Fintech News Singapore

The IoT Show Asia – Asia’s Largest Emerging Technology Showcase

Organised by Terrapinn, The IoT Show Asia 2016 will look at new business possibilities and deployment challenges of IoT in new industrial

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The Commercial UAV Show Asia: Is Asia Ready for Commercial Drones to Take Flight?

With their increasing popularity and affordability in civil industries, UAVs or drones are increasingly taking off for commercial missions. How

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MAS Proposes New Rulings, Launches Fintech Innovation Lab to Boost Financial Innovation

Singapore’s central bank and financial regulator, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), has made several announcements this week, launching a

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Leader in Global Fintech Investments: China

Asia-Pacific nearly doubles 2015 fintech financing in first half of 2016 reaching almost $10 billion; growth driven by China Investments

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SBI Ripple Asia Announces Japanese Bank Consortium

SBI Holdings and its subsidiary SBI Ripple Asia have decided to launch a consortium. SBI Ripple Asia is a provider

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MAS Proposes New Regulatory Framework and Governance Model for Payments

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) released a consultation paper on proposed changes to the payments regulatory framework and establishment

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Singapore Payment Company Raises US$4.5M in Series B Round

Funds To Drive Product Development of Key Offerings – Xaavan, MatchCab, ffastpay and MC Payment MC Payment, a financial technology

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ADYEN Expands Its Presence In APAC: New Singapore Office and The Partnership with Grab

New Office in Singapore Adyen today announced its continued commitment to businesses in the region with the expansion and move

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MAS Establishes FinTech Innovation Lab

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today announced the opening of its FinTech Innovation Lab. The purpose-built facility, known as

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6 Fintech Startups From Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam to Watch

With a little over 30 players, Vietnam’s fintech startup scene is still quite small and yet, industry experts and observers

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6 Insurtech Startups From Asia to Watch

In Asia, interest in insurtech grows as industry experts and observers perceive the region’s fast-growing economies and underinsured population as

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Too many Innovation Labs too few Innovations “Dances With Drums” by Fintech-Hubs and Banks

There are so many innovation labs and too few innovations. I regularly meet with bankers worldwide and the first phrase

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8 Fintech Startups Enter The FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific

The startups will undergo a 12-week mentorship programme led by senior financial executives in a series of workshops at the

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Singapore-Based Robo Advisor Bambu Raises US$400,000 Seed Round

Bambu, a Singapore and Hong Kiong based Robo Advisor, has announced that it has closed a seed round of US$400,000.

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Top 4 Mobile Payment Apps in Hong Kong

In contempt of the advanced banking systems and financial platforms offered by the city’s multi-billion dollar banks and financial institutions,

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KPMG and MAS on Electronic Payments With “Singapore Payments Roadmap”

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has published a “Singapore Payments Roadmap” which it has commissioned KPMG Advisory to produce.

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AirAsia BIG – The Frequent Flyer Loyalty Program all Expats and Travellers with Connection to Bank Points

We’ve all heard of AirAsia – the king of budget travel – but what about AirAsia BIG? This new AirAsia

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3 Crypto Companies in The Philippines You Should Know

The Philippines is notoriously known for its expensive and inefficient banking systems and services. The financial services offered by the

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Timo Went Social With Social Invites, TimoMe and Timo MasterCard

3 months after launch, Timo bank application, which is powered by VPBank has acquired over 10,000 new accounts. For the next evolution

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Alibaba’s Ant Financial Announces VR-Based Payments Service

Ant Financial Services Group, Alibaba’s financial service affiliate that runs Alipay, has unveiled a new virtual reality (VR)-based payments service

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Winners of Vietnam Rice Bowl Startup Awards

On the night of August 13, the Vietnam Rice Bowl Startup Awards has revealed winners for 7 categories: Startup of the Year, Best Newcomer,

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Florins Awards Asia and GLOBAL Payment Summit 2016

Originated from Europe since 2010, The Florin Awards is a prestigious title in the field of Payments that recognizes the best

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6 Fintech Events In Indonesia

As a country with high Internet penetration, high middle-class growth, and poor penetration of financial products, Indonesia is fertile ground

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6 Hong Kong Crypto and Blockchain Platforms You Should Know

Over the past few years, the fintech industries of south and northeast Asian countries including Hong Kong, Singapore, and China

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Globcoin – The Digital Wallet that all Expats and Travellers Should Try

Managing your finances in a foreign country can seem impossible, especially if you don’t speak the language. It’s hard enough

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TransferWise Begins Money Transfer Service To Vietnam

TransferWise, one of the UK’s hottest fintech unicorns, has begun serving the Vietnamese market, only supporting inbound money transfers (for

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Infographic: The Cross-Border Payments Journey

When we do international money transfer, fee can be a problem, not to mentioned all the hassle that can happen when we

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MAS Details 100 Problem Statements For ‘Global Fintech Hackcelerator’ – Infographics

With the upcoming week long Fintech Festival organized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the central bank has named

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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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BIMA Leverages Mobile Tech to Bring Insurance Products to Developing Countries

With over 20 million customers and operations in 14 countries across Asia, Africa and Latin America, BIMA is a leading

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

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