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Revolut Singapore Unveils 24-Karat Gold-Plated Card for Top Spenders

Global neobank Revolut has announced the launch of a 24-karat gold-plated card exclusive to its Singapore users. This limited edition card, available for the holiday season, will be offered to the top 100 spenders between 1 December 2023 and 31

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Singapore Airlines’ Kris+ Expands Lifestyle Rewards in Australia with Airwallex

Singapore Airlines has announced a partnership with global fintech platform Airwallex to enhance its Kris+ lifestyle rewards app in Australia. This collaboration aims to benefit over 1.3 million KrisFlyer members in Australia. Kris+, known for offering discounts in dining, retail,

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Singapore Fintech Report 2023: Pioneering Digital Currencies and Cross-Border Linkages

The Singapore Fintech Report 2023 examines a significant year for the space in Singapore. With one of the most advanced and innovative fintech ecosystems in the world, an enhanced focus on digital money and assets, increased adoption of new technologies,

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Singapore Launches US$5 Billion FAST-P Initiative for Climate Action in Asia

Singapore has introduced a financial platform, the Financing Asia’s Transition Partnership (FAST-P), with the goal to raise US$5 billion in funds for climate action in Asia. This initiative, highlighted by Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore

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ACP, IFC, MAS, and Temasek Unite for Green Investments in SE Asia

The Allied Climate Partners (ACP), International Finance Corporation (IFC), the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), and Temasek have joined forces to address the climate finance gaps in Asia, particularly Southeast Asia. The region requires approximately US$1.7 trillion annually in infrastructure

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Redefining Scam Defense in Asia-Pacific with Feedzai

The Asia Pacific region is grappling with an alarming escalation in scams and financial fraud. These increasingly sophisticated and diverse deceptive practices undermine the financial stability of consumers and institutions and erode the trust and reputation upon which these entities

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Igloo Secures US$36 Million Pre-Series C, Marks 50% Surge in Company Valuation

Singapore-based insurtech Igloo has completed a US$36 million Pre-Series C funding round, bumping up its valuation by 50% compared to the previous round in 2022. The company aims to achieve profitability by 2024. The funding round, led by the global

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