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Finastra and Microsoft Enters in Global Partnership in Digital Push for Financial Services

Finastra and Microsoft today announced a strategic, multiyear cloud agreement to help accelerate the digital transformation of financial services. They said this move marks a commitment and builds on the 3,000 banks and financial institutions already supported by both companies

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NUS to Nurture Singapore’s Next Generation of Fintech Talent

The NUS School of Computing launched the NUS-FinTechSG Programme which aims to nurture Singapore’s next generation of fintech talents and full stack developers. The programme offered by the NUS FinTech Lab and Strategic Technology Management Institute (STMI) is a platform for students to gain knowledge

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Mambu Integrates with Currencycloud for Cross Border Payments

Mambu, a cloud banking platform, and Currencycloud, a global payments platform, have partnered to offer increased transparency and scalability to international payments for platform customers. In their statement, the said that by integrating Mambu’s true SaaS banking platform with Currencycloud’s

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Here Are 8 Competitions in Asia Your Fintech Startup Can Join

In the tech scene, participating in startup competitions, challenges and hackathons can provide young ventures with great networking and funding opportunities, as well as exposure. For this list, we’ve focused on startup competitions and hackathons for fintechs in Asia. Some

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Advance.AI’s Atome Launches “Buy Now, Pay Later” Solution in Singapore

Atome, a Singapore based startup, has launched a “buy now, pay later” solution, which they said is intended to support the recovery of Singapore’s retail sector during COVID-19. The company is founded in 2016 and it is a subsidiary of

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UOB’s Innovation Accelerator The FinLab Goes Digital

The FinLab, United Overseas Bank’s (UOB) innovation accelerator, today launched The FinLab Online, a digital platform to help small-and-medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and start-ups across ASEAN implement digital solutions to transform their businesses. Since its launch in 2015, The FinLab has received

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Mambu Announces Global Partnership With Google Cloud

Mambu, a cloud banking platform, announced its partnership with Google Cloud today. Mambu customers can now launch and extend banking and lending operations in more countries on its cloud-agnostic platform. The partnership allows Mambu to operate end-to-end on Google Cloud

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AMTD & Xiaomi Finance Pours S$ 5M in Fintech Programme with Singaporean Universities

AMTD Group, Xiaomi Finance, Singapore Management University (SMU) and the Institute of Systems Science at the National University of Singapore (NUS-ISS), jointly launched the ‘AMTD-Xiaomi-SMU-ISS Digital Finance Leadership Programme’ (“AXSI Programme”) today at a virtual signing ceremony. This programme is

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ABC Technology Recognised as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

ABC Technology today announced its recognition as a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum (WEF). It is one of just 15 Asian companies to receive this prestigious award. Selected from hundreds of candidates, they said they have set itself

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AMTD Group Acquires Majority Stake in Blockchain-Powered Securities Exchange Capbridge

AMTD Digital, the integrated digital platform arm of AMTD Group announced that it will soon be a majority shareholder of Capbridge via a “fusion-in program” that “aligns the interest of shareholders on both sides”. The exercise also includes a share

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