Capital for ASEAN enterprises
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-operaton.
The Global Trade Connectivity Network (GTCN) is a cross-border Distributed Ledger Technology (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.
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.
A collaborative AI-driven global solutions hub to foster SME digitalization.
Understand more about MAS’ payment initiatives like SGQR, FAST, PayNow and UPOS.
MAS and the Central Bank of Kenya have inked a FinTech Cooperation Agreement to support digital infrastructure development in Kenya. The two central banks will collaborate to develop basic digital infrastructure services for Kenya, including identity, data and Know-Your-Customer utility, based on a set of common standards.
MAS announced that it will issue up to five new digital bank licences. This is in addition to any digital banks that the Singapore banking groups may also establish under the existing internet banking framework introduced in 2000. MAS’ move extends digital bank licences to non-bank players.
Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Senior Minister and Chairman, MAS, announced MAS' decision to award digital bank licences and sets out the admission criteria and regulatory expectations. MAS welcomes digital banks with innovative business models that can add diversity and choice to our banking system.
MAS, Enterprise Singapore and the National Research Foundation announced that the Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF) and the Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology (SWITCH) would come together as SFF x SWITCH to synergise across the themes of FinTech and Deep Tech. SFF x SWITCH will run from 11 to 15 November 2019.
Mr Peter Ong, Chairman of Enterprise Singapore and MAS' Board Member, touched on innovation and enterprise in Singapore, and the collaboration between MAS and Enterprise Singapore on "Deal Fridays", a component of the Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF) x Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology (SWITCH) 2019.