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Philippine-based InsurTech Startup Gets $1m Seed Funding from Sage Venture, Talino...

Philippine-based InsurTech startup Saphron has completed a US$1m seed funding with Sage Venture and Talino Venture Labs. Read more: techinasia.com

UnionBank opens first fully-digital branch in the Philippines

Appian (NASDAQ: APPN) announces that UnionBank of the Philippines used the Appian Platform to launch its first fully digital branch. Read more: www.finextra.com

UCPB rolls out new e-payment service in the Philippines

UCPB has launched a new payments service that enables clients to transfer funds in real-time to other Philippine bank accounts through the bank’s facilities. 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

Crypto an alternative to inflation across the globe

Often, progress is a kick in the bottom.That’s why crises have been most effective for cryptocurrencies around the globe and the Philippines. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Philippines leading the way for market regulation within crypto

The Philippines currently has one of the fastest-growing crypto communities in the world thanks to the need for large numbers of expats to easily Read more: thefintechtimes.com

Philippine Bitcoin wallet app Coins.ph reaches 5m customers

Coins.ph, a mobile payment app that offers a cryptocurrency wallet in the Philippines, now has more than 5 million customers, the company announced on its website. Read more: www.ccn.com

Oradian nets £100k in funding from Middleton

Micro-finance banking software developer Oradian has netted £100,000 investment from Middleton Enterprises. Read more: fintech.global

Philippines SEC confirms upcoming crypto, ICO regulations

The Philippines’ primary securities regulator has confirmed work toward crafting regulations for cryptocurrency transactions and initial coin offerings (ICOs), Read more: www.ccn.com

Philippines securities regulator orders halt to ICO

The Philippines Securities and Exchange Commission hit KropCoin with a cease-and-desist order, on the grounds it was offering unregistered securities. Read more: www.coindesk.com