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Global Funding Trends Indicate a Rebalanced Fintech Sector in 2024?

The year 2023 marked a pivotal moment for the fintech industry, with the prevailing global funding trends encapsulating a period of introspection and recalibration amidst a backdrop of economic fluctuations, including notable bank failures and precipitous cryptocurrency downturns. This era,

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5 Top Fintech Trends Set to Define Singapore in 2024

As the tech-driven economic landscape continues to evolve at a remarkable pace, Singapore remains at the forefront of this transformation, particularly in the realm of fintech. In 2024, some of the most prevalent fintech trends in Singapore showcase how the

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Fintech Basics: What is Embedded Finance?

In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, the way we interact with financial services is undergoing a profound transformation. Traditional banking and payment systems are being disrupted by a new paradigm known as “embedded finance.” But what is embedded finance, exactly?

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Singapore’s FSI Sector Eyes Significant Investments in ESG, Embedded Finance and Defi

In Singapore, c-suite and senior finance executives are planning to invest significantly in embedded finance, environmental, social and governance (ESG) frameworks, and blockchain-related innovations in 2023, confident that these technologies will create new growth opportunities and provide them with an

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Singapore Dominates Nearly Half of All Fintech Funding in ASEAN

Results from the UOB study were shared in the latest Fintech in ASEAN report, an annual report by UOB, PwC Singapore and the Singapore Fintech Association, which looks at the state of fintech in Southeast Asia and venture capital (VC)

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KPMG to Accelerate Embedded Finance Adoption in Singapore With New Hub

KPMG announced plans to launch Singapore’s first embedded finance hub to provide incubation support to enterprises and financial institutions by matching participants across the industry and providing knowledge in specific areas of embedded finance. The hub is set to run

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Global Embedded Banking Revenue Expected to Reach US$160B by 2025

Despite it being a relatively recent concept, embedded finance has grown rapidly in recent years. The trend is expected to rise further moving forward, with digital consulting company Publicis Sapient forecasting an annual growth rate of 41% in global embedded

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Fintech Enablers are Fueling the Growth of Embedded Finance

Fintech “enablers” have exploded in growth and popularity in the last few years, bringing with them a new wave of innovation by democratizing financial services and expanding the fintech market opportunity. Fintech enablers develop and provide cutting-edge technologies to various

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Financial Institutions Jump at APAC’s US$32 Billion Embedded Wealth Opportunity

In Asia-Pacific (APAC), embedded wealth is a US$32 billion opportunity per annum which financial institutions are eager to tap into. These are actively exploring the possibility to embed wealth services into third-party e-commerce and travel platforms to improve their revenue

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