Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Can Tencent match Ant Financial after $175 million investment in Philippine...

  The main product of Mynt is e-wallet GCash Voyager was founded in 2013, and owns e-wallet PayMaya, remittance service provider Smart Padala, lending platform Lendr,...

KrisPay: just another wallet from … an airline?

It seems like every company these days wants to set up their own payment platform. Users in Singapore are probably used to a variety...

Why Fave will never match up to Meituan

If you live in countries like Singapore and Malaysia, you’d probably have come across FavePay stickers like the following: Fave, which bought Groupon’s assets...

Kudo(s) to Grab – good acquisition, but failed integration?

Grab's acquisition of Kudo was hailed as a strategic coup against Gojek, but why has it not taken the lead in payments?

Can WeChat Pay and Alipay replicate their successes in Southeast Asia?

China has rapidly developed into the definite global leader in mobile payments. Every time when we go on business trips in China, our foreign...

Alibaba joins with Li Ka-shing in an all-out payments war with...

Since Alipay in Hong Kong formed a strategic cooperation with Li Ka-shing’s CK Hutchison Holdings in September 2017, and WeChat Pay Hong Kong followed...

Thailand’s Central Group is going big OFFLINE

It is setting aside US$1.5 billion to grow its physical stores across Thailand and Vietnam

In just 4 years, WeChat has changed the way people give...

For the past four years, the biggest social app in China, WeChat, has changed the way people gave red packets during the Chinese New Year. Now it is building an ecosystem for a greater plan.

Now bitcoin is down, how to (re)position yourself – Crypto Market...

In part 1 we briefly discussed the future of crypto where we suggested that central banks around the world might pick-up bitcoin as a...

[MW Special Report] E-commerce in Vietnam

With a young, tech-savvy population with high consumption demand, B2C and C2C e-commerce in Vietnam has plenty of potential to grow. However, customer perception...

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