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Report Points Out US$100B Revenue Opportunity From Digital Economy For ASEAN

Like in other regions, digital technology is rapidly expanding its contribution to the economy in ASEAN-6 (i.e. Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam). While the digital revolution is expected to impact the overall economic landscape, Deloitte believes that consumer

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Banks, Financial Services Firms and Insurers Open Innovation Labs in Singapore

Innovation takes a lot of time and resources. Large firms and corporations often rely on innovation labs to research, experiment and help them integrate emerging innovations into their businesses. Innovation labs are specific buildings or departments dedicated to working on

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Finance Innovation: “Not Every Problem Can Be Resolved With An App”

An interesting conversation between Fintech News Singapore Founder – Christian König – and Daniel Liebau – Founder of Innovation Research & Advisory firm – Lightbulb Capital. Daniel shared his views on Finance Innovation and gave some great examples. He also explains “show-horse” and

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Asian Financial Companies Turn to Fintech, But Headwinds Remain

Financial companies in Asia are looking to catch up with the west in using financial technology, but while adoption of fintech is expected to increase, the distrust for online banking systems and the lack of regulatory support may slow down

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DBS – First Singapore Bank to Adopt Cloud-based Productivity Technology in The Workplace

DBS Bank, which is at the forefront of re-imagining banking, is leading the charge in transforming its workforce for the digital age. The bank is the first Singapore bank to adopt cloud-based productivity technology, Office 365, in the workplace, enabling

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Collision 8, A Collaborative Innovation Workspace, To Launch In July 2016

Set across 8,600 square feet on the 8th floor of High Street Centre on North Bridge Road, Collision 8 is both a community and a co-working space designed to foster innovation and build collaboration opportunities between its members. Fourth generation

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How Long Can Apple Dominate The Technology Markets?

Despite its meteoric share price rise in recent years, Apple was the worst performing stock in the Dow Jones Industrial Average over the past twelve months. What’s more, emerging threats and so-called ‘unsustainable growth’ coupled with a decline in iPhone

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Redesigning The Customer’s Banking On-boarding Experience In A Digital World

You have the power of a financial institution in the palm of your hand with your smartphone. Digitalization is transforming financial services in a permanent way so when can you, the customer, start seeing the benefits and what will be

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How Customer Service will separate the Winners from the Losers in FinTech in Asia

Asia is rapidly evolving its Financial Services industry to reflect the local customer behaviors and operating infrastructures. Given the growth of new technologies and communications, mobile being the most powerful, there is an imperative need to implement world-class customer service

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Asian Financial Technology Updates

Markus Gnirck – Co-founder @ tryb & former COO of Startupbootcamp FinTech- once again summarized the recent updates , opportunities and challenges for the Fintech Community in Asia after visiting multiple Fintech hubs. Over a year ago I wrote the first summary of the FinTech

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