Building financial empowerment in Pakistan through fintech
In less than a decade, financial technology has permanently transformed the financial services sector.
Fintech Alif raring to enter Pakistan’s ‘underbanked’ market
Karachi: Tajikistan-based Alif is looking to tap Pakistan’s fintech space to cater Pakistan’s large ‘unbanked’ population.
Alif receives $100 million valuation, raising $8 million in equity.
Alif, a digital banking challenger, founded in Tajikistan in 2014, received a company valuation of over $100 million, raising $8 million in equity.
Alif привлек $8 млн инвестиций и $50 млн займа
Сделка стала одним из крупнейших раундов в Центральной Азии, что сделало Alif одним из самых дорогих финтех-стартапов региона.
Alif Bank forges ahead with digitalisation programme
Alif Bank's co-founder Abdullo Kurbanov and chairman Khofiz Shakhidi discuss the challenges and opportunities of building a digital banking ecosystem in Central Asia.
Digital banking challenger Alif prepares for UK expansion
With its head office in Tajikistan, Alif will use this expansion to grow its investor network and pursue new business development opportunities in the UK.
Emerging Europe Talks People — financial literacy in Tajikistan and Uzbekistan
The limited financial knowledge of Tajik consumers means that more than 40 per cent of the population spends all their income and accumulates debt.