Capital Match has raised $710,000 in their Series A round meaning Singapore’s borrowers and lenders have another place where they can meet. Michael Tegos reports.
Aussie banks and Apple in battle
Apple wants to offer Apple Pay in Australia while taking the same cut they do in the States, even though Aussie banks charge half the American rate. There’s a few other sticking points too, writes James Eyers.
India’s banks working hard to include the unbanked
Bank staffers walking to rural villages are one extraordinary measure India’s banks are taking to reach out to people from rural areas who are unbanked. Saifur Rahman reports.
New innovations disrupting finance
Blockchain and peer-to-peer lending are playing disruptive roles in finance, a technology executive writes in the Nation. Read more here.
UK P2P closes successful funding round
MarketInvoice has lent $741 billion in four years, a figure which attracted investor attention, writes Oscar Williams-Grut.