Tag "OCBC Bank"

MAS, R3 and Financial Institutions Experimenting with Blockchain Technology

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that it is partnering R3, a Blockchain technology company, and a consortium of financial institutions on a proof-of-concept project to conduct inter-bank payments using Blockchain technology. This project could potentially avail a payment

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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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MAS Awards a Full CMS Licence to MoolahSense

MoolahSense is the first marketplace lending platform to be granted a full Capital Markets Services (CMS) licence by the Monetary Authority of Singapore. The CMS licence for “Dealing in Securities” was issued today. This marks a milestone in the development

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Singapore Fintech Awards 2016 Announces 40 Finalists

Singapore FinTech Awards 2016, comprising the MAS FinTech Award and ABS Global FinTech Award, will be part of the inaugural Singapore FinTech Festival that will be held during 14 – 18 November 2016. The Awards recognise innovative FinTech solutions that

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OCBC Bank Enables Peer-to-peer Payments Powered By Siri And iMessage

OCBC Bank customers can now send money to their friends and family by issuing a simple voice command to Siri, Apple’s virtual assistant. Users just have to tell Siri whom to send the payment to and how much they want

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2016 Excellence in Customer Experience Awards Winners Announced

CEM Asia & CX Network congratulates all winners of the 2016 Excellence in Customer Experience Awards, which were announced during the awards gala dinner on 6 September 2016 at the 4th Customer Experience Management Asia Summit. “In our second year,

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The Emergence of Fintech: Where Does Malaysia Stand?

Fintech is a space that we’ve been operating in for the past eight years and a space we have observed for an even longer time. It is truly an exciting space to be in at this day and age. Years

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3 Startups Fincast, BondIT and CogniCor For Pilot Tests At “The Open Vault”

OCBC Bank’s FinTech accelerator programme, The Open Vault at OCBC FinTech Accelerator, has come to a successful close with three upcoming pilot tests with three start-ups – Fincast, BondIT and CogniCor. The pilot tests involve wealth management and artificial intelligence

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OCBC Bank Teams up with MoneySmart.sg to Offer Lower Mortgage Rate

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OCBC) is partnering with Singaporean personal finance portal MoneySmart.sg to offer a lower rate mortgage package. The deal, a limited offer running for only 15 days starting today, consists in a fixed deposit-linked interest rate plan at

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