A vibrant city-state located in the heart of Asia, Singapore offers global investors unparalleled access to global markets. Strategically located to serve Asia Pacific, one of the world’s fastest-growing regions, Singapore’s well-established business infrastructure, global connectivity and trade linkages enable investors to access the approximately 4 billion strong Asian market within a radius of 7 hours’ flight time.
Singapore continues to be well-regarded as a triple-A rated economy with strong growth potential, a sound and stable location for business expansion as well as for investments.
Over 200 banks have presence in Singapore and a growing number have chosen to base their operational headquarters here to service their regional group activities.
Singapore’s deep and liquid capital markets are a key source of funding for the region’s growth and development. Learn more about Singapore’s Debt and Equity Capital Markets, Foreign Exchange and REITS and Business Trust Frameworks and their roles in facilitating growth in the region.
Wealth Management and Insurance
Singapore is recognized as a premier wealth management hub offering investors direct access to a plethora of regional and global investment opportunities. Singapore’s robust and transparent legal framework coupled with its economic and political stability provides the ideal location for wealth managers to tap asset gathering opportunities in the region. As the leading insurance marketplace in Asia, Singapore also plays host to a vibrant ecosystem of life and general insurers, reinsurers, captives, intermediaries and ancillary service providers.
Regional Gateway for RMB
With the appointment of an RMB clearing bank in Singapore, financial institutions in Singapore and the region will be able to play a greater role in intermediating the growing trade and investment flows between China and the rest of the world.