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KPMG Singapore Operates Digital Platform for Corporate/Startup Collaboration

KPMG in Singapore has launched “Digital Village,” an online platform aimed at stimulating collaboration between corporates and the startup community. Aimed at “matching, fostering and forging” innovation ventures between both worlds, KPMG Digital Village functions as a digital ecosystem that

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Korea Financial Authority Strengthen Ties With Singapore as Fintechs Eye Global Expansion

Often perceived as the latest phase in the ongoing digital revolution, fintech has attracted much interest from governments from around the world as none wants to pass on the multi-trillion-dollar opportunity. South Korea is no exception. Last year, the country’s

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Financial Institutions Have These 3 Fears Of Artificial Intelligence

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) ordered BSI Bank Singapore to shut down recently on 24 May 2016. This serious action is due to their compliance oversight in money laundering which resulted in a criminal case. This is also a

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Human Touch In Digital Disruption

Technology evolves quickly, and it changes our way of life faster than appreciated. Hence, it is of value to us to study comprehensive materials by large organizations which surveyed the changing landscape. Citibank had recently released a worldwide study on

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7 Indonesian Fintech Startups to Watch

Indonesia’s Financial Services Authority (OJK) is preparing new rulings for Indonesian fintech companies which the authority plans to finalize by the end of the year. Chairman of Board of Commissioners of the OJF, Muliaman Hadad, said in April that the

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BitTitan Raises $15 Million in Series A Funding 

BitTitan, the leader in cloud services enablement, today announced it closed a $15 million round of Series A financing led by TVC Capital, a San Diego-based growth equity firm focused on investments in enterprise software companies. The round also included participation

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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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