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Digital Assets and Sustainable Finance Take Center Stage at Singapore Fintech Festival

At the Singapore Fintech Festival 2023, Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, delivered an insightful address on fintech’s current and future direction. His speech thoughtfully reflected Singapore’s advancements in fintech since the previous year and a

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HSBC Business Go Insights and Networking Platform Debuts in Singapore

HSBC Singapore has announced the launch of HSBC Business Go at the Singapore Fintech Festival 2023. This digital community platform, aimed at business owners, incorporates machine-learning and API technologies to provide market and business insights. It also enables networking with

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MAS Unveils Five New Industry Pilots Under Project Guardian

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has teamed up with the financial industry to expand initiatives related to asset tokenisation. The goal is to enhance the foundational capabilities necessary to scale tokenised markets, ultimately driving institutional adoption of digital assets.

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HSBC to Offer its Financial Toolkit for Antler’s Portfolio Companies

HSBC has joined forces with early stage investor Antler to support the growth of Southeast Asian companies and entrepreneurs based in Singapore. The announcement was made at the Singapore Fintech Festival 2023. This collaboration will provide startups and founders that

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HSBC and Metaco to Offer Digital Assets Custody Service for Institutional Clients

HSBC is set to introduce a new custody service for managing digital assets like tokenised securities, aimed at its institutional clients. This service is expected to start in 2024 and will work alongside HSBC‘s existing digital platforms, including Orion for

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HSBC Bets on Climate Tech with US$1 Billion Investment

HSBC has pledged to invest US$1 billion in high-potential early-stage climate tech companies around the world. The funding will support startups working on a range of new solutions, including EV charging, battery storage, sustainable food and agriculture, and carbon removal

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MAS Proposes Digital Asset Framework, Expands Project Guardian Scope

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has published a report proposing a framework for designing open, interoperable networks for digital assets. The report Enabling Open & Interoperable Networks was jointly developed with the Bank for International Settlements’ (BIS) Committee on

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Singapore Passes MAS’ Bill on ‘COSMIC’ to Gather Info on “Red Flag” Customers

The Singapore parliament has passed the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s (MAS) bill to establish the COSMIC platform. COSMIC is a secure digital platform for financial institutions to share with one another, information on customers who exhibit multiple “red flags” that

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Why Hyperpersonalisation in Banking is Key

Over the past few years the C-suite are waking up to the importance of hyperpersonalisation in banking by investing heavily in data analytics and cloud technologies to deliver tailored products and services in a bid to retain their customers’ loyalty.

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HSBC Insurance Completes Merger With AXA Singapore

The integration between HSBC Insurance Singapore and AXA Insurance is now complete and has begun operating as a combined entity – HSBC Life Singapore. The merger and rebranding will have no impact to the terms of any of the policies in-force

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