Manulife Investment Management to push out more digital services

Commitment to expanding its digitally enabled distribution capability. Hong Kong based Manulife Investment Management has moved its chief marketing officer, Grace Ho to become the head of direct digital business and portfolios in Asia. The newly created role reflects the firm’s commitment to expanding its digitally enabled distribution capability to embrace…

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DBS to launch full-service digital exchange

Providing tokenisation, trading, and custody ecosystem for digital assets. DBS recently announced that it will set up a digital exchange, enabling Institutional Investors and Accredited Investors to tap into a fully integrated tokenisation, trading and custody ecosystem for digital assets. With the DBS Digital Exchange, DBS will leverage blockchain technology…

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Employees want to be part of the DX journey

General staff want to take part of digital transformation, but fear they are being left behind. While businesses are doubling down on digital transformation (DX), new research from Futurum Research found that organisational leaders are leaving many of their employees behind in the process. The study revealed that 94 per cent of…

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DigiBankASIA banks on digitalisation for UNO

Creating a digital bank that adapts itself to every user. DigiBankASIA is upgrading the digital engagement banking platform solution for its branded names UNObank. Banking software provider, Backbase has been selected, along with partners Mambu and Amazon Web Services (AWS), to deliver a full spectrum of digital financial services for…

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Australian University chooses HCM Cloud solution

Will allow the University to streamline processes, improve reporting and compliance. Australia’s Victoria University has chosen to integrate human capital management (HCM) cloud-based solution to help attract, develop, and retain top teaching talent whilst improving student experience and driving innovation. Oracle’s Fusion Cloud Human Capital Management (HCM), will be implemented and…

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NSW’s invests A$700M digital revolution drive

Australian state sets aside funding for solid digital revolution commitment. The Australian state of New South Wales has announced A$700 million dollars drive a digital revolution for the state as part of the state’s budget. The Budget’s investments in ICT cements the NSW Government’s leadership in government digitisation including in…

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Digitalisation without empathy hurts customers

Empathy must be considered when delivering new APAC enterprise technology. Empathy must be considered when delivering new APAC enterprise technology. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced organisations to accelerate the shift to digital-first in their customers-related initiatives – from customer engagement to transactions and experiences. In fact, according to the IDC…

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