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Malaysia Opens a Fintech Sandbox

Malaysia Opens a Fintech Sandbox

Malaysia is ramping up its forces in the global race for the newest fintech innovation. The Asian country has launched its first fintech sandbox with the help of the central bank. The regulatory sandbox will be open to both foreign and local startups.   Enhancing its fintech sector   Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) had earlier started focusing its efforts in [...]

Modest Start to Global Fintech Investment in Q1 2017

Modest Start to Global Fintech Investment in Q1 2017

KPMG has published its Pulse of Fintech, which covers the global fintech industry performance for Q1 of 2017. KMPG’s research finds global fintech investment to have a modest, yet solid start to the year, with a few strong performers to lead the way.   Global fintech investment falls slightly   The KMPG research shows the first three months of the [...]

PE Trends for  Asia Pacific

PE Trends for Asia Pacific

EY published its latest Asia Pacific private equity report this week to show the trends and challenges facing active PE investors in the region. It is based on a survey conducted by mergermarket of 100 deal professionals, bankers and institutional investors between July and August 2011.   The findings are upbeat. The region is expected to be relatively more active [...]