Tag "Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)"

Singapore Fintech Festival Round Up: Key Announcements And Partnerships; All you have to Know

The inaugural Singapore Fintech Festival, a week-long event organized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) in partnership with The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS), was one of the biggest fintech events ever organized, drawing over 10,000 participants from

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MAS Will Provide Strong Support For ‘Proof of Concept’ Trials

Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman, Monetary Authority of Singapore, delivered a speech at the FinTech Awards on 17 November 2016. The speech honoured winners from two competitions organised as part of the inaugural Singapore FinTech Festival: the

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The 10 FinTech Award Singapore Winners, 250’000 goes to….

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) awarded 10 FinTech companies a total of S$1.15 million at the FinTech Awards. Organised as part of the Singapore FinTech Festival, the FinTech Awards recognise innovative

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MAS Issues “Regulatory Sandbox” Guidelines for FinTech Experiments

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) published its “regulatory sandbox” guidelines to encourage and enable experimentation of solutions that utilise technology innovatively to deliver financial products or services. The guidelines incorporate feedback from the public consultation as well as learning

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Singaporean Fintech Startup SoCash Seeks To Disrupt The Supply Chain Of Cash (with the Help of MAS)

SoCash, a Singapore-based fintech startup, has developed a solution that allows people to withdraw cash pretty much anywhere by turning small businesses into “Cashpoints.” The company aims at making cash circulation more efficient by deconstructing the expensive cash logistics supply

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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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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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First Bank in SouthEast Asia To Use Blockchain Technology For Payment Services

OCBC Bank has become the first bank in Southeast Asia to use blockchain technology in its local and cross-border payment funds transfer services. The use of a payment blockchain solution will see increased efficiency, transparency and security as well as

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Crossbridge Capital to Launch Online Investment Platform for High Net Worth Investors in Singapore

Leading independent wealth management firm collaborates with Pershing and Bambu to bring bespoke digital investment solution to affluent investors. Crossbridge Capital, an independent wealth management firm which provides investment solutions for ultra-high net worth families, today announced plans to launch

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The Missing Regtech Startups In Singapore & Hong Kong

Regtech might not be a familiar name to most people but it is an important component in the fintech space. Regtech stands for regulatory technology which exists to help financial institutions and other organizations comply with increasingly stringent compliance rules.

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