Posts From Fintechnews Singapore

Playbasis And Gamification in Financial Services

Playbasis builds mobile-first engagement solutions aimed at enabling businesses to attract, connect and retain customers through gamification. The company delivers a cloud-based technology platform which makes it easy for businesses to launch modern applications that are fun, engaging and rewarding

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VIISA: Vietnam (Fintech) Accelerator launched to Build Global Startups from Vietnam

The Vietnam Innovative Startup Accelerator (VIISA) announced that it is launching the call for applications into its inaugural batch in Nov 2016. VIISA is an open ended fund that is a partnership of major corporations, BIDV, Dragon Capital, FPT and

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Presenting The 20 Participating Teams of The Global FinTech Hackcelerator

20 teams were selected to participate the Global FinTech Hackcelerator. The teams were evaluated by leaders from the financial industry from a pool of 655 global submissions from about 50 countries. They are each making deep inroads into transforming the financial services across

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Digital Village Singapore: Interview With KPMG’s Lyon Poh And Jan Reinmueller

Launched earlier this year, Digital Village is an initiative of KPMG aimed at stimulating collaboration between corporates and the startup community. KPMG Digital Village works as a platform connecting firms that are looking to innovate as well as potential investors,

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Hong Kong To Host Fintech Week 2016

Hong Kong is the number one business city in Asia. It is the perfect base for companies that want to do business in Mainland China and across the region. Hong Kong will host its first Fintech Week in early November

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New Fintech Report Highlights Indonesia’s Untapped Digital Finance Opportunity

With a population of over 255 million people – among which 60% are digital native – and growing mobile phone and Internet penetration rates, Indonesia has been perceived as an untapped market opportunity, according to a new report by Fintechnews.

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Fintech Singapore Startup of The Month: Bento, Asia’s First Bionic Advisor

Bento, a company of Mesitis Capital, is a bionic investment advisor that merges algorithm-powered asset allocation models with a human touch that promises better portfolio performance, productivity and user experience for a fraction of the cost of a traditional human-only

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MAS and Local Polytechnics sign MOU to Promote Skills Development in FinTech

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the five local polytechnics (Nanyang Polytechnic, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Republic Polytechnic, Singapore Polytechnic and Temasek Polytechnic) have agreed on a framework to review and enhance the polytechnics’ curricula in the next three years

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6 Creative Suggestions for Webcasts Your Clients Will Love

It’s cheaper to create an old customer than it is to get a new one, they say. But how do you pull off something your customers or clients will love? Here are six creative suggestions you might want to try

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Leonie Hill Capital Announces A Strategic Partnership With Life.SREDA

International fintech-focused venture capital firm Life.SREDA signed a memorandum of understanding with Leonie Hill Capital (LHC), a Singapore-based private equity fund, to become strategic partners in the the area of investments into financial technologies (FinTech) in Asia. According to the

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