Interactive Brokers Group Establishes Central European Office

Interactive Brokers Central Europe to Serve Investors and Wealth Managers in Rapidly Growing Region GREENWICH, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec. 15, 2020 Interactive Brokers Group (Nasdaq: IBKR), a global brokerage firm, today announced the creation of Interactive Brokers Central Europe Zrt., (IBCE) and the opening of an office in Budapest. With the addition of Hungary, the global brokerage firm […]

WorldRemit Launches Holiday Season Promotion to Help Filipino Beneficiaries Build a Dream Business

Winners will receive one Grainsmart rice store franchise business package worth PHP 200,000 for a recipient of their choice in the Philippines MANILA, Philippines–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec. 09, 2020 WorldRemit, a leading digital cross-border payments business, is launching a promotion to help customers celebrate the holiday season and build a dream business for a loved one in […]

WorldRemit and Digicel International Partner to Enable Mobile Wallet Transfers in Pacific Islands

Customers can send to mobile wallet accounts in Fiji, Samoa and Tonga SYDNEY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 25, 2020 WorldRemit, a leading global digital payments provider and Digicel International, have partnered to enable international money transfers to mobile wallets for customers in Fiji, Samoa, and Tonga. Globally, customers can now make international transfers via digicelinternational.com to Digicel MyCash […]

QED Investors Expands into India Market with New Hire to Lead Southeast Asian Investments

QED also bolsters team with two additions focused on U.S. investments & Belay ALEXANDRIA, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 19, 2020 QED Investors, a leading boutique venture capital firm focused on investing in early-stage, disruptive financial services companies, announced that it has entered the Indian and Southeast Asian market, hiring Sandeep Patil to lead its investments within the […]

BRIDGESTONE joins forces with BCI to employ blockchain technology to enhance tire business capabilities

BANGKOK–(THAI BUSINESS NEWS ON BEHALF OF KBANKPR)–Nov. 09, 2020 Bridgestone Sales (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (BRIDGESTONE) has teamed with BCI (Thailand) Co., Ltd. in bolstering the capabilities of the tire trading business with the use of “Electronic Letter of Guarantee on Blockchain Technology: Common Node Type (Website)” which is available via web application. This initiative is […]

WorldRemit waives their fees on transfers to the Philippines in light of recent natural disaster

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 05, 2020 WorldRemit, a leading digital payments platform, is waiving their fees on money transfers to the Philippines in light of the recent tropical storm. Customers will be able to send money from across the world to the Philippines with no WorldRemit service fees from 4th November to 10th November 2020. Goni, which […]

Jefferies Announces Co-Brand Alliance With TISCO Securities in Thailand

NEW YORK & HONG KONG & LONDON & BANGKOK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 21, 2020 Jefferies today announced that it has established a co-brand alliance with TISCO Securities Company Limited for the cash equities business in Thailand. Under the arrangement, Jefferies will distribute equity research on companies in Thailand produced by TISCO Securities on a co-branded basis to […]

MYbank Shortens Payment Cycles for Small and Micro Businesses in the Lead up to This Year’s 11.11 Global Shopping Festival

HANGZHOU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 21, 2020 MYbank, a leading online private commercial bank in China with a focus on serving small and micro businesses, today announced a program to provide RMB 400 billion of collateral-free credit to businesses in need as they gear up for this year’s 11.11 Global Shopping Festival. This press release features multimedia. […]

Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division Partners With Leading Data Infrastructure Management Team and Commits up to $500 Million to Form Data Center Platform Global Compute

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 20, 2020 The Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division (“GS MBD”) today announced that it has partnered with a seasoned management team, led by long-time data center industry executive Scott Peterson, to form Global Compute Infrastructure LP (“Global Compute” or the “Company”), a newly established global data center infrastructure platform. GS MBD has […]

Tricor Group Appoints Dyland Mah as Managing Director to Lead Growth in Thailand

HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 09, 2020 Tricor Group (Tricor), Asia's leading business expansion specialist providing integrated business, corporate, investor, human resources and payroll, corporate trust and debt services, and strategic business advisory, announced today the appointment of seasoned business leader, Dyland Mah, as Managing Director of Tricor Thailand. Reporting to Tricor Group CEO Lennard Yong, Dyland’s […]