Posts From Fintechnews Singapore

APAC Banking Salary Increases to Slow in 2017, but Pay for Fintech/Digital Roles to Hold Firm

A combination of fresh salary budget data for the coming year and industry sector feedback points to a shortage of tech talent in the financial sector, which is helping salary budgets for talent in digital roles hold steady amid broader

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Top Fintech Vietnam News November

Read here all the important fintech news around Vietnam for November. Gobi leads $800K funding in Captii-backed Vietnamese fintech OnOnPay Hanoi-based top-up service firm OnOnPay has landed an $800,000 pre-Series A funding led by Shanghai-headquartered VC firm Gobi Partners in

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Credit China Fintech to Invest in Vietnamese Amigo Technologies To Grow Fintech Business

Credit China FinTech Holdings Limited , an integrated fintech service provider in China, announced that the Group intends to acquire approximately 51% of the enlarged issued share capital in Amigo Technologies Joint Stock Company (“Amigo Technologies”) at a consideration of

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Fintech Startup Of The Month: Equity & Loan Crowdfunding Platform FundedHere

Based in Singapore, FundedHere is an equity and lending-based crowdfunding platform that connects investors with promising startups in Asia looking to raise between S$100,000 and S$1 million. Founded in 2015, FundedHere aims at helping good entrepreneurial ideas getting funded whilst

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15 Winners of The Asian Private Banker Technology Awards 2016: Singapore Fintech awarded as Most Promising Fintech Startup

The Asian Private Banker Technology Awards are awarded to the tech industry’s most innovative and practical companies. The Technology Awards Luncheon and Champagne Reception will be held in February 2017 and celebrates the end of another challenging and rewarding year

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FS-ISAC and MAS Establish APAC Intelligence Centre For Analysing Cyber Threat Information

The Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that they will collaborate to establish an Asia Pacific (APAC) Regional Intelligence and Analysis Centre to encourage regional sharing and analysis of cybersecurity

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TransferTo Accelerates Global Expansion with New Africa Leadership Appointment

TransferTo, a B2B cross-border mobile payments network, has appointed Sandra Hua Yao to lead TransferTo’s business operations in East Africa. The appointment is part of the company’s continued geographic expansion to support its global strategy and grow TransferTo’s presence in

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Jungle Ventures Closes Second Fund at US$100 Million

Jungle Ventures announced the final close of its second fund on target at US$100million. The new fund is ten times larger than Jungle’s first fund, raised in 2012 – and has established it as one of the largest early stage venture

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Metech International Raise S$2M Through Singapore Crowdfunded Bond Issues

Four months after it offered its crowdfunding platform to companies listed on the Singapore Exchange (“SGX”) to raise funds through short-term bonds (“ListCo Bonds”), FundedHere announced that Metech International Ltd (“Metech”) has become the first company to do so. Metech is

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Blockchain Startup Bluzelle Eyes New Blockchain Markets With KPMG Digital Village Partnership

Bluzelle Networks, a Singaporean company specializing in blockchain applications for the financial services industry, has been named as an Emerging Star in KPMG and H2 Ventures’ notorious Fintech 100 list. The company plans to tap into new markets with its partnership with

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