Fintech News Singapore

Oracle, Wharton Fintech Report: Millennials, An ‘Immense Opportunity for Banks’

Totaling 80 million individuals who are commanding US$1.3 trillion in direct annual spending in the US alone, Millennials are the

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Fintech Vietnam News Updates, May 2016

Hello everyone! Was nice meeting so many of you at our latest  Fintech Saigon Meetup “Bankers and Fintech Startups“ at

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SWIFT and Accenture Identify Key Factors for Blockchain Tech Wide Adoption

Although blockchain holds many promises for the financial services industry, the technology will need to overcome many challenges before reaching

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4 Upcoming Fintech Events in Asia You Don’t Want To Miss (Special Offer for FintechNews Singapore Readers)

Fintech has gaining more and more attention from not only industry experts but also those who are active in finance

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Fintech and Blockchain Education: University Courses, Executive Seminars and Workshops

As technology is playing an increasing role in the banking and financial world, businesses, universities and organizations have started offering

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Thailand Deploys Gemalto’s Mobile ID strong Authentication and Signing Solution Nationwide

Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, will provide its LinqUs Mobile ID solution​ to the Electronic

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Mobile Drives Internet Penetration and Habits in Vietnam, Says New Study

In Vietnam, mobile is driving Internet penetration and is changing the habits of online consumer, significantly impacting two key consumer

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Mobile Social Network VisiKard Lets You Pay and Manage Your Money On-The-Go

As commerce goes mobile and social networks become funnels for payments, the lines between social media, payments and mobile are

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Singtel Launches Singapore’s First All-in-One Mobile Payments Solution

Singtel today unveiled a new version of its popular mobile payments app, Singtel Dash, in conjunction with the launch of

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Filipino Fintech Startup Brings Pawnbroking to the Digital Age

Aimed at solving the problem of expensive credit and interest in emerging countries, PawnHero has launched the first pawnshop operating

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Chinese Internet Giants Alibaba, Baidu, Tencent, Lead Fintech Revolution

Disruptive innovation in banking and payments is overwhelmingly coming from China. Established global banks had better watch out or they

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First Fintech Event in South Korea: World Fintech Forum 2016 Seoul – Future of Money

The very first Fintech event in Seoul, South Korea and will be held at the Korea Exchange (KRX), Seoul, Korea,

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29 Startups Join DBS Singapore HotSpot Pre-Accelerator Programme 2016

DBS announced a shortlist of 29 Singapore (Fintech) Startups making their way through over 250 applications to enroll in the

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Mobile Banking Surges in Asia

Mobile is already the largest banking channel by volume of transactions and its adoption by new customers is entering an

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Landscape of Blockchain Companies in Financial Services

In November 2008, a paper was posted on the Internet under the name Satoshi Nakamoto titled ‘bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic

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Zidisha: Crowdfunded Microloans to Reduce Poverty

In the context of financial inclusion, fintech holds boundless potential. Fintech players, who use software and digital platforms to deliver

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This May: The Very First FinTech Conference in Myanmar

Emerging Asia FinTech & Agent Banking Summit 2016, to be at the PARKROYAL Yangon hotel on the 17th and 18th

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15 Major Fintech Trends in 2016

Life.SREDA, a fintech-focused venture capital fund headquartered in Singapore, has released its annual fintech research report detailing the major fintech

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FINNOVASIA 2016 – A Leading FinTech Event in Asia

FINNOVASIA is the flagship event for those making an impact in FinTech. The conference brings together extraordinary speakers and practitioners

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Singapore’s Fintech Startup Scene

As one of the gateways of the Asian financial market, Singapore represents an attractive spot in the region to enter

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Asia’s First Free Stock Trading App

8 Securities, a Hong Kong-based fintech startup, has launched the first free stock trading app in Asia. The new mobile

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Scott Bales: “Banks, You Should Be Scared.” Thoughts about Alibaba Pay and Asia….

In recent weeks we’ve seen two mega deals that everyone should be paying attention to. The scale of these deals

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Postcast about Bitcoin & Blockchain in ASEAN

BreakingBank$- Fintech: There was a debate over bitcoin and blockchains in the US and European markets before, however the business

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3 Notable Philippines Fintech Startups

Philippines is a fascinating market, HSBC predicted that in 2050 Philippines will be the 16th largest economy in the world,

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Accenture Releases New Paper on Fintech, the Challenges and Opportunities & Opens Fintech Innovation Lab in Asia-Pacific

Banks should not consider fintech startups as competitors but rather enablers. Those that can assess, adapt and adopt new technologies

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Report: Banks Open Innovation Activities in Southeast Asia

Recently, I have been invited to speak at the Fintech meetup in Ho Chi Minh City. The theme of the

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Startupbootcamp, PwC Report: Asia-Pacific Fintech Ecosystems Are Thriving

Fintech is booming as a growing number of innovative companies are emerging in hope to disrupt the financial services industry.

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Congratulations to 10 Winners at Smart Awards Asia 2016

Ten winners were announced at Smart Awards Asia 2016. The ceremony took place during the gala dinner on Wednesday, 20 April 2016.

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Singapore FinTech Speech by Tharman Shanmugaratnam about Singapore FinTech Festival

At the launch of Singapore FinTech Festival at Asia Society, New York, on April 12th, Tharman Shanmugaratnam – Deputy Prime

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Apple Pay Now Available to American Express Customers in Singapore

American Express is first in Singapore to bring its customers Apple Pay™ which is transforming mobile payments with an easy,

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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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Combining the oldest form of money and one of the most cutting-edge technologies, commodity-backed digital currencies have been praised for

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20 Upcoming Fintech and Digital Banking Events in Singapore and Southeast Asia

Tired of crawling the Internet to find the hottest fintech events in your region? Need not worry. Today we’ve compiled

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