Thailand’s Krungsri Asset Management Enhances Portfolio Management Capabilities with Charles River IMS

MELBOURNE, Australia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 01, 2018 Krungsri Asset Management Co Ltd. (Krungsri Asset), a leading Thai asset management company, is live with enhanced portfolio management capabilities across all asset classes on the Charles River Investment Management Solution (Charles River IMS). A client since 2005, Krungsri Asset uses Charles River IMS for portfolio management, trading and compliance, […]

KBank successfully tests instant cross-border payments with SWIFT gpi

BANGKOK–(THAI BUSINESS NEWS)–Oct. 25, 2018 KASIKORNBANK (KBank) teamed up with SWIFT and a group of banks from Asia Pacific, to carry out the trial of SWIFT’s new instant cross-border payments proof of concept. This trial successfully demonstrated that by enabling gpi in real-time domestic systems, payments can be effected in seconds, even when they involve domestic […]

EMQ and FOMO Pay Partner to Bolster the Digital Payment Revolution across “One Belt One Road ” Economic Corridors

HONG KONG & SINGAPORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 24, 2018 EMQ, a leading financial settlement network in Asia, and FOMO Pay, the award winning QR code payment solution provider in Singapore, has announced a partnership to support the growing demand for real-time international settlements from Singapore to China, with the ability to expand across other countries in Asia. […]

KResearch holds press conference on Thailand’s 4Q18 economic outlook

BANGKOK–(THAI BUSINESS NEWS)–Sep. 28, 2018 At KBank Phahon Yothin Building, Dr. Charl Kengchon, KResearch Managing Director, along with other executives recently held a press conference on Thailand’s economic outlook for 4Q18. KResearch has revised upward its growth forecast for the Thai economy in 2018 to 4.6 percent on the back of better economic performance during […]

Bit One Hong Kong : “Made in Japan” Cryptocurrency Exchange Is Now Coming!

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 07, 2018 BitOne Trade HK, which is a cryptocurrency trading platform operated via Bit One Hong Kong Limited, an affiliated company of Bit One Group Co.,Ltd., a Japanese listed company (TOKYO: 2338), (Director:Kimura Junichi, Location:Flat A, 25/F, Block 3, Golden Dragon Industrial Centre, 182-190 Tai Lin Pai Road, Kwai Fon Kowloon, Hong Kong), […]

WeWork Announces $500 Million Series B Investment in WeWork China Led by Trustbridge Temasek SoftBank and Hony Capital

NEW YORK & TOKYO & SHANGHAI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 26, 2018 WeWork Companies (“WeWork”) today announced a $500 million Series B investment in WeWork China led by Trustbridge Partners (“Trustbridge”), Temasek, the SoftBank Group (“SoftBank”), the SoftBank Vision Fund (“Vision Fund”) and Hony Capital. This funding will accelerate WeWork’s growth in China, allowing the company to serve […]

TNS and INET Partnership Revolutionizes Thanachart Bank’s Merchant POS Service

RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 24, 2018 Thanachart Bank in Thailand is strengthening the point-of-sale (POS) services it provides to its merchants and their 30,000 terminals, thanks to a new agreement with Transaction Network Services (TNS) and INET. TNS, in partnership with INET, will upgrade Thanachart Bank’s merchant offerings with the TNS managed dial service, Secure Internet […]

Ant Financial to Share Full Suite of AI Capabilities with Asset Management Companies

27 asset management companies have set up a Caifuhao wealth management corporate account on the Ant Fortune platform, increasing operational efficiency by 70% and reducing costs by 50% Additional AI-enabled benefits include a 10-fold increase in daily visitors and a three-fold increase in the amount invested by returning customers HANGZHOU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 20, 2018 Ant […]

KBank joins hands with BEA to promote Thai – Hong Kong trade and investment

BANGKOK–(THAI BUSINESS NEWS)–12 Jun. 2018 KASIKORNBANK (KBank) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with The Bank of East Asia (BEA) to enhance collaboration in trade and investment to strengthen the business sectors of Thailand and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Hong Kong). Mr. Banthoon Lamsam, Chairman of the Board of KBank, said Hong Kong serves […]

KBank and Horganice offer an integrated apartment solution and special financial facility, and aim to extend 500 million Baht of loans

BANGKOK–(THAI BUSINESS NEWS)–June 5, 2018 KASIKORNBANK (KBank) partners with Horganice to offer smart solutions to assist apartment businesses. Comprehensive business management will be enhanced by this option, including anywhere-anytime bill collection and payment acceptance, along with data management and communication with tenants, which will add more agility and convenience to both the landlords and tenants. […]