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Singapore Fintech Festival 2019 Kicks off Tomorrow With Focus on Sustainability

The Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF) and the Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology (SWITCH) will come together for the first time as SFF x SWITCH. Running from 11 to 15 November, this event will gather the global innovation and business

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The BASIS ID Tale – How Digitisation is Revitalising Client Onboarding

BASIS ID, the Estonia-based startup dedicated to ease the hurdles from customer onboarding and KYC will co-host with RegPac an event during the Singapore FinTech Festival. Given the tightened regulatory controls arising from recent scandals with the likes of 1MDB,

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DBS and IMDA to Launch Open-Sourced Blockchain Trade Platform

To leverage Singapore’s global trade connectivity, DBS Bank and Trafigura, in collaboration with Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), Enterprise Singapore and tradetech Perlin, have come together to develop an open-sourced blockchain trade platform to

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Validus Enters Vietnam and Starts a Financing Platform for Vietnamese SMEs

Validus Capital , a Singapore based financing platform, has launched Validus Vietnam. This marks Validus’ third Southeast Asian market following from Singapore in 2015, and Indonesia, where it launched its Indonesian arm Batumbu in May 2019.   Validus Vietnam looks to

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Sygnum Receives Singapore Capital Markets Services Licence

Sygnum, the digital asset technology group based in Singapore and Switzerland, announced today that it has successfully obtained a capital markets services (CMS) licence from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). The company recently received its banking and securities dealer

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NETS and ComfortDelGro Launch In-App Payment for NETS Users

NETS and ComfortDelGro Taxi announced the launch of NETS’ new in-app payment method for taxi bookings and street hail trips made through the ComfortDelGro Taxi Booking App. Named NETS Click, the initiative enables consumers to use their NETS bank cards

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CIMB Bank Reaches 1M Customers In New All-Digital Bank Model In The Philippines

CIMB Bank Philippines surpasses their targets for expanding their consumer base in the country, successfully signing up over a million Filipinos to its all-digital mobile banking platform in just 10 months. This makes CIMB Bank Philippines the fastest-growing all-digital bank

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The Salesforce Economy Will Create More than SG$7.6 Billion in New Business Revenues and 8,500 Jobs in Singapore until 2024

Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, announced new research from IDC that finds Salesforce and its ecosystem of partners will create 8,500 new direct jobs and SG$7.6 billion (USD $5.6 billion) in new business revenues in Singapore from 2019 through

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Breaking Into New Markets: Are Acquisitions Worth The Risk?

Keeping up with the latest market trends isn’t always easy. After all, running a business takes a lot of focus and energy. However, it’s still important to understand that markets, sectors and retail are continuously changing and, in order to

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Digital Wallet Corporation Enters Philippines with Fintech Acquisition

Digital Wallet Corporation (DWC) today announced its entry to the Philippines through the acquisition of a licensed remittance and foreign exchange company, Speed Money Transfer Philippines, Inc. (SMTP) with operations in the Philippines and Australia. With this acquisition, SMTP is

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