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Aspire’s Vision for the Future of SME Finance in Hong Kong

In Hong Kong, a bustling metropolis where small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) form the backbone of the economy, the need for efficient and integrated financial solutions has never been more pressing. Amidst the city’s macroeconomic challenges and the growing importance

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Thales Partners with DBS Taiwan to Bring Bio-Sourced Payment Cards to Asia

DBS Taiwan has partnered with Thales to bring over two million cards to its customers, including more than one million sustainable credit and debit cards made from Polylactic Acid (PLA), a bio-sourced, eco-friendly alternative to traditional plastic. This makes DBS

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DBS Now Largest Foreign Bank in Taiwan After Finalising Citi Acquisition

DBS Bank has wrapped up it acquisition of Citi Consumer Taiwan, positioning itself as the largest foreign bank by assets in that market. The integration was finalised over the last weekend (12 and 13 August 2023). Following this acquisition, DBS

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DBS Plans to Apply for Crypto License in Hong Kong

DBS Group Holdings plans to apply for a license to that will allow it to expand its crypto trading services to its Hong Kong customers in the future. “We are planning to apply for a license in Hong Kong so

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Statrys and DBS’ Payments and Collections Solution Bags The Asset Triple A Award

Statrys, a Hong Kong-based fintech providing virtual business accounts for SMEs, has been recognised together with DBS Bank as the ‘Best Payments and Collections Solution Hong Kong’ at The Asset Triple A Treasury, Trade, Sustainable Supply Chain and Risk Management

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DBS Hong Kong Rolls Out Its One-Stop Digital Sustainability Platform “LiveBetter”

DBS Bank Hong Kong has introduced LiveBetter, a one-stop digital sustainability platform in its digibank app that encourages customers to foster a more sustainable life. With features like Know Better and Invest Better, LiveBetter in the DBS digibank HK app

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A Master of Science in Fintech for Hong Kong

To step up efforts in cultivating a talent for Fintech in local students and to strengthen the links in corporate partnership, the Faculty of Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and DBS Hong Kong have recently signed a

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4 Out of 5 of Customers Don’t Think Banks Know What They Need

According to a study conducted by JD Power, 54% of customers don’t fully trust their primary banks, which the study marks as notable sinceconsumers often consider banks their trusted adviser for financial planning. The study finds that four in five

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DBS Launches Blockchain Trade Platform for the Automotive Sector in China

DBS Bank announced that it has partnered with one of China’s largest automotive logistics companies, China Capital Logistic Co. Ltd alongside blockchain provider, Wanxiang Blockchain, to launch an automotive blockchain platform connecting car manufacturers, exporters, logistics carriers and car dealerships.

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Open Banking Hong Kong — How Open is Open?

Following the rollout of Open Banking regulations in the UK and the launch this year of the EU’s Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2), countries across the Asia-Pacific region are following suit to establish their own frameworks to enable banks to

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