Asia Financial Services

Founded by Zennon Kapron
Group founded 04 Sep 2007
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Covering all aspects of financial services in Asia from banking in China to algo trading in Japan.

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Alistair Muir

Open Banking - growth opportunities in Retail Banking

Introduction Access to customer data has been a topic of conversation for many governments around the world in recent years, with many regimes around the world slowly moving towards legislation requir...

15 Oct 2019
Shane Meredith

Why Wealth Managers Need Effective Client Onboarding

Many wealth managers are losing money because they do not understand client onboarding. Unfortunately, onboarding done wrong will drive clients away; because the onboarding process begins the moment, ...

17 Sep 2019
Shane Meredith


How Asian family firms need to behave to survive? How Wealth Managers can profit from this environment? Disruptive technology is the greatest threat and biggest opportunity for Asian family busines

04 Sep 2019
Sudhesh Giriyan

The development and impact of remittances in Asia

Overseas employment is a significant contributor to Asian economies and the well-being of workers’ families, who often depend on remittances to meet their basic needs. In 2017, Asia and Europe were th...

06 Jun 2019
Lydia Leung

The true value of start-ups in Asia

People often say valuation is more an "art" than a science. Are start-ups' true valuations in line with media quotations, or what owners believe to be their value? It's high time to increase...

03 Jun 2019
Joey Kim

Riding the Korea FinTech Wave

In stark comparison to how technologically advanced South Korea is (say for instance, introducing the world’s first 5G internet for smartphones) and being recognized as the most innovative country in...

17 Apr 2019
Chris Holmes

The rise and fall of P2P lending in China

When contemplating FinTech in China, Alibaba and Tencent – among the world’s largest FinTech disruptors – will most likely be at the forefront of discussions. With market capitalizations of around hal...

10 Apr 2019
Chris Holmes

South Korea, a FinTech Hub-To-Be?

The neutral status quo The current situation in South Korea is what you might call “meh” for FinTech start-ups. It is not the worst place to set up when looking to offer financial services to a more t...

05 Apr 2019
Anna Kuzmina

Does Singapore need wallets?

“I’m sorry, we are just not that innovative here”, said bartender in Ritz-Carlton hotel in Singapore. “Please, I need your card, enter PIN, and now sign here too”. Yep, Singapore is no Iceland, or Ch...

06 Nov 2018
Anna Kuzmina

Myanmar goes digital

Recently I was suggested to move to Myanmar. To my shame, I knew pretty much nothing about Myanmar, apart from it being Burma before. Ok, and except the fact that Myanmar is a Chinese gambling heaven....

02 Nov 2018