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Financial Services Industry Transformation Map
In Budget 2016, the Government launched the Industry Transformation Maps (ITMs), which drive transformation at the company, industry and economy-wide levels. The outlines our growth strategies by business lines, programmes for upgrading skills, and an agenda for continuous innovation and technology adoption.
Grants for Innovation
Get funding on proof-of-concepts, hiring, business development and more.
World's first open architecture platform for financial institutions to easily discover FinTechs, quickly design prototypes and rapidly deploy solutions.
Protect your intellectual property faster through the FinTech Fast Track Initiative, Patent Prosecution Highway and ASEAN Patent Examination Co-operation.
The Global Trade Connectivity Network (GTCN) is a cross-border DLT project to digitalise trade and trade finance.
An industry collaboration exploring the use of Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) for Central Bank Digital Currency.
Singapore FinTech Festival
The world's largest FinTech festival for the global FinTech community to connect, collaborate and co-create.
Sandbox relaxes specific regulatory requirements to enable live experiments of innovation within boundaries.
Business sans Borders
A collaborative AI-driven global solutions hub to foster SME digitalization.
Understand more about MAS' payment initiatives like SGQR, FAST, PayNow and UPOS.
MAS works with Tripartite partners to build a sustainable pipeline of professionals and leaders in the financial sector. Financial institutions can get support for hiring and training as well as support for workforce transformation, while finance professionals can tap on funding for skill and career development.
MAS has revoked the Capital Markets Services (CMS) Licence of CT Bright Investment Pte. Ltd. (CTBI) with effect from 9 December 2019.
MAS announced the renewal of the Bilateral Local Currency Swap Arrangement with the Bank of Japan for another three years.
Singapore, 25 November 2019…Mr Joseph Chai Ming Leong (Mr Chai) was today convicted and sentenced to 4 weeks’ imprisonment for furnishing a false statement to Singapore Exchange Derivatives Trading Limited (SGX-DT). His conviction was a result of a joint investigation conducted by the Monetary Authority of Singapore and...
This consultation sets out MAS' proposed regulatory approach under the Securities and Futures Act for derivatives contracts that reference payment tokens (e.g. Bitcoin) as underlying assets.
- Consultation number:
- Start date:
- 20 November 2019
- Closing date:
- 20 December 2019
The Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF) and the Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology (SWITCH) concluded its combined week-long event on 15 November 2019, which attracted more than 60,000 participants from 140 countries. SFF x SWITCH will return next year from 9 to 13 November 2020.