Asia’s tech champions zero in on main street banking

FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the logo of Line Corp at the company's headquarters in Tokyo, Japan June 2, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Asia’s internet firms are challenging the region’s traditional banks for consumer finances, tapping their massive user networks for business and following a trail blazed in China by tech giants Alibaba and Tencent. The push into banking by companies better known for their messaging apps, cute emojis and online holiday bookings comes […]

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