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UK's fastest-growing fintech startup Revolut enters Asian fray

Russian-born CEO says no-fee money transfers suit frequent travelers

Shibuya Crossing, a popular tourist area in Tokyo. London-based Revolut will first cater to travelers and expats as the fintech company enters Japan.    © Reuters

TOKYO -- Financial technology companies in Asia face a new competitor, as British digital banking startup Revolut says it has entered the Japanese market with plans to expand elsewhere in the region.

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