Technology Group

The Technology Group brings together expertise in data analytics, information technology and cybersecurity to support MAS as a digitally enabled and secure organisation and strengthen the supervision of technology risks in the financial sector. 

Our Departments

Data and Technology Architecture Department

The Data and Technology Architecture Department (DTA) develops enterprise architecture and platforms for collaboration and data flows, and provides engineering technology support for MAS' digital transformation. The department is also responsible for the formulation and administration of MAS' internal cybersecurity risk management measures.

Information Technology Department

The Information Technology Department promotes the strategic use of technology and provides IT services to the organisation.

The department also manages two nation-wide financial networks, namely the MASNET and the MAS Electronic Payment System (MEPS). The networks provide the infrastructure for efficient electronic communication and collaboration in the financial sector, and minimize payment risks for Singapore's banking system, respectively.

The department also oversees the project management and administration of our national payment system, MAS Electronic Payment System (MEPS+), as well as the Singapore Clearing House Association and Automated Clearing House. In addition, it drives payment initiatives to promote the adoption of e-payments in Singapore.

Technology and Cyber Risk Supervision Department

The Technology and Cyber Risk Supervision Department (“TCRD”) formulates technology risk management and cybersecurity strategy as well as policies for the financial sector, performs cyber surveillance to maintain situational awareness over the latest cyber threats.  The department supervises financial institutions' technology risk management and business continuity management practices to maintain the reliability, security and resilience of their systems and services. It is also responsible for the review of MAS’ internal cybersecurity risk management measures.