Payments

GCash is an alternative banking service that transforms a mobile phone into an electronic wallet for online payments and other money transfers

Country: Philippines Date of Launch: 2004 GCash is a well-established subsidiary of the Philippines-based telecom giant Globe Telecom. GCash primary goal is to provide the unbanked population of the Philippines an easy and convenient access to mobile money services. Concept GCash is a mobile money service offered to users of Globe Telecom (Globe), a major provider […]


Tagcash provides e-wallet to promote digital cashless economy in Philippines

Tagcash wallets and services like Pay via SMS, app or website could be used by merchants and banks to tie to their accounts and this may promote cashless economy. With Tagcash, customers can create and shift from different wallets as well as type of currencies. Tagcash Credits, a combined semi open rewards and payment currency, can be cashed in for 80% of value by a few chosen partner merchants


CoinPip uses blockchain technology to provide enterprises a faster and cheaper way to transfer money internationally.

Singapore-based Fintech startup CoinPip utilizes blockchain technology to simplify enterprise fund transfers, and avoids additional costs such as Forex charges. Backed by Silicon Valley-based seed fund and accelerator 500 Startups, CoinPip has already acquired 600+ users and have made over US $1 million in transactions since its official launch in March 2015.


Bitspark, a Hong Kong fintech, operates a cash-in cash-out platform leveraging Bitcoin to offer remittance services in Philippines, Indonesia and Vietnam

Country: Hong Kong Year: 2014 Launched in November 2014, Bitspark offers a web-based platform for licensed money remittance businesses. The platform uses bitcoin for its international network to send, receive and manage remittance services globally. Bitspark also provides clients with customer due diligence, storing historical data and detailed analytics services to evaluate and enhance their […]


Rebit.ph, a Philippines-based bitcoin remittance service, charging 0% on transfers

Country: Philippines Year: 2014 Founded in 2014, Rebit.ph is a Philippines-based company offering international money transfers, bills payments and prepaid loads via Bitcoin.  The platform let users send money from everywhere from the world with no fee charged on money transfer. Apart from individual transfers, its delivery options also include forwarding to most local banks, as […]


Simple, USA

Simple offers a bank account with the digital tools to help manage finances, savings and money transfers through a checking account linked to a debit card. Clients manage the account through mobile and web-based channels.