LATEST FINTECH NEWS

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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SBI Remit and SBI Cosmoney Partner with InstaReM

By Editorial Team / September 10, 2019

Singapore, 10 September 2019: InstaReM, a leading global financial payments infrastructure company, has announced that it will now power real-time cross-border payments for the clients of the SBI Remit and SBI Cosmoney, part of one of Asia’s leading payments companies, across select markets. Announcing InstaReM’s partnership with SBI Remit and SBI Cosmoney, Prajit Nanu, co-founder…

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Malaysia joins APAC RegTech Network at Fin/Sum in Tokyo

By Editorial Team / September 9, 2019

SEPTEMBER 5, 2019 (TOKYO): On Friday September 5, 2019 at the Fin/SUM Fintech and RegTech Summit in Tokyo,  the APAC RegTech Network announced the admission of the Fintech Association of Malaysia as its first new member since the Network was established by the RegTech committees of the fintech associations of Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore…

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A Delegation from Agricultural Bank of China Visit Singapore FinTech Association

By Editorial Staff / September 4, 2019

3rd September 2019 – Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) hosted a delegation from the Agricultural Bank of China at 80RR Fintech Hub SG and introduced some of SFA’s members to the delegation. Jordan Lo from IMTF – Excellence in RegTech Solutions, Sean Zhou from Bambu B2B Robo Advisor, Arto Valio Tan Yong Sheng & Jonathan Lee…

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Strong demand for FinTech Talent in Singapore: Singapore FinTech Association and PwC Singapore

By Editorial Staff / August 19, 2019

Signs of strong employment and minimal talent shortages within the local FinTech landscape Singapore, 19 August 2019 – Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) and PwC Singapore today jointly launched the FinTech Talent Survey 2019, which was undertaken to hear directly from the industry to better understand the issues faced by industry players with regard to shortfall…

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Industry Session for the Payment Services Act

By Editorial Staff / August 15, 2019

14 August 2019 – Singapore FinTech Association, Monetary Authority of Singapore, ACCESS Singapore Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Industry Association, and Linklater jointly organised “Industry Session for the Payment Services Act.” Over 200 people turned up for the session and gained insights from the following three sessions: First Session: Payment Services Act 101Linklaters will give an overview…

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