Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)

Fintech

Bank for International Settlements sets up innovation hub centre in Singapore

SINGAPORE (July 1): The Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the Basel, Switzerland-based institution, which watches over global financial stability, has selected Singapore as one of the locat

Currencies

Stubbornly strong Singapore dollar signals new inflation battle

(Aug 28): Singapore’s dollar is approaching the upper boundary of its trading band as speculation mounts that the central bank will boost the exchange rate for a second time this year to combat inf

Singapore economy

Analysts raise Singapore 3Q GDP view, but 2017 outlook steady: MAS

SINGAPORE (Sept 6): Economists have raised their forecasts for Singapore's economic growth in the third quarter, with manufacturing activity likely to remain solid after a strong first half, a cent

MAS shifts focus to jobs, skills amid tech disruption

SINGAPORE (June 29): Worried that machines are about to steal your jobs?

Chinese backers planning Singapore's third derivatives exchange

SINGAPORE (April13): Singapore may be set to get a third derivatives exchange, this time backed by China.

Singapore skyline,

How Singapore’s not-really-rich have been burned by Swiber bonds

SINGAPORE (Sept 20): When Elaine Tham signed an “accredited investor” form with her bank in Singapore two years ago, she took a fateful step toward losing all the money she had set aside for her ch

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