AI

Silent Eight Uses AI to Fight Financial Crime

COVID-19 continues to spread in Singapore with now more than 30,400 confirmed cases and over 20 deaths, according to the latest data from the John Hopkins University. Though the numbers continue to rise, with 614 new cases of COVID-19 infection

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Pand.ai Powers CIMB SG’s Chatbot Help Businesses Seeking Support During COVID-19

Pand.ai announced today that it has developed a chatbot for CIMB Singapore to help business owners with their queries on COVID-19 financial schemes offered by the bank. CIMB said that it is the first bank in Singapore to have developed

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Singapore Based Deeptech Dathena Raises US$ 12M in Jungle Ventures Led Round

Singapore-based deep-tech company Dathena, a provider AI-powered data protection and privacy management for global enterprises, today announced that they have closed a $12 million Series A round led by Jungle Ventures, with the participation of Caphorn and SEEDS Capital, an

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8 Takeaways and Recommendations for the Age of AI in Asia

Ti&m, a leading Swiss IT provider and digital solution developer, has released a special magazine on artificial intelligence (AI), exploring the technology’s impact on the business world and addressing how companies should react to it. In the magazine, ti&m executives and experts

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Pand.ai Bags Pre-Series A Funding From Bangkok Bank’s Corporate VC Arm

Singapore-based AI start-up Pand.ai has secured an undisclosed amount in Pre-Series A funding from Bualuang Ventures, the corporate venture capital (CVC) arm of Bangkok Bank. This new funding round comes less than 3 months after the company announced its first

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Tookitaki Closes US$19.2 Million Series A To Help Fight Money Laundering

Tookitaki a Singaporean regtech firm announced today that it has raised an additional US$11.7 million in funding bringing its total investment for their Series A to US$ 19.2 million. The extended Series A round allows Tookitaki to enhance its product

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UOB Launches AI-Powered Personal Financial Management Tool

United Overseas Bank (UOB) has launched Mighty Insights, an artificial intelligence (AI)-based digital banking service to help their customers better manage their finances. With this digital service, UOB will anticipate and provide insights that enable its customers to track their

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Singapore Based Chatbot Startup Pand.ai Bags US$ 1 Million in Seed Funding

Pand.ai, a Singapore-based artificial intelligence (AI) startup which develops smart chatbots, has snagged US$1 million in seed funding – the largest such amount raised from a single angel investor by a homegrown startup. According to their statement, the unnamed angel

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Singapore Ranks First in Global Cities’ AI Readiness and Smart City Effort

Two recent studies have found Singapore to be the world’s most prepared city for the age of artificial intelligence (AI), and the global leader in terms of smart city effort. The first research, conducted by the Oliver Wyman Forum, ranks

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More Than Half of Financial Services Industry in APAC Have Started on Their AI Journey

Today, Microsoft Asia and IDC Asia Pacific released findings on AI in financial services from the study Future Ready Business: Assessing Asia-Pacific’s Growth with AI, which found that organizations with AI expect to see 41% improvement in competitiveness in three

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