The Monetary Authority of Singapore has last week announced that the second Singapore Fintech Festival would take place in early November.
The Reserve Bank of India’s research wing would conduct a workshop to assist bank leaders to identify and manage cybercrime threats.
Collaboration around regulation in the form of industry partnerships was instrumental to the success of the Asian fintech ecosystem, according to KPMG.
London-based consultancy firm, Brand Finance, has released a global ranking report on the world’s most valuable technology brands, which included two Chinese fintechs in top ten positions.
Siam Commercial Bank would invest the equivalent of USD$1.1 billion in the acquisition of technology and the creation and development of digital infrastructure between 2017 and 2020.
IFM Investors has opened an office in Hong Kong after its successful procurement of a Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong license.
DBS Bank has opened an innovation space in Singapore for up to 100 people as part of its digital transformation agenda and to coincide with Singapore Fintech Week.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore and the Government of Andhra Pradesh have signed a fintech co-operation agreement to promote innovation in financial services across their respective markets.
Global investment manager, Standard Life Investments, has appointed a new investment director specialising in emerging market debt.
Statistics published this week by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority show that debit card use is on the rise, despite the growing amount of digital alternatives.