LATEST FINTECH NEWS

innovfest unbound – fintech360

By Editorial Staff / May 4, 2017

The Singapore Fintech Association and unbound co-organised the fintech360 satellite event in the innovfest unbound 2017, to bring together the fintech ecosystem, build relationships, share knowledge, and create business opportunities. The multi-format fintech360 brought coverage across the brave new world of money, featuring deep dives into key areas of disruption and spotlights for the most…

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Opportunities in Switzerland for Start-ups

By Editorial Staff / April 13, 2017

In collaboration with the Embassy of Switzerland in Singapore, SFA would like to highlight a couple of opportunities in Switzerland for Start-ups: –       Kickstart Accelerator, an initiative by digitalswitzerland, a cross-industry association with strong backing from industry leaders, which aims at making Switzerland a leading digital innovation hub in Europe. It is also one of…

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Complimentary Exhibition Space at ASEAN Bankers Association Event

By Editorial Staff / April 12, 2017

Dear Representative, SFA Member Companies There is an ASEAN Bankers Association (ABA) FinTech event in the evening of 26 Apr 2017, Jakarta. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) would like to extend an invitation to FinTech companies to exhibit at the FinTech event (priority given for blockchain-related solutions). The event will be attended by about…

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innovfest unbound – SFA Members will get 2 complimentary tickets (worth S$900)

By Editorial Staff / April 5, 2017

SFA Members will get 2 complimentary tickets each worth S$900! Click here to register your interest. innovfest unbound is Southeast Asia’s most exciting innovation festival. This year, 8,000 global attendees will come together to celebrate innovation at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. innovfest unbound introduces fintech360 – a fintech event like no other. The multi-format event will…

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“Blockchain for Capital Markets” on U Startup Day

By Editorial Staff / March 30, 2017

U Startup, which aims to provide the start-up community with a network of talent, industry leaders and potential partners, was officially launched on 30 March 2017, by the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC). Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) conducted a special workshop on “Blockchain for Capital Markets”, on the day of the launch itself, to enable…

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MOU with NTUC U Associates and e2i

By Editorial Staff / March 12, 2017

SFA signed MOU with NTUC’s U Associate and e2i, together with seven other associations such as Association of Crypto-Currency Enterprises and Start-Ups Singapore, Institute of Parks and Recreation Singapore, Internet Society, Nanyang Technological University School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Alumni Association, Singapore FinTech Association, Singapore Institute of Aerospace Engineers and TechSociety Group. By joining…

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Poly Students Visa Innovation Lab Crawl

By Editorial Staff / March 10, 2017

This is the inaugural lab crawl as part of our partnership with the polytechnics and Visa. By visiting the labs, students will get to experience how innovative technology is being experimented and applied in a financial institution in their products and processes, hence enhancing the students’ understanding. In this event, the students learned about the…

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SME Talent Programme (STP) for Startups

By Editorial Staff / March 9, 2017

Looking for Talents? Fintech Startups can leverage SME Talent Programme for funding support to attract students from the Institute of Technical Education (ITE), Polytechnics and Universities. ACE Ltd is the appointed partner of SPRING Singapore to facilitate startups’ demand for talent with the supply from institutes of higher learning through internships. Eligible start-ups can be…

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Blockchain Bootcamp @ Singapore Polytechnic

By Editorial Staff / March 7, 2017

Singapore, 7th March 2017 – In the spirit of encouraging fintech education in Singapore, Singapore Polytechnic co-organised a Blockchain Bootcamp together with the Singapore Fintech Association (SFA). Attended by over 50 students and lecturers from other schools, the bootcamp covered Blockchain 101, group activity on apply blockchain to Capital Market use cases as well as…

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Legal Office Hours 2017

By Editorial Staff / March 2, 2017

MAS and SFA are piloting an “Office Hours” programme. The programme is a platform for start-ups to connect and consult one-on-one with industry partners (e.g. law firms, business consultants, corporates, etc). The first pilot will be the ‘Legal Office Hours” programme for start-ups. This would be a good opportunity reduce the entry barrier for start-ups…

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