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Platform draws 380 investors to Asean enterprises

A new deal-making platform set up ahead of next month's fintech festival has attracted 380 investors with indicated aims of investing up to US$6.2 billion (S$8.5 billion) in the region next year,...

Ban on lending by e-wallet firms will benefit local banks: Moody's

Local banks will benefit from the impending move by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to bar larger electronic wallet operators from lending their wallet funds, according to Moody's, a...

MAS move to bar e-wallet operators from lending will benefit local banks: Moody's

SINGAPORE - Local banks will benefit from the impending move by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to bar larger electronic wallet operators from lending their wallet funds, according to...

Singapore's economic growth to remain steady in 2018 despite rising trade friction: MAS chief Ravi Menon

SINGAPORE's economy should continue to expand in 2018 although protectionism risks have risen, said Ravi Menon, Monetary Authority of Singapore managing director.

Singapore's economic outlook for 2018 remains positive despite global trade risks: MAS

The Monetary Authority of Singapore said the trade-related sectors will anchor growth, with global final demand expected to stay firm in 2018.

MAS expected to tighten monetary policy in April: poll

[SINGAPORE] Singapore's central bank is expected to tighten monetary policy in April for the first time in six years, with economic growth solid and the labour market showing signs of improvement, a...

Nets islandwide disruption on Feb 2 due to 'human error during system maintenance'

Nets said such an error should not have occurred and apologised to all consumers and merchants who were inconvenienced by the disruption.

Machines in Singapore sold out of bitcoin as prices drop below US$10k

Bitcoin machines at Ducatus Cafe in Robinson Road and Tiong Bahru Plaza were sold out of the cryptocurrency on Thursday as enthusiasts piled in when prices fell more than 23 per cent this week....

Singapore bank lending up 0.6% in November: MAS

BANK lending in Singapore rose 0.6 per cent in November from the previous month, preliminary data from the Monetary Authority of Singapore on Friday showed.

IMDA, MAS to push career development of fintech professionals

THE Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Nov 16 signed a Memorandum of Intent (MOI) under the TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA) FinTech...