Tag "SGInnovate"

AI Driven Fintech AIDA Gets Funding Boost from Mastercard

AIDA an artificial intelligence focused fintech recently announced that they have raised an undisclosed sum in their Series A round, which includes investors like Mastercard, Kuok Ventures and SGInnovate. The startup develops machine learning solutions for the banking and insurance

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SGInnovate Announces 3 More Investments as Part of its Deep Tech Strategy

SGInnovate just announced that they have invested into three deep tech startups: Horizon Quantum Computing, Involt and Portcast.  The announcement was made on the second anniversary of SGInnovate’s founding and one year after the announcement of its Deep Tech Nexus

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Swiss Blockchain VC Enters Singapore to Capitalise on an SG$ 22.09 Bil Opportunity

Singapore will be receiving a Swiss accelerator and venture capital firm soon, as Blockchain Valley Ventures has decided that our island nation is their next stop, set for operations sometime in 2019. With SGInnovate as a key partner in Singapore,

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Betting On Blockchain In A Decentralised World

Blockchain technology can help people, companies and governments carry out a variety of tasks such as banking more efficiently and securely. However, several key issues need to be addressed, including its ease of use. These were the views of experts

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SGInnovate Doubles Down on Blockchain And AI

This seems to be an exciting time to be in Singapore’s fintech. Between the Monetary Authority of Singapore unveiling its multi-nation open API, and the SGQR, the fintech scene in Singapore begins its evolution into its next phase. One of

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A Blockchain Challenge For Singapore to Boost Innovation and Adoption Beyond Fintech

The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) launched a Blockchain Challenge to accelerate the development and adoption of innovative new solutions using blockchain technologies beyond fintech. Blockchain is a form of distributed ledger technology, with the potential to accelerate Singapore’s transformation

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The Finlab Introduces The First Accelerator Programme For traditional SMEs

The FinLab, a joint venture between United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) and SGInnovate , announced the launch of the third cycle of its acceleration programme. The programme is the first designed by a local accelerator for small and medium enterprises

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Top 10 Innovators Under 35 in Asia

MIT Technology Review announced the top 10 young Innovators under the age of 35 in the region. The 10 ‘Innovators Under 35’ are given tribute annually at MIT Technology Review’s EmTech Asia conference. The list recognises the development of new technology

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