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In Part 1 of this article, we had an overview of the entire Indonesian market, and zoomed into consumer behaviour and consumer finance market. In the second section, we will look into the regulatory environment, identify key players in consumer… Continue Reading →
The increasing household expenditure and the underdeveloped consumer lending industry create huge demand and growth potential for consumer finance in Indonesia. While hundreds of players are rushing in because of the clear opportunities, underlying risks must be weighted to ensure… Continue Reading →
Thanks to all of you, investors, entrepreneurs and corporate decision makers, who showed up at our sharing session “Chinese gold rush in Indonesia” last Wednesday (29 Nov). It was a cosy night. We had some very interesting discussions with people… Continue Reading →
We came across this at a florist in Singapore. What does this tell us? Some of our thoughts: Alipay and WeChat Pay are very present in Singapore – and many other cities in Southeast Asia Chinese tourists frequent. GrabPay is… Continue Reading →
In the first part of this article, we took a look at the craze of Chinese mobile payday loan companies entering the Indonesian market. In the second installment, we are going to review the key challenges and risks they are… Continue Reading →
In a recent Fintech investor brief in Singapore, where more than 50 investors participated, almost nobody was aware of the huge gold rush that is happening right across the Java Sea in Indonesia – Chinese mobile payday loan companies are… Continue Reading →