Asia Financial Services News

Asia Financial Services News

  • FST Media
  • 27 September 2023
Singapore banking giant Standard Chartered (SC) has announced a strategic partnership with local fintech Starfish Digital that will enable the bank’s corporate clients to “seamlessly connect” multiple sources of cash management data within a single platform. Through API connectors, SC’s...
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  • Patrick Buncsi
  • 25 September 2023
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has unveiled its inaugural list of D-SIIs – or Domestically Systemically Important Insurers – in the city-state, with the four insurers to be subject to additional supervisory measures as part of a new regulatory...
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 20 September 2023
Current MAS Managing Director, Ravi Menon, has announced his retirement from the Singapore Public Service and his duties at the MAS.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 20 September 2023
Wipro and ServiceNow have released a joint solution that integrates organisations' risk, compliance and security frameworks.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 30 August 2023
Mastercard announced its cardholders can link their cards to WeChat Pay, the mobile payment service offered as part of WeChat.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 30 August 2023
The HKMA unveiled its Fintech Promotion Roadmap, as part of its Fintech 2025 strategy and ‘All banks go Fintech’ initiative announced in 2021.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 30 August 2023
Alternative payment methods are catching up to traditional payment cards as the preferred method of payment in Singapore.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 30 August 2023
Cebuana Lhuillier Bank has selected banking software services provider, Temenos, to increase the efficiency of its core banking platform.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 August 2023
The State Bank of Vietnam has become the sixth participant in the Regional Payment Connectivity (RPC) initiative, first announced in 2022.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 August 2023
The MAS has pledged SGD$150 million over three years to support projects driving innovation within the region under its fintech scheme.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 July 2023
DBS was named the World’s Best Bank for Corporate Responsibility and Asia’s Best Bank for Wealth Management at the Euromoney Awards 2023.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 July 2023
Mastercard and DTS Corporation have partnered to bring new cybersecurity and digital fraud detection solutions to the Japanese market.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 July 2023
Vietcombank Remittance has inked a deal with Australian firm, EzyRemit, to enhance the bank’s international money transfer capabilities.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 July 2023
An MoU between the MAS and the NBC is set to kickstart collaboration on digital infrastructure to support cross-border trade for SMEs.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 July 2023
The FS-ISAC and the CSA have signed an MoU to continue collaboration on information sharing and financial services cyber practices.
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