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Flywire Raises US$100M Led by New Investor Temasek

Flywire, a company that solves complex payment problems for leading businesses and institutions, announced US$100M (SG$136.2M) in new venture funding. The SeriesD round was led by Temasek, an investment company headquartered in Singapore, and joined by existing US-based Flywire investors

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5 Reasons Why You Should Come to the F10 FinTech Hackathon in Singapore

After writing successful hackathon stories in Switzerland where valuable partnerships have started and game-changing FinTech ideas have been born, it is time for F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator to further the revolution of the finance industry on an international level.

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2 Fintech Startups Made it Into the Rakuten-Techstars Accelerator in Singapore

Rakuten and Techstars revealed the 10 startups selected to join the high-profile Rakuten Accelerator, powered by Techstars, in Singapore. Selected based on their ability to shape the future of “Messaging as a Platform” for new technologies, the 10 startups will undergo

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MAS Directs Financial Institutions to Tighten Customer Verification Process

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued a circular to all financial institutions, directing them to tighten their customer verification processes. This follows the recent cyber attack at SingHealth where personal information of 1.5 million individuals was illegally accessed

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Singapore’s Path to Digital Economy Still Facing Some Roadblocks

Use of mobile banking has overtaken physical branch interactions by 15% during the past 12 months, according to the J.D. Power 2018 Singapore Retail Banking Satisfaction Study. It is clear that Singapore’s Smart Nation journey to digitally transform its banking

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Alexa, Google Home: Smart Speaker Installed Base to Hit 100 Million by End of 2018

Canalys expects the smart speaker installed base will approach the 100-million barrier by the end of this year, making it almost 2.5 times bigger than at the end of 2017. The installed base will keep growing, more than doubling in

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Is the Bitbon System an Alternative for Entrepreneurs?

The economic field is currently undergoing the fourth industrial revolution. Evolutionary changes directly related to scientific and technological progress take place in this segment. Along with the economy, the structure of business relations and the model of entrepreneurial activity as

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GeTS Launches Open Trade Blockchain to Join China’s Belt Road Initiative

An Open Trade Blockchain (OTB), was just launched in Singapore—the region’s first cross-border blockchain platform that is intended to align with China’s Belt Road Initiative. The Belt Road Initiative is China’s ambitious bid to become more technologically interconnected with the

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F10 FinTech Hackathon in Singapore – Get Access to Fintech Trends and Young Talents

After writing successful hackathon stories in Switzerland where valuable partnerships have started and game-changing fintech ideas have been born, it is time for F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator to further the revolution of the finance industry on an international level.

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Contactless Technology Powered 50 % of Purchases at 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

Visa the Official Payment Services Partner of FIFA, released an analysis of spending inside the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia stadiums from the opening match on June 14 through the semi-finals on July 11. The data highlights the increased consumer adoption of innovative

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