Posts From Fintechnews Singapore

Fintech In Singapore: January 2018 News Roundup

Singapore is starting the year 2018 with some exciting news coming from its fintech sector. Here’s our news roundup for the month of January:   InstaRem aims for 600% growth this year InstaRem, a fintech startup originally from India that’s

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It’s Becoming Increasingly Difficult For Newcomers To Enter The Mobile Wallet Space In Indonesia

Providers of digital goods and services in Indonesia had to be inventive to make their business work. Credit cards aren’t widespread in the country, with only an estimated 7 to 8 million out of a population of roughly 265 million

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 3)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Here we go:   Bitcoin too good to be true? As of this writing, one bitcoin is already equivalent to $10,338. Late last year, it

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2017, An Incredible Year For Cryptocurrencies: Report

2017 was an incredible year for the cryptocurrency space which saw the creation of more than 100 crypto-based hedge funds, a market capitalization that surpassed half a trillion dollars and billions of dollars raised through initial coin offerings (ICOs), according

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 2)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Here we go:   City of San Fernando, DBP launch e-Payment Portal Paying business permits and licenses just got easier for Fernandinos, as the Development

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Foreign Tech Giants Eye Vietnamese Market With Fintech Solutions

With 30 million smartphone users and a 52% Internet penetration rate, the Vietnamese market is believed by many to be fertile ground for fintech solutions and digital finance. Foreign multinationals and firms are entering the country in hopes to attract

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ICO Report: Singapore, Hong Kong and Switzerland are leading

Initial coin offerings (ICOs), a fundraising method used by an increasing number of blockchain startups, have surged in popularity in 2017 with investment volumes growing exponentially. More than US$4.5 billion was raised through ICOs in 2017, or nearly 20 times

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Singapore Life to Acquire the Business Portfolio of Zurich Life Singapore

Singapore’s newest life insurer Singapore Life Pte. Ltd. (Singapore Life) and Zurich Life Insurance (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. (Zurich Life Singapore) have announced an agreement for Singapore Life to acquire the business portfolio of Zurich Life Singapore. Under this agreement, Singapore

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Top Fintech Vietnam News from December 2017

Fintech Vietnam Meetup is back with the first newsletter of 2018, with all you need to know about Fintech in Vietnam. Before diving into the latest news, why not take a look at Fintech Vietnam in Review 2017? This edition features progress in

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Googles Launchpad Accelerator includes 1 Philippines Fintech Startup

Google Launchpad Accelerator annouced the 5th class of our hands-on mentorship program. This includes a diverse group of startups from all over the world looking to tackle everything from streamlining medical records in Africa to improving breast cancer screenings. Also 5 Fintech Startups made it

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