Financial Services

Insurtech Surer clinches US$1m seed funding

The startup was launched in September last year.
1 day ago

OCBC launches one-stop travel site ahead of Singapore’s re-opening

Also included with the launch is a credit card focusing on travel.
2 days ago

Singapore clinches 10th spot as most crypto aware country

The country also topped in searches involving cryptocurrency.
3 days ago

What makes Futu SG’s community-centric approach to financial literacy work?

A digital-first environment is one of the key ways to promoting financial literacy.
4 days ago

Singapore can be a progressive haven for global crypto businesses

The crypto landscape in Singapore has never been more action-packed.

Singapore's virtual bank account ownership to soar 30% by 2026

The figure is equivalent to 1,510,495 adults in Singapore.

UOB, ADDX digitise S$50m of Sembcorp’s sustainability-linked bond

They made use of blockchain and smart contact technology to achieve this.

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

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

Moneysense kicks off campaign to promote financial resilience

A seminar will be held from 20 October to 8 December.

ESG launches enhanced green financing scheme

This provides 70% risk-sharing to support lending by partner FIs.

DBS, NTU launch program to help SMEs expand to APAC

About 30 SMEs are expected to participate in the first run of the ELT.

MAS, Singapore banks build digital platform against money laundering

This will allow sharing of customer and transaction data on money laundering cases.

Singpost to adopt cashless payment for GST and duties on overseas items

The company will no longer collect cash-on-delivery of GST liable items.

Three initiatives to expand SG’s green finance ecosystem

There is a huge opportunity in the market for voluntary carbon credits.

Independent Reserve gets crypto licence from MAS

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