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Singapore’s FinTech Journey – Where We Are, What Is Next

More than 11,000 participants from more than 50 countries attending one or more of the many events lined up over these five days of Singapore Fintech Festival. Remarks at Singapore FinTech Festival – FinTech Conference. Singapore Expo by Ravi Menon, Managing

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A New Home For Innovation At DBS

In my two years as the Chief Innovation Officer of DBS, I’ve worked on a number of initiatives meant to drive innovation. It’s been truly amazing but today is extra special. It gives me great pleasure to share we’ve opened

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ACTIVE.AI Raises USD 3 Million From Kalaari Capital & IDG Ventures India

Active.ai, a Singapore based fintech startup, using artificial intelligence (AI) to deliver virtual assistant banking services, announced today that it has raised $3 million in funding from IDG Ventures India and Kalaari Capital. This investment will support the rapid growth of

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MetLife Launches “Collab”: The Insurance Tech Accelerator

LumenLab, MetLife’s Singapore-based innovation centre, is pleased to announce today the launch of Collab – a three-month program that supports “product ready” start-ups as they tackle the business needs of tomorrow. Through this unique forum, insurtech start-ups can share their solution

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The Fintech Club of Thailand

The Fintech Club of Thailand is an organisation that was founded in March 2016. It draws together companies for the development of fintech in the Kingdom of Thailand, and beyond. It is the main agency for the establishment of the

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Winners of Global FinTech Hackcelerator, Provide Innovative Solutions to Industry Problems

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that three FinTech companies will receive a cash prize of S$50,000 each for the technology solutions they presented at the Global FinTech Hackcelerator Demo Day. Organised as part of the inaugural Singapore FinTech

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soCASH Receives Financial Sector Technology & Innovation (FSTI)

soCASH, a growing Singapore-based fintech start-up that makes cash easily available anywhere and everywhere you want, today announced they have been granted the Financial Sector Technology & Innovation (FSTI) Scheme- Proof Of Concepts (POC) from the Monetary Authority of Singapore

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The 2016 Fintech Finance 35: Fintech’s Most Powerful Dealmakers of 2016

Institutional Investor revealed a list of 2016 Fintech Finance 35, crowning leading financial experts and facilitators in the booming fintech industry. They are strategic advisers, collaborators, also funders and mostly being active as managing partners. Jonathan Korngold Managing Director, Global Head

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#FintechAsia100, Best Fintech Talents, Leaders and Community Builders

The FinTech Asia 100 list of this year’s top 100 fintech movers and shakers were revealed in front of a live audience last night at the Aura Sky Lounge, at the National Gallery. It was also the opening networking event

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ISACA Finds Singapore Enterprises Are Cautious About Augmented Reality, Despite Business Benefits

With this year’s release of Pokémon Go, awareness of augmented reality (AR) applications soared among organizations and consumers. Despite its popularity and potential business benefits, AR adoption rates are slow among enterprises, according to a new study from global business technology and cybersecurity

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