May 25, 2023

Internet Shutdown Causes Massive Losses

Mobile broadband services have been suspended across Pakistan since Tuesday on orders of Ministry of Interior. According to the Ministry, this is being done to curb rumors […]
May 3, 2023

Apple’s New Savings Account Draws $1 Bn in Deposits

Apple has made a successful foray into the finance industry with its latest financial venture, a savings account that has already attracted nearly $1 billion in […]
April 26, 2023

Mobile Money Trends – Ownership

Although there have been significant advancements in mobile-led financial inclusion in recent years, women still lag behind men in using mobile money services. The reasons for […]
November 24, 2022

The horrors of conventional banking: Is Fintech here to save the day?

My eyes steer left and right as I struggle to swallow the words. They almost consume me. ‘I need to open a bank account.’ The sheer […]
October 18, 2022

ABL Organizes Fintech Hackathon 2022 in Collaboration with NIC

Allied Bank Limited (ABL), in collaboration with National Incubation Center (NIC), held Fintech Hackathon 2022, the finale of which was held in Lahore on 17th October […]
August 27, 2022

Jazz Pledges PKR 1 Billion Towards Flood Relief Efforts

Jazz, jointly with its digital financial services JazzCash and sister concern Mobilink Microfinance Bank, has pledged PKR 1 billion towards flood relief efforts through much-needed emergency […]
August 19, 2022

Zindigi, Powered by JS Bank & Chikoo Combine Expertise to Launch Financial Services for Small Businesses

Zindigi powered by JS Bank, a leading Pakistani commercial bank has partnered with Chikoo, Pakistan’s premier small business management platform, to launch Pakistan’s first integrated financial […]
August 4, 2022

EZ Wage Partners with Bank Alfalah to Revolutionize Financial Wellness in Pakistan

Singapore-based EZ Wage, a leading regional financial wellness platform, has signed an agreement with Bank Alfalah as its Digital Payments Partner to facilitate Earned Wage Access (EWA) […]
July 19, 2022

Easypaisa launches Credit Score Visibility feature for customers

In a move that will reshape the way consumers get access to digital financial services, Easypaisa, Pakistan’s leading digital payments app has launched an industry-first Credit […]
July 14, 2022

U Microfinance Bank Enters into Strategic Partnership with TPL Corp Limited

President & CEO U Microfinance Bank Limited (U Bank) Mr. Kabeer Naqvi and Mr. Ali Jameel, CEO, TPL Corp Limited, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) […]
June 28, 2022

JazzCash and Bank of Khyber Enter Strategic Partnership for KPK’s Insaaf Food Programme

Pakistan’s leading fintech JazzCash, in collaboration with Bank of Khyber (BoK), is strengthening the country’s digital payments ecosystem. JazzCash users living in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) will […]
June 27, 2022

LUMS, TikTok & Edkasa partner for “online education”

TikTok has partnered with Edkasa and LUMS to launch a digital learning program to facilitate online education and distance learning for high school students. Driven by […]