August 19, 2021 | 10:00
The pandemic-triggered turbulence continues to gnaw at the consumer finance industry in Vietnam, but some players are exploring potential new approaches to the challenges, particularly from some international investors.
August 13, 2021 | 08:00
Fuelled by generous amounts of venture capital, Vietnam’s fintech landscape is flying high on Singaporean investors’ agenda, promising to offer more innovative customer value propositions than traditional banks.
August 05, 2021 | 09:00
As consumers now demand greater customer services, major foreign insurance companies operating in Vietnam are embracing digital channels as they believe seamless and enhanced experiences across multiple access channels are indispensable to success.
July 15, 2021 | 17:04
Vietnam is set to see rapid expansion in terms of mobile wallet usage with mobile wallet penetration to reach nearly 55 per cent by 2025.
June 30, 2021 | 11:56
MoMo acquired all intellectual property rights of Pique AI, a company providing AI solutions to personalise customer experience for digital businesses.
May 25, 2021 | 21:16
Despite offering more payment options and benefits like promotions to customers – which make e-wallets an attractive alternative to traditional payment methods – many of the present players are facing heavy losses in Vietnam.
May 05, 2021 | 14:00
Vietnam’s small- and medium-sized enterprises have been advised on and connected to assistance programmes and solutions to accelerate tech application in developing and protecting digital assets and product traceability through a United States Agency for International Development initiative.
March 26, 2021 | 08:00
The newly-launched mobile money pilot programme is expected to heat up competition for domestic players but also open collaboration opportunities to cash in on the niche market.
March 05, 2021 | 09:00
Despite the global recession, Vietnamese startups have still been attracting millions of US dollars from foreign funds in the beginning of 2021.
February 02, 2021 | 01:21
Luring in e-wallet users by plentiful promotion activities seems to be less attractive as the payment method still occupies for a small proportion.
January 20, 2021 | 14:12
Under pandemic-induced restrictions, capital for startups has been tightened as investment funds struggle with adversity.
January 13, 2021 | 17:23
MoMo held a successful Series D capital mobilisation, with Goodwater Capital, Kora Management, and Macquarie Capital among the largest names.
December 10, 2020 | 15:00
While there have been issues relating to peer-to-peer and other digital lending and e-payments solutions in Vietnam as of late, one of the most advanced areas of fintech in the country currently is the increasing use of e-wallets.
December 09, 2020 | 14:59
MoMo is setting sights on becoming a super app, with the first step being the recent launch of its newest feature Du lich – Di Lai (Go travelling).
October 07, 2020 | 12:43
VieON has filed a lawsuit against e-wallet MoMo after having its contract terminated out of the blue, but while information is thin on the ground, communications from the over-the-top platform indicate it may have chosen a legal route harder to prove.