Global Insights

Ant Financial is now ventured back into the financial services space, after a recent shift towards technology services amid increasing scrutiny from China's regulators. The payments arm of e-commerce giant Alibaba recently closed a mega-funding round of $14 billion and has invested $120 million in a Chinese financial information...

Alipay parent Ant Financial is set to prioritise partnerships with mobile wallet providers in emerging markets outside of Asia, as it aims to capture a slice of the sector in areas with potential for faster growth. In an interview with South China Morning Post, Ant Financial head of...