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Strengthening the AI Finance Ecosystem in Singapore

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is collaborating with the Economic Development Board (EDB), Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and Institute of Banking and Finance (IBF) to accelerate the adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Singapore’s financial sector. The collaboration

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A Fintech Regulatory Sandbox for Sri Lanka

With the rapid growth in Financial Technology (FinTech) innovations in the country, the Payments and Settlements Department of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka has identified the need to provide an environment that nurtures and promotes their advancement whilst maintaining

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Global Fintech Hackcelerator Singapore 2018, Applications Open

Applications open for the Global Fintech Hackcelerator programme, powered by KPMG in Singapore’s Digital Village and KPMG’s Matchi fintech matchmaking platform. Finals of the programme (“Demo Day’’) will be held at the Singapore Fintech Festival taking place from 12–16 November

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Singapore Gets Bitcoin Banknotes

Tangem launches pilot sales of physical bitcoin notes at the Megafash Suntec City store in Singapore. Available immediately in denominations of 0.01 and 0.05 BTC. Tangem claimes that with this notes they radically improve the simplicity and security of acquiring, owning,

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Vexanium: A Decentralized Platform is Disrupting the Marketing Ecosystem

An innovative decentralized marketing ecosystem called VEXANIUM, which helps to cut costs and improve efficiency and transparency for commercial businesses, is being launched by Danny Baskara – a Southeast Asia based e-commerce pioneer and team. Founder and CEO Danny Baskara

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Credit Score Solution Provider CredoLab Raises US$1 Million

CredoLab, a fintech provider of highly predictive, mobile-based alternative credit scoring solutions for banks, consumer finance companies, and retailers, announced it has closed a US$1 million investment from established global venture capital firm Walden International. CredoLab utilizes its proprietary mobile application, CredoApp, to extract

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New Singapore Lending Player: Helicap Funded by Former Minister of State

Helicap, a FinTech start-up operating in the fast-growing alternative lending space in South-East Asia and Australia, announced that it has successfully closed US$1.5 million in seed money. The round is led by Singapore’s former Minister of State and the Chairman

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Singapore FinTech Festival 2018 Up-Sized with Richer Content and Focus on ASEAN

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that the third edition of the Singapore FinTech Festival will be held from 12 to 16 November 2018 in Singapore. This year’s Festival will include two new elements. ASEAN FinTech Showcase – With Singapore’s

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Singtel and Razer Form Strategic Partnership in E-payments Esports and Telco Services

The Singtel Group and Razer ­signed a Memorandum of Understanding to foster strategic collaboration in the high-growth areas of e-payments, esports, gaming-related digital media and telecommunication services across Southeast Asia. Mobile payments in Southeast Asia is expected to be worth

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Get a Singapore Fintech Patent in 6 Months: New FinTech Fast Track Initiative

To support the growth of Singapore’s Fintech sector and help businesses bring their FinTech innovations to the market more rapidly, the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) has launched a new FinTech Fast Track initiative  which provides expedited patent application-to-grant

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