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SE Asian economies

PE investments in Asia-Pacific fall in 2019, says Bain & Co

(Apr 3): Private-equity (PE) investments in AsiaPacific declined last year after record highs in 2017 and 2018. 

Disruption and Digitalisation

Digital financial services worth $52 bil by 2025, but 'underbanked' challenges remain

SINGAPORE (Nov 4): The digital financial services industry in Southeast Asia is poised to triple in annual revenue generation by 2025 to reach an estimated US$38 billion ($52 billion), a new study

Disruption and Digitalisation

Digital financial services to generate $52 bil annually by 2025; 'underbanked' and 'unbanked' remain challenges

SINGAPORE (Oct 30): The digital financial services industry in Southeast Asia is poised to triple in annual revenue generation by 2025 to reach an estimated US$38 billion ($52 billion), a new study

Tech

Singapore e-commerce to grow to US$7 billion by 2025

SINGAPORE (Oct 3): Singapore’s e-commerce is set to triple in value to US$7 billion ($9.7 billion) in just six years, in parallel with rapid growth across Southeast Asia that will see the total int

SE Asian economies

Only 1 in 5 Asean business leaders have a plan in place to deal with impending downturn: Bain report

SINGAPORE (Sept 20): On the back of geopolitical uncertainties, a global downturn seems to be inevitable.

Global Markets

Private equity in Asia hits record deal, exit values; uncertainty in the region still looms

SINGAPORE (Mar 15): The private equity (PE) industry in Asia Pacific (APAC) reached new highs in 2018, after a record-breaking 2017, according to the annual Asia Pacific Private Equity Report

Are you a prisoner in your own bank?

SINGAPORE (Dec 2): “Hidden defection”, they call it.

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