But with the arrival of COVID-19, one of the severest pandemic the world has ever seen, a tremendous amount of businesses globally are now facing a stumble. However, fintech, being an exception, is withstanding an impact from the battlefront. As the closing of physical bank branches and more transactions are being done online, fintech is growing stronger than ever. Beacon, as a representative of local startups who have invested overseas, and Quona Capital, an example of global firms with their investment in Thailand, from their respective point of view, will give you their opinions and insights on the fintech investment landscape in the region of Southeast Asia during the crisis. And also, we’ll hear from them what sectors in fintech (payment solution, wealth management, financial inclusion, etc.) should be focused in the upcoming year.
05 October 2020