P2P: A funding lifeline for small businesses?

15 February, 2016

P2P lending has the potential to bridge the massive gulf between investors and the small business sector – but it’s an industry that’s still finding its feet and place in the market. Nick Hedley, financial journalist, talks...

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3 Asian Fintech Startups Pushing Boundaries @ RISE

06 August, 2015

Financial technology has been a disruptive force globally in recent years, with innovations in payments, investments and currency exchange emerging at a rapid pace. The existence of a seamless and inclusive “Internet of...

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Monexo Placed in Hong Kong Fintech Programme

04 August, 2015

A peer-to-peer forex platform and a UK-based LinkedIn-style investor relations service are among the 10 start-ups that have won places on a new fintech accelerator launched in Hong Kong, as Asia's financial technology scene...

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Data Storage and Moneylending Get Connected

17 July, 2015

The rapid emergence of the fintech sector is giving entrepreneurs extensive scope to innovate and explore. Against a backdrop of evolving technologies and shifting consumer expectations, the way is open for them to create...

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Hong Kong Can Own FinTech Market

17 July, 2015

Since the arrival of the first ATM, the worlds of finance and technology have become ever more closely linked, creating in the process the need for a special kind of expertise spanning the two sectors. Recognising this, the...

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Financial Networking in Hong Kong

14 July, 2015

Are you looking to lend and borrow for better income at better rates? Joe Dobbs speaks to DB resident Mukesh Bubna to find out how. “Neither a borrower nor a lender be.” Polonius says that in Hamlet to his college-bound...

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Innovators Use Technology to Tackle Student Loans

12 June, 2015

If you're wondering how you can afford to go to university, you might be interested in the new peer-to-peer (P2P) lending model. "P2P lending is like eBay for loans, uniting borrowers and lenders online," explains Mukesh...

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Monexo Expands in Asia – Offers P2P Lending

19 March, 2015

The current Chinese banking system is rather unrewarding, giving just o.3% returns to savers, charging high interest to borrowers and with credit cards charging 30% interest. In a peer-to-peer (P2P) marketplace, however, a...

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Monexo Makes Banking Efficient

17 March, 2015

Hong Kong prides itself on being a global financial centre. Yet it has always been a follower in financial development rather than a leader and has been slow to respond to an exciting development its supporters say has the...

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Monexo Introduces Its P2P Platform

09 February, 2015

Monexo recently launched its peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform in Hong Kong.  Co-founder, Mukesh Bubna, enters the space with 20 years experience in consumer banking throughout Asia,  including 18 years at Citibank in Asia...

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Monexo Taps Into Hong Kong’s P2P Market

09 February, 2015

Monexo has launched its transparent peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform in Hong Kong over the weekend. The Co-founder, Mukesh Bubna, enters the space with 20 years experience in consumer banking throughout Asia. Bubna was...

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