Wednesday, January 16, 2019
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Didi does in-app financial services across China

Chinese mobile-based transportation platform Didi Chuxing has pressed the accelerator on its fintech ambitions with a financial services module in its app. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Mobile payments make cash obsolete in China

With mobile payments in China booming, cash is going away — despite efforts by the Central Bank to go after merchants who won’t accept cash. Read more: www.pymnts.com

The CareVoice launches China’s first product dedicated to startup health benefits,...

The CareVoice has launched the first dedicated health benefit and insurance product for startups in China. Read more: member.fintech.global

China’s Dongguan launches CNY1.5bn fund of funds to boost FinTech

The Chinese city of Dongguan has launched a CNY1.5bn ($217m) fund of funds vehicle looking to boost investment in the region across areas including fintech, Read more: member.fintech.global

Vipps, Alipay to streamline mobile payments for Chinese tourists

Norway-based mobile payment app Vipps has announced a partnership with Alipay to integrate mobile payments via Alipay for Chinese tourists Read more: www.thepaypers.com

SavR secures $1m in its Seed round

Personal finance platform SavR has secured $1m in its seed round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

Financial services provider 9F Group closes Series E round

China-based 9F Group, a provider of a range of financial services, has closed its Series E round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

China-based Cobo nets $13m in Series A

Cobo, a blockchain product developer, has netted $13m through its Series A financing round. Read more: fintech.global

UnionPay cards issued outside China exceeds 100 million

UnionPay International has announced that the number of UnionPay cards issued outside the Chinese Mainland has exceeded 100 million. Read more: www.thepaypers.com

Flywire enables faster student loan payments

Most people know that China is the world-leading supplier of students studying abroad. Read more: www.pymnts.com