THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) has led a US$53 million growth equity financing round in Trumid, a New York-based startup that runs an electronic corporate bond trading platform.

THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) has led a US$53 million growth equity financing round in Trumid, a New York-based startup that runs an electronic corporate bond trading platform.

SOUTH African fintech firm JUMO has raised US$52 million in its latest funding round led by Goldman Sachs, which joins as a new investor.

HOCK LOCK SIEW

THERE are no signs of real haste from global regulators in keeping financial technology (fintech) firms in further check. Yet, it may be time for regulators here to expand their supervisory scope, as...

OCBC Bank has piloted two artificial intelligence (AI) focused financial technology solutions aimed at beefing up internal controls to safeguard the interests of customers and shareholders, it said...

BLOCKCHAIN is the buzzword of the moment. Despite some negative associations with certain cryptocurrencies, the technology is praised by experts and visionaries who see its potential to revolutionise...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

THE last few years has witnessed the propagation of a plethora of terms such as artificial intelligence (AI), big data, robo-advisory, blockchain, cryptocurrency, insuretech, investtech, cloud...

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) have signed an agreement that paves the way for each party to refer fintech companies to the other, as well...

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) have signed an agreement that paves the way for each party to refer fintech companies to the other, as well...

COMMENTARY

RECENT research by the Economist Intelligence Unit has uncovered significant issues in the way multinational firms manage the ethical performance of their supply chains. With less than a third of...