KFH-Bahrain goes live with open banking infrastructure
Kuwait Finance House-Bahrain (KFH-Bahrain) has become the latest Islamic bank in the Kingdom to go live with its open banking
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Axiata Digital Capital and CIMB to explore Islamic fintech proposition
Axiata Digital Capital and CIMB to explore Islamic fintech proposition
ASEAN banking powerhouse and one of the region’s largest Islamic financial services providers, CIMB Group, has joined hands with Axiata
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Noor Bank launches QR-based mobile payment solution
Noor Bank launches QR-based mobile payment solution
Noor Bank is taking its cashless game one step further by rolling out an EMVCO QR-based mobile payment service allowing
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Islamic fintech start-ups may benefit as global investors start to pay attention to MENA entrepreneurs
Islamic fintech start-ups may benefit as global investors start to pay attention to MENA entrepreneurs
Despite concerns over the reverberations that could engulf start-up investments as triggered by the collapse of private equity giant Abraaj,
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Takaful IKHLAS banking on digitalization to grow business
Takaful IKHLAS banking on digitalization to grow business
As competition heats up in the Malaysian Islamic insurance space, Takaful IKHLAS will be leveraging its latest partnership with CIMB
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Iran ratifies cryptocurrency bill banning trading but legalizing mining
Following our report on Iran considering to legalize crypto-mining and leveraging on digital currencies to escape the debilitating sanctions imposed
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Grab Malaysia makes first move into Islamic fintech space with digital Takaful product
Southeast Asian e-hailing giant Grab has unveiled usage-based motor Takaful and insurance coverage for its drivers through its digital insurance
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Make it Rain: Islamic crypto exchange secures license and US$2.5 million seed funding
Three years since taking its first step toward becoming a regulated entity, Shariah compliant Rain has become the first digital
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Emirati Takaful operators adopt blockchain technology as UAE eyes insurtech hub title
Three Islamic insurers in Dubai have embraced distributed ledger technology, becoming among the first in the region to demonstrate a
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Bahrain Fintech Bay tackling digital talent conundrum with tailored on-demand courses
Bahrain Fintech Bay (BFB) is adding another component to its fintech start-up ecosystem by providing training and education courses in
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Indonesia takes on Islamic fintech agenda with new digital platforms
Determined to break itself out of the ‘5% trap’, a term market practitioners have used to describe Indonesia’s years-long inability
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Bahraini Islamic banks racing for open banking domination as rules come into effect
As the window for banks in Bahrain to adopt open banking expires, local Islamic banks are engaged in what seems
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Malaysia’s first licensed Islamic equity crowdfunding platform eyes 2020 launch date
Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) has revealed its second cohort of regulated market operators for equity crowdfunding (ECF) and peer-to-peer financing
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TNG Digital exploring Islamic fintech solutions
The e-wallet subsidiary of Malaysia’s sole electronic payment system for toll expressway and highway operators is exploring the possibility of
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ABC Digital to enable online onboarding service
Bank ABC is one step closer to its mobile-only bank dreams as the Bahraini bank partners with a US-based company
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