Tuesday, October 16, 2018
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KKR, Tencent make $175m deal for minority stake in Voyager Innovations

KKR and Tencent Holdings has acquired a minority stake in the FinTech innovation arm of telecommunications and digital services provider PLDT. Read more: fintech.global

Asia outpaces West in mobile wallet adoption

Mobile wallet adoption in Asian markets is higher than in the US, the UK and Germany, a study by GlobalData has uncovered. Read more: www.thepaypers.com

First Circle said to bag $26m in Series A

SME lending platform First Circle has reportedly raised $26m in its Series A round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

Canopy said to raise $4.8m in Series A

Canopy, a financial data and analytics company, has reportedly raised $4.8m in its Series A round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

Ohmyhome closes Series A on SGD $4m to support Southeast Asia...

Singapore-based PropTech platform Ohmyhome has closed its Series A on SGD $4m ($2.9m). Read more: fintech.global

Kissht said to raise $30m in its Series C round

Kissht, which provides consumers with credit lines at the point-of-sale, has reportedly raised $30m in its Series C. Read more: fintech.global

Magnum Research bags Series A ++ funding round

Magnum Research’s robo-advisor platform AQUMON has closed its Series A ++ round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

Bangkok Bank invites FinTechs to its second accelerator program

Bangkok Bank is inviting FinTech companies from around the world to join the second cohort of its accelerator program. Read more: fintech.global

WeChat launches its payment services in Malaysia

China-based social communication giant WeChat has launched its payment services in Malaysia. Read more: fintech.global

ZhongAn said to receive funding from SoftBank

Digital insurer ZhongAn Online Property & Casualty Insurance has reportedly received a strategic investment from SoftBank Vision Fund. Read more: fintech.global