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NETS CEO Jeffrey Goh Steps Down

Network for Electronic Transfers (NETS) announced today that Group Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Goh will be stepping down from his position and all other appointments within the NETS Group of companies, effective November 22, 2019. Mr Goh will be pursuing

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7 Key Announcements from Singapore Fintech Festival 2019 (Day 3)

Wednesday marked the third day of the annual Singapore Fintech Festival, the world’s largest fintech gathering taking place this week at Singapore EXPO. This year, Singapore Fintech Festival put a major focus on sustainability and green finance, an area where

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MAS and BIS to Jointly Launch Innovation Hub in Singapore

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) today launched the BIS Innovation Hub Centre in Singapore. This is the BIS’s first expansion of its global footprint in 17 years. The BIS Innovation Hub will

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CapitaLand’s Bridge+ to Launch 56,000 Sqft Fintech Co-working Space

CapitaLand’s Bridge+ will be taking up 56,000 square feet of space in the Group’s upcoming Grade A office development 79 Robinson Road. This will be its first location in Singapore’s Central Business District (CBD) after establishing its flagship coworking centre

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Singapore Accounts for over 50% of Fintech Funding in ASEAN

Funding into ASEAN has grown more than 30 times since 2014, reaching a new high of US$1.14 billion as at end September 2019, according to a recent report published by UOB. The growth in fintech continues unabated, as more investors

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4 Key Announcements from Singapore Fintech Festival 2019 (Day 2)

SFF x SWITCH 2019 kicked off on Monday at the Singapore EXPO for a week-long event dedicated to fintech. This year, the Singapore Fintech Festival is all about reimagining fintech for the future, with a main focus being put on

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5 Key Announcements from Singapore Fintech Festival 2019 (Day 1 )

The 2019 Singapore Fintech Festival (SFF) kicked off on Monday at the Singapore EXPO, marking the first day of the world’s biggest annual fintech gathering. Last year, the week-long event brought together a staggering 45,000 participants from 130 countries. This

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MAS, Deloitte, and S&P to Develop New Research Platform to Support Fintech Investment

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), Deloitte and S&P Global Market Intelligence have collaborated to develop a prototype for an industry-wide fintech research platform to help investors and financial institutions connect with fintech start-ups that they can partner with or

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Swiss Fintech Delegation Seek More Robust Collaboration With Singapore at SGFintech Fest

The Switzerland delegation at the Singapore Fintech Festival reiterated yesterday their commitment to collaborate with Singapore Present at the Swiss Pavilion amid a 70-member delegation with participation from 25 Swiss fintech enterprises, she said: “Fintechs are the future and they

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Here Are the Winners of the Singapore FinTech Hackcelerator and FinTech Awards 2019

The Monetary Authority of Singapore announced today the three winners of the Global FinTech Hackcelerator. MAS and The Association of Banks in Singapore also announced the 12 winners of the FinTech Awards. Both awards were handed out today at the

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