Temasek, UOB commit a further US$200m to venture debt firm InnoVen

ASIA venture debt firm InnoVen Capital has secured US$200 million of additional capital commitment from shareholders Temasek and United Overseas Bank (UOB) as it steps up its pursuit of startups...

UOB to help SMEs build e-commerce websites by tapping Shopmatic's digital solutions

SINGAPORE - United Overseas Bank (UOB) is integrating the digital solutions of e-commerce solutions provider Shopmatic, into its suite of cloud-based business solutions "UOB BizSmart" to help...

Digitalisation push puts Singapore banks in hiring mode

THE axe may be falling on investment banking staff across the globe, but there're plenty of jobs still unfilled in Singapore banks - you just need to know where to look.

UOB CEO's pay for 2018 rises 12% to $10.56m

SINGAPORE - United Overseas Bank (UOB) chief executive Wee Ee Cheong was paid $10.56 million in 2018, up 12 per cent from the $9.4 million he got in 2017.

UOB crowdfunding partner OurCrowd hits US$1b in fundraising in six years

OURCROWD, an Israel-based equity crowdfunding platform that counts UOB as its equity partner, has raised a total of US$1 billion for 170 companies and 18 funds in six years.

UOB-backed business accelerator forays into Thailand, eyes helping SMEs digitalise

SINGAPORE business accelerator The FinLab has ventured into Thailand and is ready to fork out at least 10 million baht (S$425,900) on Thai small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to help them go...

What's in high demand on Qoo10? Ladders

STARTED in 2010 with a team of about 10 employees in Singapore, Qoo10 began by selling baby products and clothes, taking the cue from the many baby-related blogshops at that time.

UOB, OctoRocket tie up to provide SME loans across Asean

UNITED Overseas Bank (UOB) and OctoRocket.asia have signed a memorandum of understanding to enable small businesses in South-east Asia to quickly apply for financing through OctoRocket's platform.

UOB's TMRW banking to beat today's competition

UNITED Overseas Bank (UOB) will stake its claim in the digital banking space in Asean, by being the first foreign bank in Thailand to launch a mobile-only bank that is aimed at millennials.

UOB, Grab kick-start partnership with digital initiatives, customer benefits

RIDE-HAILING giant Grab will now offer UOB Cards privileges directly on its mobile app. This is the first in a series of digital initiatives that UOB and Grab will bring to market this year, as part...