financial technology

Republic Poly launches fintech diploma to groom local talent

IN A bid to groom local fintech talent for the country's finance and banking sector, one polytechnic here is launching a new fintech diploma in the upcoming academic year starting in April.

MAS releases new guidelines on robo-adviser requirements

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has unveiled new guidelines on digital advisory services, where so-called "robo-advisers" give investment tips using automated tools with little to no human...

You need to find something you have passion for: Finesse Digital co-founder

It was simply about the sushi. As a young girl growing up in a three-generation household in 1980s Tokyo, Kayoko Francis spent a lot of time with her grandfather Shozo Yagi, a retiree-turned-stock...

Singapore startup Mesitis bags US$3m in Series A funding

HOMEGROWN fintech (financial technology) startup Mesitis, whose product Canopy is a personal financial data aggregation platform for high net worth individuals, has bagged US$3 million in Series A...