LATEST FINTECH NEWS

Singapore – Turkey FinTech Meetup

By Editorial Staff / November 12, 2019

The Singapore – Turkey FinTech Meetup event was held on the 11th November at 6pm.  SFA supported our partner, Koophub, the regional Fintech Hub of EEMEA (Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa region) who presented on the current Turkey FinTech ecosystem, and shared valuable market insights on Turkey FinTech’s key drivers. Turkey is aiming to be the…

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“FinTech in ASEAN: From Start-up to Scale-up (2019)” report was released

By Editorial Staff / November 12, 2019

The third edition of FinTech in ASEAN, “FinTech in ASEAN: From Start-up to Scale-up (2019)” report was released on Tuesday (Nov 12) by United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB), PwC and the Singapore FinTech Association (SFA). Officiating the launch was Guest of Honour, Janet Young, Head of Group Channels and Digitalisation in UOB. Along with, Wanyi…

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SFA Members, D’Cube Concepts and FOMO Pay digitise vending machines

By Editorial Staff / November 1, 2019

We are getting a step closer to a cashless society. D’Cube Concepts and FOMO Pay, members of Singapore FinTech Association (SFA), are revolutionalizing the vending machine industry with SGQR e-payment solution (XVend). Singapore’s first SGQR-enabled vending machine will be not only convenient for users and merchants, but also useful and efficient in terms of cost…

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InstaReM rebrands to Nium, world’s first global enterprise payments platform

By Editorial Team / October 29, 2019

InstaReM rebrands to Nium, world’s first global enterprise payments platform Leading digital cross-border payments fintech InstaReM is rebranding to become part of Nium, a global enterprise payments platform. Nium is the world’s first platform to enable businesses to send, spend and receive money around the world, whilst also empowering them to build their own products.…

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Spotlight Feature (Global Processing Services)

By Editorial Staff / October 19, 2019

Q: What does your company do? A: GPS provides an award-winning issuer processing platform that enables start-up and established financial players to offer the next generation of payment services. We work with over 40 banks globally and serve more than 100+ clients in 60 countries using over 150 currencies. Q: What are your goals in…

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Financial Services Week

By Editorial Staff / October 4, 2019

04th Oct 2019 – Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) supported the Financial Services Week that was jointly organized by NTUC LearningHub, e2i, IBFSG, 80RR Fintech Hub and ABS. This event aims to offer industry insights and useful information on entry into new and in-demand jobs roles within the banking industry and the skills required for individuals…

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Singapore FinTech Awards & Gala Night

By Editorial Staff / September 27, 2019

26 September 2019 – it was truly special to Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) as we had our Inaugural Signapore FinTech Awards and Gala Night! Singapore Fintech Awards and Gala Night bring together FinTech leaders and innovators and shone the spotlight on those who have made extraordinary contributions to the industry’s meteoric rise on the global…

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Pitfalls in Fundraising

By Editorial Staff / September 25, 2019

Written by Ngee Hua, 25th Sep 2019 This fundraising sharing session by the five (5) panel speaker is a start of a series of seminars, events, networking sessions on Capital by the Singapore Fintech Association.   Topics covered under ‘Overcoming Obstacles in Fundraising including Valuation’ are: Pitching to Investors – Common Blind Spots (Lara Drole,…

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MatchMove seals a “multi-million dollar” deal with MoolahSense to boost its SME lending capabilities

By Editorial Staff / September 20, 2019

20th September 2019 – The Singapore-based digital payment startup MatchMove Pay Pte. Ltd. has sealed a “multi-million dollar” deal to acquire a stake in Singapore peer-to-peer lending platform MoolahSense to boost its SME lending capabilities by linking up lenders and borrowers from its own client ecosystem. MatchMove Pay Pte. Ltd. group chief executive Shailesh N.…

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APIX-FinTech GrowthXcelerator

By Editorial Staff / September 17, 2019

13th September 2019 – Singapore FinTech Association and AFIN / APIX: ASEAN Financial Innovation Network co-organised the APIX-FinTech GrowthXcelerator event, with support from MAS. In this event, Manish Diwaan, Managing Director at APIX and Rebecca Martin, senior executive officer at MAS shared more about world’s first global financial services marketplace and its value proposition. Phyu…

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