Bain & Company Names New Asia Pacific’s Regional Managing Partner

Bain & Company, a global business and management consultancy, announced that Satish Shankar will take on the role of Regional Managing Partner for Asia Pacific (APAC), effective April 1st. A veteran in the firm for over 20 years, Satish will continue to be

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Singapore Banks Beat Hong Kong Counterparts In Digital Transformation

Singapore banks are beating their Hong Kong counterparts in terms of digital transformation, according to a research by labor market intelligence startup JobTech which analyzed the state of digitalization in banks in both locations based on their hiring activities in

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EmTech Asia Delves Into The Impact of Technology On Life And The World Around Us

Co-organised by MIT Technology Review and Koelnmesse Pte Ltd, the sixth edition of EmTech Asia 2019 was held on 22 and 23 January 2019 at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre. The two-day conference was attended by over

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What Happened to Fintech Singapore’s Previous Pick of Hottest Fintech Startups?

In mid 2016, after sifting through copious amounts of reports, studies and our own internal evaluations we’ve come up with a definitive list of the 30 hottest fintech startups in Singapore. (an updated list for 2019 is also available here)

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Chief Innovation Officer, Neal Cross Bids Farewell to DBS Bank in Heartfelt Post

With a LinkedIn post, Neal Cross announces that he has ended his tenure as DBS Bank’s Chief Innovation Officer. He is considered thought leader in the innovation space, and is famous for evangelising fintech in Singapore before it congealed into a strong sector

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8 Regulations That Could Shape Fintech in Asia This Year

Asia Pacific regions are somewhat disjointed when it comes to banking and fintech-related regulations, with countries like China moving towards more region-specific and refined rules, while countries like Thailand and Indonesia are still trying to introduce basic, yet important regulations to help

Read More -Fastest Scaling Financial Market Place in Singapore

Fintech has grown above and beyond national borders and has become a worldwide phenomenon. Financial institutions and markets all over the world are experiencing growth at break neck speed and all of this has been possible due to the huge

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EmTech Asia 2019 Expands by 200 Percent Since Its Inception

The world’s most influential leaders and innovators will converge in Singapore from 22 to 23 January 2019 at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre for EmTech Asia 2019. This is the sixth edition of the annual conference focusing

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The Surprising Trend for Business in 2019

Big business is getting smaller. It is all over the financial columns of the world at present. Businesses that rely on big stores with the associated expenses of large premises are suffering. Rents and rates are going up and customer

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