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Future of Blockchain in the Asia Pacific – Spotlight on Financial Services

Innovation in and around blockchain is currently concentrated in the U.S. and Europe but the application of this new technology is quickly spreading over the Asia Pacific region. Download this Cognizant report today to see how Asia is poised to

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Investment Outlook for 2018 – Perspectives on E-Automotive, Robotics and Bitcoin

Investors should not only focus on the potential returns that investments offer, but on their (priced in) expectations and risks, said VP Bank Group’s Head of Investment Research, Mr Bernd Hartmann. VP Bank announced its 2018 Investment Outlook , addressing

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Rakuten Announces Accelerator Program, Powered by Techstars

Rakuten, a global innovation leader headquartered in Tokyo, and Techstars, a worldwide network aimed at helping entrepreneurs succeed, announced today the launch of Rakuten Accelerator powered by Techstars. The three-month mentorship-driven Rakuten Accelerator is aimed at providing innovative startup companies

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Maybank-ABSS: Collaborates to Drive Cloud Based Accounting Adoption

Maybank and ABSS targets to get 50,000 SMEs to adopt Cloud Based Accounting Software   Maybank Singapore today announced a partnership with Asian Business Software Solutions (ABSS) to empower start-ups and micro SMEs in Singapore with Financio, a new and

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Wave Money Is The First Fintech Company In Myanmar To Launch An Open API Linking Merchants And Customers

Wave Money is the first fintech company in Myanmar to launch an open Application Programming Interface (API) platform with the introduction of the Wave Money Developer Portal which will enable cashless payments between merchants and customers. This is the latest

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Playbasis Acquires 10 millionth Player Towards Quest to Bring Funtech to Fintech

Playbasis, a leading customer engagement and gamified rewards company, announced today that they have crossed 10 million registered players on the platform. Of these 10 million registered players, 5 million players are active monthly, and these active players collectively generate

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Credit Management Services Asiacollect Raises $1 Mln From Dymon Asia Ventures

AsiaCollect, a South East Asia professional Credit Management Services closed a Pre-Series A equity funding round. The round was underwritten by Dymon Asia Ventures, the venture capital arm of Dymon Asia Capital, a Singapore-based alternative investment management firm with c. $5.2 billion of

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Life Insurance Made Easier by Singapore Life

Protecting your loved ones should not be complicated. With this in mind, independent life insurer Singapore Life launches its suite of life insurance products, coupled with a fuss-free, customer-centric insurance experience. Singapore Life’s Term Life and Critical Illness plans aim

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Project Transparency Launched By 16 Industry ICO Leaders

Santiment the world’s first crypto-market data feed platform, announces  that it has worked with 15 other projects to launch Project Transparency. The voluntary initiative aims to encourage disclosure of wallets controlled by a project and provide a voluntary explanation of any

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Payments Council Sets Up Taskforce to Develop Common QR Code for Singapore

Establishing interoperable electronic payments and developing a common QR code for Singapore were two key topics that the Payments Council discussed at its inaugural meeting on 11 August 2017. Establishing interoperable electronic payments The Council noted electronic payments as a

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