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Singapore Life to Acquire the Business Portfolio of Zurich Life Singapore

Singapore’s newest life insurer Singapore Life Pte. Ltd. (Singapore Life) and Zurich Life Insurance (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. (Zurich Life Singapore) have announced an agreement for Singapore Life to acquire the business portfolio of Zurich Life Singapore. Under this agreement, Singapore

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Top Fintech Vietnam News from December 2017

Fintech Vietnam Meetup is back with the first newsletter of 2018, with all you need to know about Fintech in Vietnam. Before diving into the latest news, why not take a look at Fintech Vietnam in Review 2017? This edition features progress in

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Moneybank.Vn — First International Peer-To-Peer Lending Platform Taps Into Vietnamese Market

Singapore based consumer finance group Silkway Ventures has expanded its operations to Southeast Asian region by opening a subsidiary in Vietnam. The group announced that it has launched its online peer-to-peer lending platform Moneybank.vn. Over the next five years the

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Googles Launchpad Accelerator includes 1 Philippines Fintech Startup

Google Launchpad Accelerator annouced the 5th class of our hands-on mentorship program. This includes a diverse group of startups from all over the world looking to tackle everything from streamlining medical records in Africa to improving breast cancer screenings. Also 5 Fintech Startups made it

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Chinese Robo-Advisory Company Launches Digital Wealth Management Service in Singapore

PINTEC Group, a fintech player in China, announced the launch of PIVOT Fintech Pte. Ltd. (“PIVOT”), to offer digital wealth management technology services powered by artificial intelligence and machine learning throughout Southeast Asia from its base in Singapore. It’s the

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 1)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Here we go:   BSP urges public to convert from magnetic stripe card to EMV chip card Banks have recently been requesting customers to convert

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OCBC Bank Launches One-Stop Advisory Service For Property Purchase

If you have purchased or know someone who has purchased a residential property in Singapore, you would be familiar with this common refrain: Why do I have to go to so many sources to get everything? A one-stop service that

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LiveEdu ICO – Future Technologies and Topics in the LiveEdu Ecosystem

LiveEdu is a decentralized learning ecosystem that teaches people how to build complete products in future technological fields. They are building the YouTube for online education. You can also describe their ecosystem as the next-generation Lynda.com. Unlike existing online education

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8 promising Fintech Startups in Singapore to Watch in 2018

Singapore had a great year 2017 with local startups expanding globally, additional supports from the government and several initiatives being launched to foster development and boost the sector. 2018 promises to be an even more exciting year for fintech in

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IBM Completes Proof-of-Concept Blockchain-Based Shared KYC

IBM  announced the successful completion of the Phase I proof-of-concept (POC) of its Shared Corporate Know Your Customer (KYC) project with Deutsche Bank, HSBC, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) and the Treasuries of Cargill, IBM. Through the Shared KYC POC,

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