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Tag: Accelerator & Incubator

Saudi accelerates fintech development with new program

Committed to diversifying its oil-dependent economy through financial services among others, the largest Islamic financial market in the world has rolled out...

DIFC invests in Islamic fintech

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has invested in four fintech start-ups including two which offer Shariah compliant services — remittance platform...

Dubai stake claim to Islamic fintech hub title; DIFC Hive accepts largest Shariah fintech cohort

The Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) has launched the third edition of its fintech accelerator program, welcoming its largest cohort yet. It also comprises...

Canadian accelerator program accepts Islamic fintech start-up Manzil

Canada-based Islamic fintech start-up Manzil is one of eight to be accepted into the second cohort of The Holt Accelerator, a fintech-focused acceleration program...

European Islamic fintech start-ups find home in the UAE as ADGM expands RegLab program

Two European fintech start-ups with a Shariah proposition have been selected to join the Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM)’s Regulatory Laboratory (RegLab) which concurrently...

Indonesia inaugurates fintech center

Indonesia’s Financial Services Authority, Otoritas Jasa Keuangan (OJK), has launched a new fintech center dedicated to nurturing a conducive ecosystem to harness the potential...

Dubai launches Islamic economy incubator

The Dubai Islamic Economy Development Center (DIEDC), Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) and Technolera, have launched an incubator to nurture start-ups and SMEs with...

Maybank accepting applications for fintech program

Maybank, which offers Islamic products, is accepting applications for its MaybankFintech program, opening for the first time to non-fintech companies. The program, focusing on...

ADGM opens RegLab applications

Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) is accepting applications for its Regulatory Laboratory (RegLab), targeting fintech and regtech start-ups with an SME focus until the...

Ethis’s Malaysian arm to spearhead Islamic fintech venture building

A Singapore-based Islamic crowdfunding start-up has courted new angel investors for its Malaysian and Indonesian businesses, allowing the firm to scale up and expand...

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Singaporean BaaS platform targets Halal market

Driven by strong client demand, RootAnt, a Singapore-based technology enabler of the Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) technology, will be introducing Shariah fintech solutions for...

Orpheus Capital: Alternative digital finance for the underbanked

Orpheus Capital was established in June 2020 aiming to serve underbanked SMEs by providing swift access to cash flow.

Beyond basic banking: Insha secures seed funding; plans expansion and Islamic investment product debut

After providing basic banking services for the last two years, Germany’s only digital Islamic bank will be rolling out Shariah compliant investment...

ADIB eyes robo-advisory

One of the largest Islamic banks in the UAE is exploring robo-advisory offerings as part of its wider digital strategy which has...