Media Coverage 2021

2021 December 13th - - China DeFi sector booms despite regulators' crypto crackdown
2021 November 26th - Voice of America - COVID-19-era Border Closures Stunt Business, Befitting China's Aim of Self-Reliance
2021 November 24th - Bloomberg - Singapore Central Bank Weighs Action Over DBS Service Glitch
2021 November 19th - Deal Street Asia - BNPL is booming in SE Asia but faces regulations, crowded market
2021 November 15th - Business Insider - A patent filed by China's central bank shows the country hasn't given up on crypto trading
2021 October 27th - SupChina - DeFi: Can decentralized finance defy China's crypto controls?
2021 October 26th - Financial Times - Fintechs and traditional lenders do battle across south-east Asia
2021 October 25th - S&P Global - Payments to continue to drive finance M&A in Asia Pacific
2021 October 24th - Voice of America - Zoom Gets More Popular Despite Worries About Links to China
2021 October 15th - Nikkei Asia - Fintechs and traditional lenders do battle across Southeast Asia
2021 October 2nd - Voice of America - How China’s Ban on Cryptocurrency Will Ripple Overseas
2021 September 29th - Tech In Asia - Indonesia fintech hits hurdle with new rules on foreign control
2021 September 29th - Quartz - China's answer to crypto is the digital yuan
2021 September 28th - KrAsia - ‘Buy now, pay later’ is taking off in Indonesia, but risks are high
2021 September 24th - Deal Street Asia - Why Alibaba-owned Lazada is doubling down on payments in Southeast Asia
2021 September 20th - Tech In Asia - Stripe readies Indonesia entry, but the road just got rougher
2021 August 26th - Nikkei Asia - Singapore's Razer gives up costly ASEAN e-wallet battle
2021 August 26th - IG - Are Razer shares worth buying?
2021 August 24th - Al Jazeera - What is driving Bitcoin's rise?
2021 August 19th - Finextra - APAC holds fertile ground for burgeoning regtech sector
2021 August 7th - SCMP - Singapore to grant licences to digital payments services providers in ‘momentous’ move for cryptocurrencies
2021 July 31st - SCMP - Malaysia gears up for the future of finance as AirAsia, Sea Group, Grab face off in bid for digital banking licences
2021 July 29th - The Ken - BRI Agro’s push to make ‘big bank’, not ‘big tech’ write Indonesia’s digital bank playbook
2021 July 27th - Protocol - Who should be scared of China’s big, bad digital yuan?
2021 May 24th - SCMP - Gojek and Tokopedia's holding group GoTo plans fundraising ahead of blockbuster IPO this year
2021 May 21st - Deal Street Asia - GoTo can propel Bank Jago's growth, but it has incumbents to contend with
2021 May 17th - Financial Times - Indonesia's Gojek and Tokopedia agree $18bn merger
2021 May 10th - Straits Times - China's much-hyped digital yuan fails to impress early users
2021 April 14th - S&P Global - Ant Group's revamp to hit biggest revenue source as regulators nix cross-selling
2021 April 12th - Reuters - China's Ant Group to restructure under central bank agreement
2021 April 9th - KrASIA - AirAsia's new services take flight in bid to form Southeast Asia's next super app
2021 March 10th - Business Times - Google Pay shaping up to be serious contender in South-east Asia
2021 March 9th - Sifted - Fintechs, Chinese investors are coming for you
2021 March 8th - Deal Street Asia - Fintechs feel the heat as Indonesian lenders lead country's digital banking transformation
2021 February 16th - NIKKEI Asia - China's New Year digital yuan tests hasten Asia e-currency race
2021 February 5th - KrASIA - Too big to fail: Are Gojek and Tokopedia about to merge?
2021 January 22nd - Deal Street Asia - Gojek, Tokopedia, explore holding company structure as merger talks move forward