Monday, November 30, 2020

CapBay to launch Islamic supply chain...

Stepping foot into the Islamic finance industry for the first time, CapBay has partnered with Kenanga Capital Islamic to...

Pakistan takes digital asset lead

Pakistan is taking the digital asset lead in South Asia, making its position clear in a regulatory consultation paper,...

Sarwa upgrades infrastructure to support growth...

Robo-advisor Sarwa has rolled out Sarwa X, an upgraded version of Sarwa Classic, with enhancements facilitating more efficient funding...

TFX Islamic eyes new market segments...

Newly minted digital supply chain platform TFX Islamic is looking to expand into key Islamic markets, with plans to...

Saudi licenses new robo advisor

The Capital Market Authority of Saudi Arabia has granted DFN Road Company a financial technology experimental permit (ExPermit) to...

Kuwaiti Islamic banking providers implement digital...

Two Kuwaiti banks are rolling out digital onboarding solutions, underscoring the Gulf state’s readiness to embrace digital banking. Kuwait Finance...

Investree to support women microentrepreneurs with...

Peer-to-peer (P2P) lender Investree, which offers both Islamic and conventional financing, will begin providing microfinancing to women microentrepreneurs, expanding...

Saudi fintech to roll out Islamic...

Just a month after it has secured a Fatwa certifying its public blockchain is Shariah compliant, Tezos Gulf will...

FWD Affiliate to include online plans

As at the end of October 2020, FWD Affiliate, an initiative by Malaysia's FWD Takaful to raise public awareness...

Turkey to pilot new payment system

The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT) has confirmed that it is ready to pilot a new...

TFX Islamic enters market with Shariah...

Supply chain finance (SCF) remains relatively unfamiliar to businesses, particularly in the ASEAN region. It is, however, an area...

GFIN to launch cross-border testing of...

The Global Financial Innovation Network (GFIN) is inviting firms to participate in testing innovative financial products, services, business models...

MCB Islamic Bank collaborates with NIFT

MCB Islamic Bank has partnered with National Institutional Facilitation Technologies (NIFT) to promote digital payments in Pakistan through the...

Aman Bank launches virtual assistant

Aman Bank has launched its virtual assistant and chatbot customer service driven by Oracle Financial Services’s artificial intelligence, a...

ADIB launches Emirati chatbot

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) has launched ADIB Chat Banking, a chatbot service available in Arabic, English and the...

Bank Indonesia launches chatbot

Bank Indonesia (BI) has launched its chabot named LISA which can be contacted through the WhatsApp, Line Messenger and...

Indonesia Stock Exchange supports Sukuk market...

The Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) has launched the Indonesia Alternative Market Trading System (SPPA), a new electronic trading platform...

Pakistan’s digital account initiative creating new...

The Pakistani government’s endeavor to attract investments into Shariah compliant sovereign instruments through its newly introduced digital platform is...