MAS works closely with our partners to develop and promote Singapore as a regional and international financial centre. Find out about our strategies for developing the financial sector and the support we have for your financial institution.

Why Singapore

Singapore offers financial institutions a pro-business and cost-competitive environment, excellent infrastructure, and a highly skilled and cosmopolitan labour force. Find out what makes Singapore a leading global financial centre.

Financial Services Industry Transformation Map 2025

The refreshed Financial Services Industry Transformation Map (ITM) 2025 sets out MAS’ growth strategies to further strengthen Singapore’s position as a leading international financial centre in Asia. 

How MAS Supports You

Business Areas

MAS aims to make Singapore the leading global financial centre in Asia by developing key focus areas. Find out about the opportunities and plans that we have to grow your business areas.

FinTech & Innovation

The financial sector is an integral part of Singapore’s ambition to be a Smart Nation. Find out how MAS is creating a Smart Financial Centre through FinTech and Innovation here.

Set Up & Expansion

Financial institutions including startups can enjoy a range of MAS incentives and grants when setting up or expanding their operations in Singapore. Read about the support that is available for your business operations.

Skills & Talent Development

MAS works closely with tripartite partners to build a skilled and adaptable Singapore workforce in finance. Financial institutions can get support for hiring and training (1.62 MB) as well as support for workforce transformation, while finance professionals can tap on funding for skills and career development (393.9 KB).

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