13 Mar '18, 10am

Grab expands into lending in Southeast Asia via new venture

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Southeast Asia’s Grab has teamed up with Japanese credit card company Credit Saison Co Ltd to provide loans and lending services in the region, marking the ride-hailing firm’s biggest expansion into financial services. FILE PHOTO: People wait for the start of ride-hailing company Grab's fifth anniversary news conference in Singapore June 6, 2017. REUTERS/Edgar Su/File Photo Their new joint venture firm, Grab Financial Services Asia, will offer micro-financing products and leverage Grab’s network of millions of consumers and small businesses as well as data on consumer behavior, blending it with Credit Saison’s expertise in credit analysis and consumer lending. The move comes as Tencent’s WeChat Pay and Alibaba Group Holdings’ affiliate Alipay expand into Southeast Asia - home to some of the world’s fastest-growing economies with about 640 million peop...

Full article: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fintech-grab...

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