Phil Pomford of Worldpay says mobile payments and mobile commerce are accelerating much faster in Asia compared to the rest of the world.
Thailand's Kasikornbank said Thursday it had invested $50 million in Singapore's Grab, forming a partnership that will help launch the GrabPay electronic wallet in its sixth Southeast Asian market in 2019.
Ping An Technology CEO Ericson Chan told CNBC that years of investment and research into fintech is paying off.
Ericson Chan, CEO of Ping An Technology, says the company's financial technology efforts are "just hitting a tipping point."
Esther Wong, managing director of SenseTime, the world's biggest AI start-up, says Hong Kong has the right talent and infrastructure, but is limited in its market size. That makes China's Greater Bay Area initiative important for her company.
Square beat Wall Street analysts' estimates for earnings and revenue in its third-quarter report Wednesday.
Citi upgrades Square to a buy with a $90 price target, 20 percent higher than Monday's closing price.
AirAsia's mobile payment app, BigPay, is a part of the airline's strategy to develop new businesses as it weathers through market headwinds, its CEO Tony Fernandes says.
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Credit Karma will add TransUnion-owned Noddle's more than 4 million customers, increasing its total user base to over 89 million.
Tai Hui of J.P. Morgan Asset Management says Chinese authorities are trying to find the balance in addressing long-term financial risks while facilitating short-term growth in the economy.
Chinese mobile lending platforms WeLab plans to diversify its services to grow with its customers "throughout their life cycle," the company's CEO Simon Loong told CNBC at the Hong Kong Fintech week.
Anthony Thomas of Mynt says the company's active user base has "grown" three times over the last 12 months.
Oleg Tinkov of Tinkoff Bank discusses the company's efforts to educate children between the age of 6 and 14 about financial literacy through an app.
Simon Loong of WeLab says customers looking for loans in Hong Kong are shifting from "incumbent" banks to faster financial technology platforms.
Charles D'Haussy of InvestHK says cybersecurity, blockchain and insurance are important areas of investment to improve financial technology in Hong Kong.
Coinbase just raised $300 million in its series E round, bringing its valuation to a whopping $8 billion.
Adyen, the Dutch firm that processes payments for the likes of Facebook and Uber, is expanding to Canada and signing up a host of new firms to its client roster.
The San Francisco company is introducing CoPilot through an existing arrangement with the wealth management division of New England-based Citizen's Bank.
Berkshire Hathaway's recent early-stage fintech investments fit into Warren Buffett's longtime strategy of betting on an entire industry at once.
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