Digitization has a tremendous impact in the transactional industry, including real estate. While other industry players focus on generating advertising revenue for listings, FangDD has adopted a pay-for-performance model which charges commission only if a property transaction has completed.
Author: Min Yi Ang
“Insuring your car couldn’t be simpler. Your policy could be in your inbox in 7 minutes.” CoverFox one liner pitch sums up the gist of its service offering. CoverFox allows consumers to compare insurance features to make better informed decisions before purchasing it online conveniently.
Macrovue has received media limelight for its potential in disrupting the wealth industry for its themed customizable superannuation global funds. Though it has just commenced its services, it has received $1 million funding from AMP, a wealth giant, which aims to leverage on their capabilities to reach out to new tech savvy explorative clients.
8 Securities is a market competitive mobile and online trading platform that provides invaluable consumer benefits that may challenge the core banking services offered by retail banks to their consumers. It allows both mobile and online trading of over 15,000 US, Hong Kong and China equities and funds. The trades are charged at affordable non-complicated flat fees with complimentary value-added access to market information. It has also recently launched a robo-advisor in Japan.
Tong Ju Bao is a new kid on the block for P2P insurance in China and has garnered attention in the recent years for its business model and product offerings.
Fastacash partners with financial intuitions to build social payment capabilities within their existing mobile applications or through social networks.
The main product of QFPay is QPOS: By connecting a smartphone to the QPOS, which looks like a mini calculator, users will be able to convert it into a mobile payments system that accepts cards and gain access to other value-added applications such as transaction records and receipts to enhance business productivity.
The rebranded Ant Financial now overseas 5 entities including payments service Alipay and Alipay Wallet, investment fund Yu’e Bao, P2P lending platform Zhao Cai Bao, MYBank, a private bank and user credit scoring system Sesame Credit.