Types of Institutions
The successful development of Singapore’s financial sector has, over the years, been consistently underpinned by high standards of financial regulation and strict supervision. MAS seeks to establish sound regulation of a high standard that allows well-managed risk taking and innovation, and which emphasizes the stable and sustainable development of the financial services sector.
Singapore’s success as an international financial centre is premised on its robust supervisory framework and pro-business environment. These factors have attracted leading financial institutions and global investors to operate with confidence in Singapore.
Today, Singapore is home to over 1200 financial institutions offering a myriad of products and services across various asset classes. Find out more about the different types of institutions in the following sections or via the Financial Institution Directory