Digital Banking

“Big Bang” Bank Upgrades Spell Trouble, Mambu Makes Case for Incremental Change

Core banking systems serve as the backbone of financial operations and customer interactions for banks worldwide. They facilitate critical transactions like loan management, withdrawals, and deposits in real-time. However, maintaining such a system comes at a hefty cost. Financial institutions

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GXBank CEO Pei Si Lai Champions Financial Literacy and Women’s Empowerment

As we honour Women’s Day, it is paramount to spotlight the transformative leadership of Pei Si Lai, CEO of GXBank, whose embodiment of inclusivity, empowerment, and forward-thinking is reshaping the contours of digital banking. In a realm where technology and

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Boost Bank CEO Fozia Amanulla Shapes Inclusive Digital Banking

As the world marks International Women’s Day, we spotlight the journey of Fozia Amanulla, whose ascent to the helm of Boost Bank as CEO is a narrative of breaking barriers and forging new paths in the predominantly male-dominated banking sector. 

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CEO Rafiza Ghazali’s Strategy for KAF-Led Islamic Digital Bank

As we commemorate International Women’s Day, our focus turns to Rafiza Ghazali, the CEO behind KAF Investment Bank’s Islamic digital banking venture. With a career that spans across technology, startups, and banking, Rafiza stands as a testament to how diverse

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AEON Bank CEO Raja Teh’s Blueprint to Meet Digital Natives’ Needs

In the banking industry, where change is rapid and impactful, Raja Teh Maimunah Raja Abdul Aziz stands out as the Chief Executive Officer of AEON Bank. Her journey offers insight into the evolving nature of banking, marked by an increasing shift

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Over 100,000 Malaysians Signed up for GXBank’s Physical Debit Cards in 2 Weeks

Malaysia’s first digital bank, GXBank, announced that it has surpassed 100,000 debit card users, just two weeks after launching its physical cards. This milestone builds on the bank’s rapid growth since its public launch in November 2023, when it also

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MoneyLion’s Co-Founder Foong Chee Mun Appointed CPO at YTL-Sea Digital Bank Project

Foong Chee Mun has assumed the role of Chief Product Officer at the YTL-Sea Digital Bank Project, which is among the five entities awarded a digital banking license in Malaysia. In addition to his new role, Foong also heads YTL

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You Can Now Register Your Interest for AEON Bank – M’sia’s First Islamic Digibank

AEON Bank has officially opened registration for those interested in joining Malaysia’s first Shariah-compliant digital bank. The entity was the first Islamic digital bank in the country to receive approval from Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to launch under the new

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GXBank Now Offers Physical Debit Cards to All Customers

GXBank, Malaysia’s first digital bank and a subsidiary of Singapore’s GXS Bank, announced that it has begun offering its physical debit card to all its customers. Prior to offering physical cards, only virtual ones were available following GX Bank’s official

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Vircle Taps PolicyStreet to Offer Child Insurance Plan Tied to Its Visa Card

Malaysian insurtech company PolicyStreet and Vircle, a Malaysian neobanking service provider for kids, have joined forces to launch “Vircle Club Protect,” a new insurance service designed to offer financial security for children of Malaysian families who subscribe to the latter’s

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