Wealthtech

3 Startups From Singapore Selected For Fintech Global’s Top 100 Wealthtech List

Data and research provider Fintech Global has released its inaugural Wealthtech 100 list, which features the world’s top 100 companies transforming the wealth and asset management industry. Wealthtech is one of the fastest growing verticals of fintech, which has attracted

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Singapore’s Investment Management Association Announces a New Chairperson

The Investment Management Association of Singapore (IMAS) today announced that it has appointed Susan Soh, CEO Singapore, Schroders, as its new Chair of the IMAS Executive Committee. The IMAS Executive Committee elected Ms. Soh from her current role of Deputy

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10 Fintechs Stand a Chance to Present Their Solutions to Singapore’s Investment Industry

A Singapore industry group representing the city’s asset management firms, IMAS, has launched an accelerator programme which could position 10 Fintechs to present their solutions in front of leading VC firms, hedge funds, asset management firms and family offices. Applications

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additiv Hires New Managing Director for Asia

WealthTech pioneer Bert-Jan van Essen from Privé Technologies taking lead in the region for the European digital wealth management innovator. Additiv all fired up for further growth in Asia. Zurich-based additiv, a leading provider of digital wealth management solutions, has

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Commonwealth Bank’s Wealthtech App Gains Swiss Expertise from Additiv

In today’s digital world, investors increasingly demand to be able to stay abreast of market developments and manage their financial assets from their mobile devices. However, most financial institutions struggle with delivering this experience as they are tied up in

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Singaporean Exchange Aims to Tokenise Popular Stocks like Airbnb

Hg Exchange announced today that it seeks to launch Southeast Asia’s first member-driven exchange to support the issuance and trading of private company shares, including security tokens. The exchange represents a collaborative industry effort between established capital markets intermediaries and

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4 Swiss Wealthtech Rockstars That Will Rock Blockchain in Singapore

Switzerland, which enjoys an international reputation as a reliable and innovative financial center, has emerged as a hotbed for fintech innovation in recent years. Today, innovative solutions from Swiss companies are in high demand in Singapore as Switzerland continues to

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Singaporeans Can Now Use Robo-Advisors for Free Thanks to Kristal.AI

If you’ve always wanted to try to out a robo-advisory service but costs have got you hesitant, now’s a good time to give a shot. During the Singapore Fintech Festival, Kristal AI rolled the “Free for Life- Starter solution” which

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MAS to Invest SG$6.9 Bil Into Private Equity and VCs To Spur Ecosystem Growth

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced the launch of a new US$5 billion (SG$6.91 billion) worth private market programme. MAS will be allocating this amount of its own funds as its investment portfolio in the private markets asset class.

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DBS Aims to Save 10,000 Manhours Through Whatsapp and WeChat Banking Service

DBS announced the launch of DBS Wealth Chat, a service that will allow DBS’ wealth clients to interact, exchange ideas and transact with their relationship managers via popular instant messaging platforms WhatsApp and WeChat. The bank claims to be the first

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