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  • Axis Bank uses Ripple to open new payment corridors between the UAE and Singapore

    Axis Bank uses Ripple to open new payment corridors between the UAE...

    finextra.com 22 Nov '17, 4pm

    For Standard Chartered and Axis Bank, Ripple's enterprise blockchain platform is being used to unlock the $15 billion trade corridor between India and Singapore, promising fast and frictionless payments for buyers and suppliers. Gautam Jain, global head of digitisation and client acce...

  • Singapore and Philippines ink fintech agreement

    finextra.com 16 Nov '17, 4pm

    Singapore and Philippines ink fintech agreement 4 hours ago | 1159 views | 0 Source: Monetary Authority of Singapore The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today signed a FinTech Co-operation Agreement (CA) to promote innovation in financia...

  • Singapore central bank open sources blockchain prototypes

    Singapore central bank open sources blockchain prototypes

    finextra.com 14 Nov '17, 11am

    First unveiled in November, Project Ubin is a MAS-led initiative to see how DLT can be used for the clearing and settlement of payments and securities, specifically the use of a tokenised form of the Singapore dollar on a distributed ledger. In a feedback report released in October, t...

  • Lithuania and Singapore forge fintech pact

    finextra.com 15 Nov '17, 2pm

    The Republic of Lithuania's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Linas Linkevicius, witnessed the signing at the festival in a session hosted by the Lithuanian delegation to Singapore. Organised by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the Singapore FinTech Festival provides a platform f...

  • Singapore offers $20m grant for banks' AI and data projects

    finextra.com 15 Nov '17, 11am

    The scheme was officially presented by Ravi Menon, managing director of The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) at the Singapore FinTech Festival, a state-sponsored event that purports to be the world's biggest fintech gathering with over 25,000 visitors expected over the course of ...

  • Singapore consortium claims breakthrough in DLT payments project

    finextra.com 05 Oct '17, 11pm

    First unveiled in November, Project Ubin is a MAS-led initiative to see how DLT can be used for the clearing and settlement of payments and securities, specifically the use of a tokenised form of the Singapore dollar on a distributed ledger. The work builds on a similar Bank of Canada...

  • Singapore and Thailand look to link e-payment schemes

    Singapore and Thailand look to link e-payment schemes

    finextra.com 05 Oct '17, 9am

    The initiative, which would be a first in the Asean region, is also being driven by the aggressive expansion of China-based e-payment providers such as WeChat and AliPay which are becoming more prevalent in both Singapore and Thailand, threatening the prospects of their own respective...

  • Singapore to develop common QR code for payments

    finextra.com 29 Aug '17, 2pm

    The country's new Payments Council has set up an industry task force made up of banks, payment schemes, QR service providers and government agencies to put together standardised specifications for the code by the end of the year. The council argues that QR codes offer a cheaper and le...

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