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tryb: Investment Of US$30 Million By Makara Innovation Fund To Accelerate The Development Of Its Financial Infrastructure Platform For ASEAN

tryb Group, a financial technology platform, announced a US$30 million investment by Makara Innovation Fund  a US$717 million private equity fund that invests in IP driven small- to mid- companies with the aim of scaling, internationalizing and creating enterprise value.

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Stripe is Ending Bitcoin Support

At Stripe, we’ve long been excited about the possibilities of cryptocurrencies and the experimentation and innovation that’s come with them. In 2014, we became the first major payments company to support Bitcoin payments. Our hope was that Bitcoin could become a universal,

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Temasek And Kuehne + Nagel To Create Joint Venture For Investments In Logistics Technology Start-Ups

Temasek, a Singapore headquartered investment company, and Kuehne + Nagel, a leading global logistics group, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a joint venture to invest globally in early-stage companies developing cutting-edge technology for logistics and supply chains. Dr.

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Newly Licensed Crowdfunding Player Kickstarts Platform To Serve Smes And Investors in Singapore

Local start-up, FundTier, has launched its crowdfunding platform officially after obtaining the Capital Market Services license last December. Founded by five former bankers, FundTier aims to connect local SMEs seeking alternative funding with investors who have an interest in funding

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Funding Societies Surpasses SGD 100 Million in SME Crowdfunding

Funding Societies, a peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform in Southeast Asia, welcomed the start of the year by crossing the SGD 100 million mark in total crowdfunded SME loans across Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia. In line with the platform’s goal of

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DBS and Xero Extend Strategic Partnership by Simplifying Bill Payments for Small Businesses in Singapore

DBS Bank and Xero announced a service which allows small businesses, including start-ups and SMEs, to send payment instructions directly from Xero to their DBS IDEAL internet banking account, instead of entering them manually into their internet banking. This new service marks the

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Betting on Blockchain with Dragon Inc.

Dragon Inc. is now officially ready to launch its Casino & VIP rooms blockchain-based solution after successfully raising more than USD $6 million in Pre-Token Sale funding for their project in December 2017. Together with the USD $265 million already

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HSBC Partners 7-Eleven to Expand Cash Access Network to 800 Touchpoints

HSBC Singapore announced its partnership with 7-Eleven, the largest convenience store chain in Singapore, to offer HSBC customers access to more than 300 of its stores for QuickCash withdrawals. HSBC’s partnership with 7-Eleven will expand its total cash access network

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The First Cashless Cake Boutique in Singapore

Lady M  has joined the nation’s efforts to transform the country into a Smart Nation by accepting only non-cash payment methods for all sale transactions at its South Beach Avenue Boutique from Monday, 15 January 2018 onwards. Driven by opportunities opened up by the

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The Singapore Academy of Law Launches Future Law Innovation Programme

The Singapore Academy of Law (SAL) launched its Future Law Innovation Programme (FLIP), a two-year pilot programme to encourage the adoption of technology, drive innovation and create a vibrant ecosystem for legal technology. FLIP was announced last July by Chief

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