Fintech News Singapore

Preparing for 2020: Hong Kong Financial Services’ Top 5 Priority Responses

The pace of global change in financial services continues to accelerate as market incumbents, emerging FinTech startups and newcomers of

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7 Fintech Events in Hong Kong To Attend

Hong Kong is making a move to challenge Singapore and others as the dominant location for fintech in Asia. Hong

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9 Incubators, Accelerators and Startup Programs For Singaporean Fintech Ventures

The following list complements a previous article we published in September 2015 which included a selection of some of Singapore’s

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Fintech In Personal Banking Landscape in Southeast Asia

After Singapore’s central bank made the decision in 2015 to turn the country into the fintech hub of Asia, fintech

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Ant Financial Worth US$75B, Considers IPO in HK Next Year, All Facts you Have to Know about Alipay

Ant Financial, Alipay’s parent company and Alibaba’s financial-services affiliate, is said to be worth US$75 billion, according to Elinor Leung,

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How Pokemon GO Influenced The Stock Market And Economy

Since its release, Pokemon Go has been breaking records in both the Apple and Android app stores. Apart from being

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Unqualified P2P Chinese Platforms Under New Policy

The China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) on 24th August officially released “Interim Measures for Administration of Peer-to-Peer Lending Information Intermediaries”

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Chaos Among Chinese School Students Taking Out Unregulated Loans

While China’s Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) doesn’t allow banks to issue credit cards to college students below 18, they tend

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Vietnam Banks Dominate ASEAN Top 100 – But The Future’s in Your Pocket

Vietnamese lenders make up a fifth of the top 100 ASEAN banks in 2016 says The Banker, a leading financial

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The Future of Finance: A World Without Banks

A world without banks is coming closer. A new report by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) investigates how legacy

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Crossbridge Capital to Launch Online Investment Platform for High Net Worth Investors in Singapore

Leading independent wealth management firm collaborates with Pershing and Bambu to bring bespoke digital investment solution to affluent investors. Crossbridge

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Robo-Advisors Poised to Take Off in Singapore and Hong Kong

Automated investing services, also known as robo-advisors, are growing rapidly as they seek to provide customers with low-cost portfolios designed

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Blockchain For Contract Management Between IBM and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi

IBM announced it has signed a contract with the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) to examine the design, management and

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Online Gambling With Bitcoin: Is It Legal?

Online gambling is growing rapidly as the amount of wagers worldwide is expected to surge jumping from US$550 billion in

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Experts Talk: The Fintech Ecosystem in Singapore

A close approach to the FinTech Ecosystem in Singapore, made by 2geeks1city. FinTech experts and entrepreneurs in Singapore talked about

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The Missing Regtech Startups In Singapore & Hong Kong

Regtech might not be a familiar name to most people but it is an important component in the fintech space.

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2016 Excellence in Customer Experience Awards Winners Announced

CEM Asia & CX Network congratulates all winners of the 2016 Excellence in Customer Experience Awards, which were announced during

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TrackWealth: First Portfolio Aggregation PFM Tool in Singapore

eWise, a leading provider of personal financial data management solutions, announced its strategic partnership with Singapore’s WeInvest, a digital wealth

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Switzerland and Singapore work together in Fintech Regulation

Representatives of the State Secretariat for International Finance (SIF) and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) met in Bern to deepen

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25 Fintech Enterprise Companies Serving Multiple Industries That Derive Less Than 1/3 of Their Revenues From Financial Institutions

IDC Financial Insights announced the 2016 IDC Financial Insights FinTech Rankings and Real Results, the 13th and 2nd annual respectively. The

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Top 100 Fintech Vendors That Derive More Than 1/3 of Their Revenue From Financial Institutions

IDC Financial Insights announced the 2016 IDC Financial Insights FinTech Rankings and Real Results, the 13th and 2nd annual respectively. The

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Collaboration between Fintech and Financial Services

Fintech and Banks There has been a strong growth in Fintech across the globe, sparking a digital revolution within the

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The Emergence of Fintech: Where Does Malaysia Stand?

Fintech is a space that we’ve been operating in for the past eight years and a space we have observed

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Infographic: The 27 Fintech Unicorns, And Where They Were Born

Visual Capitalist‘s infographic visualizes the 27 largest fintech startups worldwide. They look at valuations, cash raised, location, sub-sectors, and much more!

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6 Remittance Startups in Southeast Asia to Know

Remittances can contribute to a big chuck of the GDP of a country, notably in emerging markets. The World Bank

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WeLab Secures US$25 Million Credit Facility To Fuel Hong Kong Growth

WeLab, one of the fastest growing fintech companies in Greater China, has announced it has secured a credit facility of

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First 5 Licensed Players in Hong Kong Digital Payment Landscape

Hong Kong had granted Stored Value Facilities (SVF) Licenses to the first 5 batch of digital payment payment providers last

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Singapore’s FinTech Answer To The $35 Billion Card Fraud Problem

We take card payment for granted in our daily life from the paying of meals to purchasing of concert tickets

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Top Fintech Vietnam News – August 2016

Fintech Vietnam Meetup is back with another newsletter,August 2016 edition. With the fast pace of the recent development in Fintech,

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Hong Kong’s Top 11 Fintech Influencers

With financial services accounting for 16% of its GDP and employing 236,000 people, or 6% of total employment in Hong

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The 10 Best Fintech Books To Have In Your Library

Top 10 Fintech Books While blogs and news portals will keep you up-to-date in terms of companies and corporate news,

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MAS: 100 FinTech Problems to Solve for Singapore

Solve this problem on the Singapore Hackcelerator and apply until August 15th here! 7 problem statements on KYC / Identity

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Singapore’s 30 Hottest Fintech Startups To Watch

Singapore’s vibrant startup ecosystem, supportive government, stable financial system and business-friendly tax regime, have helped turn the city-state into an

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