Tag: Singapore

Banking Tech, LendTech

Challenger bank Tonik acquires paytech firm TendoPay

December 7, 2022

Via: FinTech Futures

Through the acquisition, Tonik aims to augment its lending portfolio and integrate payroll-enabled financial services into its operations. Launched in 2019, TendoPay offers services including virtual cards, prepaid health insurance cards, 0% interest purchasing loans, emergency cash loans, a personal […]

Invest tech, RegTech

FTX collapse put the Singapore government in a parliamentary hot seat

November 28, 2022

Via: Cointelegraph

The collapse of the now-bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange FTX has put the Singapore prime minister and the ruling government in a hot seat. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Deputy Prime Minister Lawrence Wong are set to face grilling questions for […]

Invest tech, RegTech

Hong Kong, Singapore Sees Diverging Approaches to Retail Crypto Trading

October 28, 2022

Via: Blockchain News

Hong Kong is planning to shift to a friendlier approach towards cryptocurrencies starting next year, according to a Bloomberg report, while neighbouring Singapore is planning to impose fresh restrictions on consumers. People familiar with the matter, who asked to remain […]

Invest tech, RegTech

Singapore central bank proposes measures on crypto trading, stablecoin

October 26, 2022


Singapore’s central bank has put forward proposals for new regulatory measures on cryptocurrency trading and stablecoins, in a bid to reduce the risk of consumer harm from the volatility of the industry. The measures published in two consultation papers on […]