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MAS Awards Capital Markets Services License to Revolut Singapore

Challenger bank Revolut has obtained a Capital Markets Services (CMS) license from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). This will allow them to launch its stock trading feature to its customers in Singapore and beyond, giving them the opportunity to

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Singaporeans Rank Financial Stability as Top Stressor

Traveloka recently concluded a wellness survey with Singaporean respondents and uncovered that 51% of the men named financial stability as the top stressor. In Hong Kong, Cigna’s 2020 360 Well-Being Survey revealed that only 15% expected to be able to

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Grab to Make Nasdaq Debut Following SPAC Merger With Altimeter

Superapp Grab will begin trading on the Nasdaq today following the completion of its merger with Altimeter Growth Corp, a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC). The deal raised US$4.5 billion in what is touted to be the largest U.S. public

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Card-Not-Present Fraud Escalates Amid Sudden Surge in Online Shopping

The sudden surge in e-commerce activities has brought with it a rapid rise of card-not-present (CNP) fraud, costing e-commerce merchants an estimated US$35.54 billion globally in 2020, a new report by Forrester says. According to the “How to balance risk

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Pand.Ai Unveils Bilingual Chatbot for Motor Insurance With Allianz, Etiqa, and MSIG

Singapore-based AI startup Pand.ai has unveiled GINA.sg, an English-Chinese bilingual WhatsApp chatbot that helps car owners find the most competitive motor insurance that suits their profiles. This was done in partnership with 3 major insurance companies namely Allianz, Etiqa, and

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