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IBM Unveils New Design Studio in Singapore to Create Cognitive-Driven Digital Experiences for Clients

Opening of IBM Studios Singapore IBM today announced the opening of IBM Studios Singapore, a new design center to help clients reinvent their business for the digital age and develop individualized experiences through a combination of cognitive capabilities and experience

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IBM invests to Accelerate Development and Commercialization of Disruptive Technologies in Asia

Close to 5,000 IBM Cognitive Solution Professionals across the region co-creating with clients to drive transformation New Watson Centre at Marina Bay to house IBM Garage Singapore and IBM Studios – Singapore In less than five years, disruptive technologies such

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MAS Proposes a “Regulatory Sandbox” for FinTech Experiments

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today released a consultation paper on proposed guidelines for a “regulatory sandbox” that will enable financial institutions (FIs) as well as non-financial players to experiment with financial technology (FinTech) solutions. The FinTech landscape is

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Leonteq Opens New Innovation Lab Teqlabs in Singapore

Leonteq  the FinTech provider for investment and pension solutions, announces the launch of its Teqlabs innovation lab facility in Singapore’s Central Business District at Asia Square. The innovation lab will foster its FinTech research and development for the benefit of the financial

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Fintech Report 2016: Asia Fintech Funding Hits new High of US$2.6b in First Quarter 2016

After a significant pullback in funding in Q4’15, mega-rounds lifted quarterly investment into VC-backed FinTech companies by over 150 percent, according to the Pulse of FinTech, the quarterly global report on FinTech VC trends published jointly by KPMG International and

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New Report Explores Design Thinking in Financial Services

Design thinking is a methodology used during the process of designing and a problem-solving protocol which consists in, first, defining the problem, and then, implementing the solutions, always with the needs of the user demographic at the core of concept

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Oracle, Wharton Fintech Report: Millennials, An ‘Immense Opportunity for Banks’

Totaling 80 million individuals who are commanding US$1.3 trillion in direct annual spending in the US alone, Millennials are the largest generation in world history. The demographic represents a diverse financial services segment completely different from their predecessors and an

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5 Upcoming Fintech Events in Singapore and Southeast Asia You Don’t Want To Miss (Special Offer for FintechNews Singapore Readers)

Fintech has gaining more and more attention from not only industry experts but also those who are active in finance and technology. It is quite surprising that how many events related to Fintech, Bitcoin & Blockchain, Mobile & Online Payment,

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Fintech and Blockchain Education: University Courses, Executive Seminars and Workshops

As technology is playing an increasing role in the banking and financial world, businesses, universities and organizations have started offering seminars, masterclasses, and courses covering the emerging fintech ecosystem. Today, we’ve listed the most exciting educational events to come, and

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Chinese Internet Giants Alibaba, Baidu, Tencent, Lead Fintech Revolution

Disruptive innovation in banking and payments is overwhelmingly coming from China. Established global banks had better watch out or they may soon not have a future, according to Haydn Shaughnessy, co-founder of The Disruption House and author of Platform Disruptive

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