Fintech News Singapore

Seoul Mayor Pledges his Support for Blockchain Development

A lot will change for the Blockchain ecosystem in Korea after the elections on June 13th.  Depending on who gets

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Southeast Asia’s First Proptech Blockchain for Hotels and Retail Malls

SGX-listed Hatten Land  and home-grown proptech startup FundPlaces Pte  has unveiled Southeast Asia’s first hospitality blockchain platform that will potentially

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Vietnam Fintech Sector Report: All about Digital and Mobile Payments ?

Vietnam’s fintech industry is poised for growth as Internet and smartphone penetration rates continue to rise and as the government

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Innovfest Unbound Returns To Singapore In Its Fourth Year, Expecting Biggest Turn-Out Yet

innovfest unbound, Southeast Asia’s largest, most exciting and award-winning innovation festival, will be celebrating its fourth year of connecting disruptive

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Application Open: Singapore Fintech Festival Awards 2018

The FinTech Awards 2018 comprising the MAS FinTech Awards and ABS Global FinTech Award recognise innovative financial technology solutions that

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MAS Warns 8 Digital Token Exchanges and ICO Issuer

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has warned 8 digital token exchanges in Singapore not to facilitate trading in digital

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Schroders Invests In Singapore Wealthtech Startup Weinvest

Schroders announces it has reached an agreement to acquire a minority equity stake in WeInvest, a Singapore-based digital wealth services company.

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Facial Recognition to Protect Singapore Bank Card Holders Rolled Out

Finda System, a fintech company offeringc solutions to the banking sector, announced receiving grant from Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)

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World’s First Fingerprint Biometric Payment and Loyalty Mgt. Solution in Singapore?

Singapore-based technology company Touché today announced an agreement with OCBC Bank  to bring the world’s first fingerprint biometric-based payment and loyalty

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Li Wangjian, CEO of UQPAY: Blockchain Technology Is Reshaping Supply Chain Finance

The concept of blockchain emerged in 2016 and was popularized in the latter half of 2017, along with the rapid

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UQPAY Li Wangjian: Analysis of China’s Cross-Border B2B Payment Market

Cross-border payment prevails in China’s payment industry in recent years. With the tightening of policies and the encroachment of tech

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FundedHere Raises Capital for F&B Mobile Ordering and Payments App Waitrr

Local crowdfunding platform FundedHere has raised a significant amount of capital for homegrown Waitrr – a first-of-its-kind ‘mobile waiter’ app

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Australian Regtech Starts Global Rollout in Singapore

Australian-based Regtech firm GCS Agile has signed its first international agreement in Singapore for the use of FACS, their FATCA

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Video Sharing Platform Verasity Prepares for Crowdsale with Record Growth Momentum

Verasity, the video-sharing platform enhanced with blockchain technology that rewards viewers for watching and sharing videos, has benefitted from pre-sale

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 20)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Follow the Fintech Philippines Facebook

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What Is Wealthtech? An Introduction

Wealthtech, a segment of fintech that focuses on enhancing wealth management and the retail investment process, is on the rise

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FE Credit and Mastercard Launch the First Digital Credit Card Solution for Vietnam

FE CREDIT launches MPlus+, a unique digital credit card delivery solution which allows card holders to commence their cashless journey

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Validus And Lighthouse Canton Launch a S$ 20 Million SME Singapore Financing Fund

Validus Capital and Lighthouse Canton Group today launched the LCV Trade Finance Fund of initial asset size S$20 million (to

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The Future Of Remittance

What does the future in Remittance look like?  Transferwise asked more than 1,000 Singaporeans and they said … 55% believe sending money

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Alpha JWC Ventures and PayPal Provide Up to US$5 Million Funding to FinTech Startups

Southeast Asia’s venture capital firm Alpha JWC Ventures announced its collaboration with global technology platform and digital payments gigant PayPal and its commitment to

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Alibabacoin Will Soon Launch The Highly Secure Multi Cryptocurrency HD Wallet

ABBC Foundation’s Alibabacoin is soon going to become one of the few coins to offer a highly secure multi cryptocurrency

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One Lucky Traveler Will Go Cash-Free Around the World

Are you a travel enthusiast who has what it takes to explore exotic destinations cash-free? Visa is searching for one

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E-Commerce Risk in APAC is Rocketing

E-commerce in Asia-Pacific is booming – with 71 percent of APAC consumers making an online purchase – but so is

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Cross-Border Payment Ripple Pilot Test between Thailand and Singapore

Mitsubishi Corporation, MUFG Bank, Krungsri , a Thailand-based subsidiary of MUFG Bank, and Standard Chartered Bank  jointly announced the commencement

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Singapore and Brunei Enhance Cooperation in Fintech

The Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) signed a FinTech Cooperation Agreement (CA) to

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 19)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Follow the Fintech Philippines Facebook or Twitter channel to

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P2P Lending Platforms in Philippines Rising

As majority of the Philippine population remains to be unserved and underserved by banks, the launching of digital peer-to-peer (P2P)

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Creation of a Fintech City to Push Fintech in Philippines

The plan to create a “fintech city” in the Philippines will be pushing through as rules and regulations have been

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Singapore: World’s First Blockchain-Based e-Certificate of Origin

The world’s first blockchain-based platform for electronic certificates of origin was unveiled in Singapore to industry leaders by the Singapore

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OurCrowd and Bangkok Bank Announce Strategic Alliance

OurCrowd, an Israel based global equity crowdfunding, announced its further expansion in Asia, with an innovative partnership with Bangkok Bank Public

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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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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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The Hottest Fintech Companies in Singapore in 2017

Singapore has had quite an amazing year with regard to fintech. The city-state organized the world’s largest fintech event, a

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First Bank in SouthEast Asia To Use Blockchain Technology For Payment Services

OCBC Bank has become the first bank in Southeast Asia to use blockchain technology in its local and cross-border payment

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