Several other robo-advisers have begun targeting investors outside their home markets.
The firm hopes to offer services across Southeast Asia from its regional base in the country.
The Singapore-based firm also intends to bring its robo-advisory platform to other Southeast Asian markets.
Using algorithms may help fund selectors choose products more efficiently, but human judgment is still key in choosing the right fund products, according to panellists at Fund Forum Asia 2017 in Hong Kong.
Journalists love conflict. It sells newspapers, gets people tuning in to radio and TV, and is the reason why we are so quick to frame something as a battle between two diametrically opposed sides.