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Banking Technology magazine covers developments in financial systems and IT, including comment and analysis on payment and trading systems, ...

  • Singapore's @MAS_sg and @UNCDF team up for ASEAN #FinancialInclusion:

    Singapore regulator and UN team up for ASEAN financial inclusion

    bankingtech.com 19 Apr '17, 8am

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) have teamed up to improve access to digital financial services in the ASEAN region. The partnership is under the ongoing UNCDF’s Shift (Shaping Inclusive Finance Transformations) programm...

  • Bahrain looks to Singapore for #fintech fortune:

    Bahrain looks to Singapore for fintech fortune

    bankingtech.com 31 Mar '17, 2pm

    The kingdom of Bahrain is looking to Singapore’s success as it tries to boost its fintech fortunes with a new ecosystem and regulatory framework. The Bahrain Economic Development Board (BEDB), Singapore Fintech Consortium (SFC) and Dubai-based asset management firm Trucial Investment ...

  • Singapore and France boost #fintech ties:

    Singapore and France boost fintech ties

    bankingtech.com 28 Mar '17, 11am

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has signed agreements with France’s Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Résolution (ACPR) and the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) to enhance fintech co-operation between both countries. ACPR is responsible for supervising the banking a...

  • Singapore and Japan set up fintech framework

    bankingtech.com 14 Mar '17, 1pm

    The Financial Services Agency of Japan (JFSA) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) have established a co-operation framework for fintech links between both countries. The framework enables MAS and JFSA to refer fintech companies in their countries to each other’s markets. It ...

  • Abu Dhabi and Singapore sign up for fintech innovation

    bankingtech.com 08 Mar '17, 11am

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) have signed a co-operation agreement to help fintech entrepreneurs and support innovation in financial services in Singapore and Abu Dhabi. The agreement establishes a framework for both regulators to assist ...

  • IOB Singapore seeks new #regtech system and vendor:

    IOB Singapore looks for new regtech system and vendor

    bankingtech.com 14 Mar '17, 12am

    IOB Singapore in regtech system selection IOB Singapore, a subsidiary of Indian Overseas Bank, is looking to modernise its regulatory reporting tech. The bank issued an RFP to this effect, which has recently closed. The new regtech solution will interface to the bank’s existing system...

  • Data gets greater with new Singapore group

    bankingtech.com 14 Feb '17, 10am

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has set up a new Data Analytics Group (DAG) with effect from 15 March 2017 as it looks to improve the financial sector and digital economy. DAG will use data analytics for insights, “enhance the supervision” of financial institutions, make reg...

  • IAG to launch #insurtech hub in Singapore:

    IAG to launch insurtech hub in Singapore

    bankingtech.com 17 Feb '17, 4pm

    Insurance Australia Group (IAG) is looking to build an insurtech hub in Singapore. The new unit, Firemark Labs, will act as an incubator for IAG and help teamwork between start-ups and research and tech partners for new products and services across Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Jul...