Posts From Fintechnews Singapore

Revolut to Launch in Singapore

Revolut, a London-headquartered neo-bank, is about to launch in Singapore as the company started letting users join the waiting list to get early access. Revolut, which currently serves some 800,000 customers across Europe, announced plans to expand to the US,

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Aon Centre For Innovation And Analytica Reaches New Milestone In Singapore

The Aon Centre for Innovation and Analytics (ACIA) is celebrating its 5 Year Anniversary and is reinforcing its commitment to drive innovation for its clients through the use of data and analytics to further support business growth.   Established in

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10 Fast Growing Fintechs in Australia and New Zealand

IDC Financial Insights today unveiled a list of 10 fast growing fintechs in Australia and New Zealand (A/NZ) as part of the broader FinTech 101 list for Asia/Pacific. “IDC’s FinTech Fast 101” refers to the fast-growing fintech players in Asia/Pacific

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Fintech Philippines Startup Report and Infographic 2017

Fintech Startup Report Philippines 2017 released. The fintech ecosystem in the Philippines has been growing rapidly in recent years fueled by the promise that financial innovation will improve financial inclusion. Despite the potential, adoption of fintech solutions has remained low.

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10 Fast Growing Fintechs in India

IDC Financial Insights today unveiled a list of 10 fast growing fintechs in India as part of the broader IDC FinTech 101 list for Asia/Pacific. IDC’s “FinTech Fast 101” refers to the fast-growing fintech players in Asia/Pacific based on extensive on-ground analysis

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 40)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Here we go:   What role does the Philippines play in helping international startups? Outsourcing business processes to the Philippines has kept the dream alive

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What You Should Say, and Not Say to Attract Crowdfunding

Kickstarter campaign creators should take note: The community does not view claims of product novelty and product usefulness as congruent. While the total amount pledged is boosted when a product is said to be useful (or alternatively, novel), claiming that it

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New Report Emphasizes Importance of Fintech in Improving Financial Inclusion

Fintech has the potential to dramatically improve financial inclusion, according to a report by the Brookings Institution, an American research group. Incumbents, new entrants, government agencies and policymakers must collaborate in order to harness the full potential of fintech. The

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MAS And ABS Lead Consortium To Harness Blockchain Technology For More Efficient Inter-Bank Payments

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) announced today that the consortium which they are leading has successfully developed software prototypes of three different models for decentralised inter-bank payment and settlements with liquidity

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Parliamentary Question On The Use Of Cryptocurrency In Singapore And Measures To Regulate Cryptocurrency And ICO’s

Question: To ask the Minister for Finance (a) how prevalent is the use of cryptocurrency in Singapore; and (b) what measures will MAS introduce to regulate Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). Name and Constituency of Member of Parliament: Answer by Mr

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