Posts From Fintechnews Singapore

A Crowdfunding Campaigns Aggregator App

Self-proclaimed the ‘Tinder of crowdfunding,’ OFF3R is the world’s first mobile crowdfunding aggregator that allows users to quickly discover and review all the hot opportunities and campaigns ongoing. Taking a similar approach as the world’s most popular dating app, OFF3R

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Ripple Singapore, the World’s First Ripple Gold & Silver Gateway

Operated by Ripple Gateway Pte Ltd, Ripple Singapore is a Ripple gateway that uses the Ripple network to acquire, store and convert precious metals into any currency. Launched in January 2014, the service is Singapore’s first major Ripple gateway and

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10 Fintech Accelerators and Incubators in Singapore

“From payments to wealth management, from peer-to-peer lending to crowdfunding, a new generation of startups is taking aim at the heart of the industry,” has said the Economist, describing the ‘Fintech Revolution.’ And what better place than Singapore, the finance

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Ahamove: Vietnam’s Logistics Services Disruptor

Vietnam’s Ahamove, an Uber-like service for logistics, seeks to disrupt the current business models and address the country’s logistics sector’s “severe fragmentation and inefficiency,” according to Phuoc Tran, Co-Founder and Operation Manager at Ahamove. Similarly to Uber, Ahamove provides users

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Vietnam’s Mobile Payments App MoMo With 50% Transaction Volume Growth per Month

Mobile payments app MoMo is experiencing rapid growth and currently stands as the most downloaded application in the Apple Store Vietnam. According to Manh Tuong Nguyen, Vice President at M_Service, the company behind MoMo, the app has been seeing 30

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PwC Report: Cryptocurrency Can ‘Open the Door for Revolutionary Possibilities’

Cryptocurrency will still face many challenges but is here to say, according to ‘Big Four’ advisory firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). In a recent whitepaper, the firm claims that the technology “has the potential to open the door for revolutionary possibilities.” Entitled

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SMEs’ Limited Access to Financing is an Untapped Opportunity for Banks

In the ASEAN region, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) still have limited access to financing. Despite their critical economic role in countries such as Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines and Singapore, the segment represents a major untapped opportunity for banks

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BankGuard Seeks to Reinvent Online Banking Security

Japanese startup BankGuard has developed a new security system for the online banking industry that addresses weaknesses of current technologies on man-in-the-middle attacks. Entitled the SuperMatrix, this patented two-factor authentication solution is reinventing banking security by utilizing images rather than

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15 Insightful Fintech Blogs You Might Not Know

Aside from popular news services there are many financial professionals, venture capitalists and technologists who decide to start and maintain a blog. They share their knowledge and insights on cutting-edge technologies. Unlike news services, these individuals offer lengthy analysis and

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Top 10 Fintech News Sites and Blogs

If you want to keep up with the fast-moving fintech industry, here’s a list of our top 10 fintech news sites and blogs you can follow for the latest trends, news and events. Whether you are looking for sharp opinion pieces

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