LATEST FINTECH NEWS

Joint Press Release: New S$6 Million Grant Scheme to Support Singapore FinTech Firms

By Jia Chyi / May 13, 2020

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE BY MAS, SFA AND AMTD MAS, SFA, AMTD Group and AMTD Foundation Launched S$6 Million Solidarity Grant to support Singapore FinTech ecosystem in view of COVID-19 Pandemic Singapore, 13 May 2020…The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), Singapore FinTech Association (SFA), AMTD Group and AMTD Foundation (collectively, AMTD) today announced the launch of…

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Press Release: Singapore FinTech Association and Razer Fintech partner to support Singapore FinTech Ecosystem amidst COVID-19

By Editorial Team / April 23, 2020

Press Release Singapore FinTech Association and Razer Fintech partner to support Singapore FinTech Ecosystem amidst COVID-19 Leveraging on the association’s existing industry network, this collaboration follows Razer Fintech’s US$50million commitment to its Covid-19 Support Fund Singapore, 23 April 2020 – Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) and Razer Fintech, Razer Inc’s financial technology arm, today announced their…

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Agenda for the 2020 Annual General Meeting

By Editorial Staff / March 18, 2020

Appendix A Appendix B

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Resignation of Ordinary Committee Member

By Editorial Team / March 17, 2020

Dear members of Singapore FinTech Association Resignation of Ordinary Committee Member Please be informed Edmund Sim Khim Yeow has resigned from his position as Ordinary Committee Member and ceased to be part of the Committee with effect from 2nd Jan 2020. Ngee Hua LIMSecretary Singapore Fintech Association                                                                                     

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“Becoming a one-stop wealth management platform is what we are aiming for”, Bhaskar Prabhakara, CEO of WeInvest.

By Editorial Staff / March 9, 2020

Starting the week right, Singapore Fintech Association visited the office of WeInvest, to understand from their senior management (Mr. Bhaskar Prabhakara, CEO and Mr. Elango Balusamy, CTO) on how fintech startups like them who have regional clients, are dealing with the COVID-19 outbreak as well as the firm’s plans for the year. What measures have…

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Founder and CEO of Bambu, Ned Philips, talks about COVID-19 and their big plans in 2020

By Editorial Staff / February 28, 2020

We met up with Ned Philips, Founder, and CEO of Bambu at their office, to catch up on the latest happenings in their business and how they are coping with the recent COVID-19 situation. Bambu’s plans for 2020 How’s the business and what we can expect from Bambu in 2020? Ned said “Business has been…

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Nikhilesh Goel, Co-Founder of Validus Capital: “Fintech companies can help address increased financing needs during the COVID-19 outbreak”

By Editorial Staff / February 26, 2020

As of 21 February 2020, there are a total of 85 cases of COVID-19. Many companies are practicing safety measures and protocols to ensure that their staffs are well protected and that their business can continue smoothly. But how is it affecting the fintech industry? We had a chance to interview Mr. Nikhilesh Goel, Co-Founder of…

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Founder & CEO of Syfe, Dhruv Arora shares what companies should NOT overlook during this outbreak: data protection

By Editorial Staff / February 24, 2020

On Tuesday, we have visited Ms. Anu Gupta, Director at our PR Partner Asia PR Werkz to understand how the COVID-19 outbreak has affected the industry, as her portfolio consists mostly of start-ups, SMEs and fintech. To find out more from the fintech’s point of view, we have visited our corporate member Syfe, a digital…

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Anu Gupta, Director at Asia PR Werkz: “We have to be cautious, but work has to move on.”

By Editorial Staff / February 20, 2020

It is a stressful period. “We all want to protect ourselves and our families from what is still a new and unknown disease,” as PM Lee shared. In fact, there have been a few articles about how the outbreak of the coronavirus is posing a challenge to many businesses globally. But there is no need…

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SFA celebrated 2020 Chinese New Year Lo Hei 2020 & 80RR Event Area Opening

By Editorial Staff / February 11, 2020

7 Feb 2020 – GONG XI FA CAI! Singapore Fintech Association held its annual Chinese New Year Lo Hei event at 80RR Fintech Hub SG! 80rr Fintech Hub SG also launched the new event space which will be suitable for keynote and networking events to bring the fintech community closer. It was a joyful and high-spirited night accompanied…

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