Culum Capital launch online platform for alternative investment

By Adeline Lau / December 7, 2017

Singapore, December 05, 2017 Culum Capital, a Singapore-based receivables and supply chain financing provider, today launches its cutting-edge investor platform. Aimed at accredited and institutional investors from around the globe, the platform facilitates invoice financing to SMEs as an alternative to traditional financing sources. The platform’s sophisticated user interface brings ease and convenience for investors, with…

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Orange Bank relies on Moneythor for new digital bank

By Adeline Lau / December 7, 2017

Paris & Singapore, 5 December 2017 – Moneythor, the financial technology company providing banks and fintech firms with a digital banking toolkit and data-driven personalisation engine, has been deployed by Orange Bank in its new all-in-one mobile banking service. Orange, one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators, has launched Orange Bank on 02 November 2017…

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Landmark Partnership To Level Up Skills For Singaporeans To Seize Fintech Jobs

By Editorial Staff / November 17, 2017

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE SINGAPORE, 16 November 2017 – The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), together with SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG), six local universities, and five financial associations1, today sealed a landmark Memorandum of Intent (MOI) for the TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA) FinTech Collective, to jointly develop industry-ready professionals in meeting the strong demands…

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Prudential-SFA partnership to offer fintech startups free insurance coverage

By Editorial Staff / November 9, 2017

TO SUPPORT fintech entrepreneurs in strengthening their safety net and managing risk better, Prudential Singapore (Prudential) is partnering with the Singapore Fintech Association (SFA) to offer its members complimentary Group Personal Accident coverage for a year. This initiative is targeted at supporting young startups established in Singapore within the last five years. Such companies have…

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Invitation to join Internet Finance Award 2017

By Editorial Staff / November 6, 2017

The “Internet Finance Award 2017” (the Award) is jointly organized by the Internet Professional Association (iProA), Shenzhen Internet Finance Association, Singapore Fintech Association and The FinLab, supported by Chinese Big Data Society, Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute, Hong Kong Blockchain Society, Hong Kong Digital Analysis Association, Hong Kong Internet Finance Association, Hong…

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Fintech Valley Vizag – Singapore Challenge

By Editorial Staff / November 5, 2017

The government of Andhra Pradesh in India (Fintech Valley Vizag) and MAS have a strategic partnership and are encouraging Fintechs in the Singapore region to get market access to the government and Banking/Financial Services Corporates in India. As part of this endeavor,Fintech Valley Vizag is opening use cases and inviting Fintechs to apply for the…

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Women In FinTech Kickoff on 20th Oct 2017

By Editorial Staff / October 21, 2017

“SFA’s Women in Fintech group hosted their kick off meeting last evening. Besides the female Fintech community, we were joined by special guests Prof @Annie koh, @Shao-ning leigh huang, @Marc leong @Anson Zeall who shared about what  female leadership means in a startup & corporate. The new WiF subcomm @Wynthia @Ginnie @Caroline @Khailin were introduced,…

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BankBazaar secures US$ 30 Million in Series D funding led by Experian

By Editorial Staff / October 19, 2017

Vipin Kalra CEO, BankBazaar International also commented saying: “With a strong technology platform and sharp customer-focus, we have steadily gained momentum in markets such as Singapore and Malaysia. Experian’s extensive network and capital investment will allow us to bring paperless financial services to a wider customer base and further fuel our expansion in markets across…

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ayondo targets IPO at Singapore Exchange (SGX)

By Editorial Staff / October 11, 2017

Singapore, 11th October 2017 – Financial technology group ayondo remains on track to be the first FinTech company to be listed in Singapore. It will seek a listing through an Initial Public Offering (IPO) instead of the Reverse Takeover (RTO) as announced in mid 2016. The RTO was brought to an end in September because…

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TransferTo sees 8X revenue growth in International Money Transfer transactions over a 6-month period

By Khushi / October 10, 2017

Singapore – 10 October 2017– TransferTo, a global B2B Cross-Border Mobile Payments Network, is today, announcing record growth across its International Money Transfer business. More than 6.3 million transactions were processed across the Network over the past six months, representing an 8x* increase in revenue for the business line. The majority of transactions came from…

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