Tag "Singapore"

7 Recent Stories That Proves Singapore is a Leader in Fintech and Innovation

In Southeast Asia, Singapore has established itself as a fintech hub leading the way when it comes to investment and regulations. A combination of favorable rulings, supportive initiatives from both the private and public sector, an already dynamic startup ecosystem,

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NETS Enables Over 500 Singaporean Hawkers to Accept Cashless Payments

22 coffee shops, 10 hawker centers and 12 industrial canteens have adopted a unified digital payment solution provided by NETS, Enterprise Singapore said on June 29. The solution combines in one point-of-sales terminal and a single SGQR label a total

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7 Blockchain Projects and Startups Leading the Way in Singapore

In recent years, Singapore has emerged as a hotbed for blockchain and crypto innovation, fuelled by the supportive stance from the government towards adopting cutting technologies. Sources say that there are over 634 companies have been incorporated in Singapore with a

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3 Startups From Singapore Selected For Fintech Global’s Top 100 Wealthtech List

Data and research provider Fintech Global has released its inaugural Wealthtech 100 list, which features the world’s top 100 companies transforming the wealth and asset management industry. Wealthtech is one of the fastest growing verticals of fintech, which has attracted

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Money20/20 Asia Comes Back to Singapore: What to Expect

Money20/20, a leading event series dedicated to the world of payments, fintech and the broader financial services industry, is coming back to Singapore next week for its annual Asian edition. Money20/20 Asia 2019, which will take place on March 19

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#DeleteCoinBase Trending Soon After Its Funding Boost from Singapore’s GIC

Fresh out of Coinbase’s funding round of $300 million Series E round the hashtag #deletecoinbase seems to be trending in the twitterverse. This round of fund-raising included Singapore’s very own wealth fund, GIC. The reason by the call from users to

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Fintech Job Moves and the Hottest Open Positions in Singapore and HK

Fintech in Asia-Pacific is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 72.5% from 2015 to reach US$72 billion in 2020, according to a Frost & Sullivan report. But insights from Michael Page indicate that there is

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Singapore Banks Beat Hong Kong Counterparts In Digital Transformation

Singapore banks are beating their Hong Kong counterparts in terms of digital transformation, according to a research by labor market intelligence startup JobTech which analyzed the state of digitalization in banks in both locations based on their hiring activities in

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What Happened to Fintech Singapore’s Previous Pick of Hottest Fintech Startups?

In mid 2016, after sifting through copious amounts of reports, studies and our own internal evaluations we’ve come up with a definitive list of the 30 hottest fintech startups in Singapore. (an updated list for 2019 is also available here)

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16 Fintech and Blockchain Events to Attend in Singapore in 2019

With so much happening in fintech and blockchain, it has become vital for financial services professionals to keep up with these rapidly evolving spaces. Thankfully, the rapid growth of fintech has been matched by the mushrooming number conferences, most particularly

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