Disruption and Digitalisation

Disruption and Digitalisation

CIMB announces collaboration to provide e-supply chain financing solutions

SINGAPORE (Nov 15): CIMB Bank Singapore is collaborating e-procurement service provider SESAMi Holding and financing platform Capital Match to bring cost-effective e-supply chain financing solution

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Massage chair tycoon seeks Singapore bank license with partners

SINGAPORE (Nov 14): Ron Sim, founder of one of Asia’s largest massage chair makers, is in talks to partner with a unit of Temasek Holdings and other firms to bid for one of Singapore’s new virtual

Disruption and Digitalisation

At OCBC, banking is about lifestyle and digital transformation

SINGAPORE (Nov 11): These days, banks are no longer just providers of financial services. With smartphones and artificial intelligence (AI), banking apps know a lot more about their users.

Disruption and Digitalisation

Traders exploit 'infinite money cheat code' on e-trading platform that helped user turn US$4,000 into US$1 mil

(Nov 7): A glitch in the Robinhood Markets Inc. system is allowing users to trade stocks with excess borrowed funds, giving them access to what amounts to free money.

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Singapore hotels to use facial recognition to speed up check-ins

(Nov 7): Hotels in Singapore are trialling the use of facial-recognition technology to speed up guests’ check-in times and boost worker productivity in an initiative that’s linked up with the city-

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Enterprise Singapore links up with Synagie to spur SMEs' cross-border e-commerce growth

SINGAPORE (Nov 4): E-commerce solutions provider Synagie Corporation announced Monday it has been appointed as a partner by government agency Enterprise Singapore to help small- and medium-sized en

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Digital financial services worth $52 bil by 2025, but 'underbanked' challenges remain

SINGAPORE (Nov 4): The digital financial services industry in Southeast Asia is poised to triple in annual revenue generation by 2025 to reach an estimated US$38 billion ($52 billion), a new study

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OCBC builds new digital ecosystem to deliver better products and services to customers

SINGAPORE (Nov 4): As Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp grew to become a leading bank in Singapore and the region, it built a web of associate companies in other industries, including property, engineer

Disruption and Digitalisation

Digital financial services to generate $52 bil annually by 2025; 'underbanked' and 'unbanked' remain challenges

SINGAPORE (Oct 30): The digital financial services industry in Southeast Asia is poised to triple in annual revenue generation by 2025 to reach an estimated US$38 billion ($52 billion), a new study

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Singapore launches maritime portal, urges greater collective action to drive digitalisation, sustainability

SINGAPORE (Oct 30): The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has launched a one-stop digital portal for maritime regulatory and port services transactions, that is expected to save the sh

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