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MAS to tighten policy again 2022 - Fitch

Risks, however, are present with the financial troubles faced by the real estate sector in China. 
4 days ago

MAS to tighten policy again 2022 - Fitch

Risks, however, are present with the financial troubles faced by the real estate sector in China. 
4 days ago

MAS tightens monetary policy

This is to ensure price stability over the medium term. 
5 days ago

October not yet the time for monetary policy tightening - HSBC

The report expects MAS to keep its current policy. 

Banking sector’s loan exposure to Evergrande ‘insignificant’: MAS

Direct exposures to China’s property sector are less than 1% of non-bank loans. 

High time for MAS to amplify investigative powers: law firms

The proposed amendment will strengthen MAS’ power in multiple acts.

Independent Reserve gets crypto licence from MAS

It is one of the first virtual asset service providers to obtain full licensure approval.

MAS grants DBS brokerage arm crypto licence

The monetary authority also granted one to an Australian firm.

SGD NEER likely to be supported in MAS’ MPS - HSBC

The policy is expected to normalize in April 2022. 

SG, Thailand launch SGX-SET Depository Receipts Linkage

This would increase the opportunities for cross-border investments.

MAS reveals 15 Global CBDC Challenge finalists

They will present their innovations at the Demo Day during the Singapore FinTech Festival in November.

Core inflation eased to 0.6% in June

Inflation for all items meanwhile remained unchanged at 2.4% YoY.

MAS, SFA open applications for 2021 FinTech Awards

The deadline for submissions is on 31 August.

MAS extends support facility for SMEs

The extension is from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.

MAS seeks enhancement of investigative powers 

This includes the power for MAS to enter premises without prior notice or a court warrant.

Regulatory bodies extends online dissemination of rights issue and take-over documents 

The temporary measure will continue to be in place until revoked or amended.