT solutions and services provider, has strategically partnered with Finastra, a global provider of financial software applications and marketplaces, to bolster its industry-specific DevSecOps business and strengthen its fintech trajectory. Under this partnership, ASL has become the sole authorized service provider for Finastra’s Kondor solution in Hong […]

Sharakah joins Beehive as new investor

Sharakah, a closed joint stock company incorporated by Royal Decree No. (76/98), has come on board with Beehive, a leading fintech company, as a new investor. Sharakah contributes to SME development in Oman and provides finance to support Oman’s vision to diversify the economy. Together, Beehive and Sharakah look to help the growth of the […]