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Globally, Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) have gained traction as a unique digital asset. In the first half of 2021, NFT sales hit USD2.5 billion up from USD13.5 million in the first half of 2020 resulting in the buying and selling of NFTs becoming a lucrative business. In spite of this growth, the viability of NFTs as […]
Digital investing platforms and robo-advisory have seen higher adoption rates as compared to pre-pandemic levels, according to StashAway, an intelligent wealth management platform. Millennials have long been robo-advisors’ largest demographic but a growing number of investors across all ages have become more receptive towards managing their wealth online. With traditional banks entering the space, what […]
In Southeast Asia, Esports is set to take off and hit US$72.5 million revenue by 2024. Singapore aims to become the destination of choice for hosting Esports events in the region given its advanced infrastructure and pool of talent. Will the country be able to grow its regional and global influence in the industry? How […]
“Buy now pay later” (BNPL) is the fastest growing online payment method globally, and expected to grow by 43% annually until 2024 (FIS WorldPay, Global Payments Report 2021). Here in Asia, the nascent buy now pay later landscape is rapidly evolving as banks and financial services look to enter the space. What will the future […]
Data breaches have been a prevalent issue and Risk Based Security revealed in their 2021 Mid Year Data Breach QuickView Report that 18.8 billion records exposed in the first half of 2021 alone. But what happens to the identification numbers, addresses and other personal information that gets stolen? Stolen user data is sold on the […]
Indonesia has the world’s fourth largest education system but low literacy rates prevail due to the country’s sizeable rural population, lack of infrastructure, qualified trainers and funding among some of the challenges that are slowing down its development. On the upside, Indonesia has one of the highest internet penetration rates in the world. As the […]