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On Feb 27, 2019
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Asia fintech leads global funding as @AlibabaGroup and @Baidu_Incwallets thrive https://t.co/pOLuI6cV5w #payments #finserv #fintech #in
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Asia fintech leads global funding as Alibaba and Baidu wallets thrive

Sector raised $30bn last year, nearly double North America tally

On Feb 27, 2019
@RAlexJimenez shared
Asia fintech leads global funding as @AlibabaGroup and @Baidu_Incwallets thrive https://t.co/pOLuI6cV5w #payments #finserv #fintech #in
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Asia fintech leads global funding as Alibaba and Baidu wallets thrive

Sector raised $30bn last year, nearly double North America tally

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