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October 12, 2021
Philippines rural bank Cantilan Bank (CANBNK) partnered the ASEAN Financial Innovation Network (AFIN) to launch its new mobile banking application “iCAN”.
September 1, 2021
AIA Insurance kicked off the ‘AIA Sri Lanka Hackathon Challenge 2021’ on the 19th of August 2021
August 18, 2021
The world’s first cross-border, open-architecture financial platform APIX leverages Equinix Metal ™ to boost infrastructure resilience and compliance
July 13, 2021
THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has launched the Global Veritas Challenge to promote the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) solutions in the financial sector, it said on Monday in a statement.
July 5, 2021
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is inviting fintech companies and financial institutions around the world to propose innovative retail central bank digital currency (CBDC) solutions.
July 1, 2021
Amid a rapidly changing financial landscape, incumbent banks must be open to innovation and explore opportunities to partner with non-banking partners for the benefit of their customers.
June 22, 2021
Open banking initiatives benefit “embedded fintech” solutions that are set to grow into a USD 3.6 trillion market, according to Bain Capital.
June 16, 2021
R3 Sandbox for Digital Currencies to be listed on the API Exchange (APIX) platform
June 16, 2021
This year’s hackathon calls for innovative solutions to close lingering gender gaps in financial services.
June 7, 2021
The Fintech Alliance.PH and Fintech Philippines Association (FPH) have launched the Philippines Fintech Industry Sandbox pilot which was first unveiled during the Singapore Fintech Festival 2020.
June 7, 2021
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced the launch of the 6th edition of the Global Fintech Hackcelerator, with the theme “Harnessing Technology to Power Green Finance”.
June 7, 2021
The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), an umbrella organisation for operating retail payments and settlement systems in the country, has launched a global level Hackathon – ‘NPCI PayAuth Challenge’.
March 12, 2021
Findec, Sweden's Hub for Fintechs, with a purpose to boost Sweden's financial technology ecosystem.
May 20, 2020
Prudential Singapore (“Prudential”) has introduced a slew of initiatives to support Singapore-based FinTechs affected by COVID-19. As part of its collaboration with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the life insurer is providing local FinTech employees with financial relief and health coverage under the APIX Cares package.
May 15, 2020
Jakarta, 15 May 2020, The Indonesia Fintech Association (“AFTECH”), a Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO) for Digital Financial Innovation players in Indonesia and an umbrella organization for all fintech verticals in Indonesia have announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the ASEAN Financial Institution Network (“AFIN”) aimed at establishing a long-term strategic partnership resulting in an improved cooperation on matters of mutual interest relating to the fintech industry. Headquartered in Singapore, AFIN was established as a non-profit organization in 2018 by the ASEAN Bankers Association (ABA), International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). AMTD Foundation and Mastercard are AFIN’s Corporate Founding Members.
April 29, 2020
Saudi G20 Presidency and the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) Innovation Hub invite global innovators to find solutions to the most pressing financial regulatory & supervisory challenges.
April 22, 2020
Fintech Galaxy, the MENA region’s first cross-border, open innovation platform and marketplace for collaboration between FinTechs and financial institutions, has signed a partnership agreement with the ASEAN Financial Innovation Network (AFIN) to facilitate greater integration between FinTech hubs across the MENA region as well as Asia, while promoting AFIN’s API Exchange (APIX) platform to the FinTech community, further contributing to the development of the industry. Furthermore, Fintech Galaxy is set to launch its new and enhanced platform in July this year to cater to the evolving and increasingly sophisticated ecosystem.
November 8, 2019
Singapore, November 2019 – The ASEAN Financial Innovation Network (AFIN) announced today that Experian has joined its Strategic Advisory Council. AFIN is established by the ASEAN Bankers Association, the International Finance Corporation and the Monetary Authority of Singapore. AMTD Foundation and Mastercard are its Corporate Founding Members.
October 17, 2019
ASEAN Financial Innovation Network (AFIN) is delighted to welcome Mastercard as a corporate founding member to promote the broader adoption of financial technology innovations within Asia.
September 6, 2019
During FINSUM, Nikkei hosted a discussion on regulatory sandboxes, with participation from Nick Cook, Director of Innovation, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
March 13, 2019
IFC Islamabad held a digital finance workshop to introduce Pakistani practitioners to the AFIN platform
March 7, 2019
The first developer workshop hosted by APIX in Yangon, Myanmar on the 6th and 7th of March 2019 was a resounding success.
February 6, 2019
DesignLab Singapore was a three-day event convening 31 bankers, 19 FinTech representatives, 5 sectoral…
November 16, 2018
APIX (API Exchange) is the world’s first cross-border, open-architecture platform to catalyze digital innovation and drive financial inclusion.
November 16, 2018
APIX Platform Soft Launch at Singapore FinTech Festival