digital banking

Google makes a bid for banking, where other tech firms have flopped

GOOGLE already has a valuable stash of your digital data. Now it wants your cash, too.

Ron Sim's V3 Group eyes digibank bid with EZ-Link, FEO, Heliconia

RON Sim's V3 Group is believed to be in talks with stored-value card operator EZ-Link, property group Far East Organization and Temasek-owned Heliconia Capital to form a consortium to gun for a...

Artificial intelligence to power up UOB's mobile banking app

EVER missed your regular Netflix or Spotify payment when it was due? A new mobile banking app feature by the United Overseas Bank (UOB) can now tell you if payment for your usual subscription-...

Carro eyes digibank licence as vehicle to expand into SME loans

WITH its auto financing business already revving up profits - used car marketplace Carro is now eyeing a wholesale digital banking licence to expand the business.

Time to tighten digital banking metrics

THE heightened pressure on Singapore banks to prove their mettle amid Big Tech disruption means an ongoing rewrite in how digital banking is showing off richer returns.

Cash and mobile banking can be sound proposition in emerging markets

IT WOULD seem odd to put the two together: cash and mobile banking. But the strange bedfellows make a good business model for expanding into banking in emerging markets.

Super Apps shaping the future of finance

THE traditional boundaries of the financial services industry are gradually becoming indistinguishable. With virtually every area of consumer finance - from payments and transfers to lending and...