HOCK LOCK SIEW

GIVEN the outsized interest from 21 digital banking aspirants looking to partake in Singapore's latest financial-sector shake-up, what are the incumbents to do?

CHINESE real estate developer and state-owned enterprise Greenland Group, through its investment arm Greenland Financial, has formed a consortium with partners including Chinese financing platform...

BT EXCLUSIVE: DIGITAL BANKS

CHINA-BASED Zall Smart Commerce Group is bidding for a digital wholesale bank licence in Singapore, joining a growing list of Chinese contenders in the digital banking scene.

BT INFOGRAPHICS

A NEW wave of digital banks is arriving on Asia's shores as regulators seek to transform the financial sector to become more diverse, innovative and competitive.

BT EXCLUSIVE: DIGITAL BANK

WITH the imminent arrival of digital banks seeking a bigger share of the personal finance market, local banks have been rejuvenating their offerings to tap this so-called "under-banked" segment....

TOPLINE

FINANCIAL house PhillipCapital wants to wade deeper into the small- and medium-sized enterprise (SME) space from its current largely retail clientele through its application for a wholesale bank...

DIGITAL BANKS

ONECONNECT, the fintech associate of China's Ping An Group, decided not to apply for a digital banking licence in Singapore after exploring the prospects, its chief executive for Asia-Pacific and...

BT EXCLUSIVE

HAVING enjoyed some lift in their business following relaxed financing rules in 2017, finance companies may have to brace for a tougher fight defending their turf in their core small and medium-...

DIGITAL BANKS

A CONSORTIUM led by the Singapore-headquartered Enigma Group has applied for a digital full bank licence in the Republic, with an eye on serving underbanked small-and-medium-sized enterprises (...

A CONSORTIUM led by Singapore-headquartered Enigma Group has applied for a digital full bank licence in the Republic, with the aim of serving the underbanked small-and-medium-sized enterprises (...