Singaporean Regtech Tookitaki Makes Its Debut in the Philippinesby Fintech News Philippines August 10, 2022
Southeast Asian regtech firm Tookitaki announced its launch in the Philippines through a partnership with local payment gateway company Paymongo.
Tookitaki is headquartered in Singapore and provides end-to-end financial crime solutions to several leading financial institutions.
Ahead of its local launch, Tookitaki had partnered with PayMongo to offer safer and more secure transactions for the platform’s over 47 million users and over 10,000 partner merchants.
Earlier this year, global cross-border payments firm Thunes took a majority stake in Tookitaki with the aim to deepen the regtech’s presence in core APAC markets, including the Philippines.
Setting up its Philippine office in Q3 2022, Tookitaki will be employing Filipino talents for its local operations.
“We are deeply committed to empower the banking and financial services (BFS) sector in the Philippines to fight money laundering in the most effective and efficient manner.
We look forward to partnering with more fintechs and local banks in the region offering an end-to-end AML detection and prevention software solution”
said Abhishek Chatterjee, Founder and CEO of Tookitaki.