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4 Priorities for Banks to Secure Digital and Mobile Channels

During the pandemic, the number of data breaches has increased drastically: cyberattacks targeting banks have even grown by 238 percent. This fraud surge goes hand in hand with the growing use of the mobile and digital banking channels. While this trend

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How Technical Debt Impedes Your Bank’s Ability to Innovate

In a technological landscape where speed to market has become a distinct competitive advantage, technical debt can seriously impede an organisation’s ability to innovate. Technical debt refers to shortcuts taken and gaps left unaddressed, as organisations race to cut down

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What Banks Have Learned From Two Years of Remote Working

In the past two years, the world has undergone a radical experiment like nothing we’ve witnessed before. We’ve moved from a largely office-based work environment to a near-complete remote work environment almost overnight. This is no small feat for most

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Research Finds Malaysian Banks That Fail to Digitise Face Extinction

A new global research report from the Financial Times Focus (FT Focus) and SaaS cloud banking platform Mambu has identified that three in five banks believe they will cease to exist within five to ten years if they do not

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Stronger Mobile Application Security Is the Key to Revenue Growth

Financial institutions have been moving towards expanding digitisation for years, offering remote banking services, and prioritising the customer experience in digital platforms. In 2020, however, the COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically accelerated this shift. With less access to bank branches, the

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Insurtech Fatberry Adds Senior Executives to Help Drive Growth

Malaysian digital insurance platform, Fatberry.com said that it has continued to experience strong growth and has recently added two senior executives to its management team to further drive growth. Ms. Zoee Kong, Head of Partnership, and Mr. Rev Ong, Head

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Banks Need to Ramp up Efforts To Win Over Digitally Savvy Muslim Customers

Banking and financial services platform Mambu released its research series named the Disruption Diaries which seeks to understand what people think of the key trends driving the development of financial services. In Mambu‘s third edition, the firm conducted a global

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Driving Financial Inclusion With BNPL and Smarter Decisioning

While news headlines broadcasting Buy Now, Pay Later’s (BNPL) incredible adoption trajectory are a daily occurrence, innovative lenders know that BNPL offers more than a growth story. It’s an opportunity to make headlines about how their business is empowering consumers

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Malaysia’s National Technology and Innovation Sandbox Admits Its First Fintech jomSETTLE™

jomSETTLE™, a fintech platform developed by Mazer Fintech Sdn. Bhd., announced that it is the first fintech to be admitted into the National Technology & Innovation Sandbox (NTIS) spearheaded by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation Malaysia (MOSTI). The

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Synthetic Identity Theft Rises in Southeast Asia

Simply stated, synthetic identity theft is when a fraudster combines the personal information of different real-life people to create an authentic-looking digital identity. These identities can include Personally Identifiable Information (PII) such as name, identity card number, birth date and

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