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Securities Commission Malaysia Introduces Regulatory Framework for P2P Financing
Thursday, May 12th, 2016

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC), recently announced the regulatory framework for peer-to-peer (P2P) financing, setting out requirements for the registration of platform operators. Those interested to start a P2P financing platform can submit their application to the SC starting yesterday, May 2 2016. Last year Malaysia was the first country in South-East Asia to introduce… Read more…

Banks Offering Local P2P Networks
Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Current headlines are dominated by traditional institutions becoming minor or even major players in fintech platforms globally. This week it was announced that BlackRock made an investment of £12.7 million in Funding Circle. Similar activity is mirrored by companies such as Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan and DBS in Singapore. While these large institutions are making waves… Read more…

Executive Webinar on Digital Finance Market Outlook; Growth, Trends and Data May 2016
Thursday, April 28th, 2016

In its commitment to providing information into the digital finance market, Crowd Valley (a Grow VC Group company) is hosting an Executive Webinar on Tuesday the 3 of May.  The webinar will cover an overview of trends and data from the market since the start of the year and give tangible examples around market development and its practical implications.  Who… Read more…

AltFi Europe Summit Focused on P2P Lending and the UK 
Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

AltFi Europe Summit was organized in London in late March. Online lending services and models particularly dominated the discussion. As a whole the UK-based services and UK regulation were in the main focus at the event. The event served as a good summary of the p2p lending and equity crowdfunding market in the UK and… Read more…

“Financing Your International Business”: TradeUp Webinar for WEGG Available
Friday, February 12th, 2016

TradeUp‘s (a Grow VC Group company) February 3rd WEGG Wednesday Webinar on “Financing Your International Business” can be accessed here: We discussed structuring your international payments, securing working capital and A/R finance for your international sales, and also what TradeUp does – accessing growth capital for your globalizing company. Our PowerPoint is here. WEGG stands for Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global, a… Read more…