Capital Markets Insights

6 Critical Takeaways from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Fintech Festival

6 Critical Takeaways from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Fintech Festival

Dec 15, 2016

After coming back from experiencing the amazing Singapore FinTech Festival organized by MAS (Central Bank of Singapore), we have been able to sit back and think about some of the great developments occurring in Singapore and SE Asia’s fintech scene.

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Australia & Kenya regulators partner up for fintech development

Australia & Kenya regulators partner up for fintech development

Nov 1, 2016

Discussion of cross-border technology concerns is agreed upon by both jurisdictions.

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Katipult named Canada’s most innovative Fintech company

Katipult named Canada’s most innovative Fintech company

Oct 27, 2016

Canada’s technology sector can proudly speak of a number of homegrown giants disrupting online sectors from social media management (Hootsuite), to web browsing (Mozilla Firefox), ecommerce (Shopify), and also workplace chat (Slack). Katipult is looking to be placed amongst these names as the dominant Canadian player in Financial Technology (Fintech).

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Katipult & Mangopay Partner on Bespoke P2P Lending Solution for UK Market

Katipult & Mangopay Partner on Bespoke P2P Lending Solution for UK Market

Oct 18, 2016

  • The Canadian company Katipult launches its bespoke P2P lending software in the UK.
  • It partners with the innovative payments company MANGOPAY in order to bring a comprehensive and compliant P2P lending solution to the UK market.

London, October 19th, 2016. Katipult is pleased to announce its partnership with MANGOPAY to bring a disruptive lending solution to the UK market. As lending platforms are flourishing, the need to have a secure and flexible transaction environment to manage the incoming and outgoing payment flows is crucial. That’s why Katipult created a powerful P2P lending software which facilitates the entire investment process from marketing and distribution through to investor tax reporting.

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Japan banks set to pour hundreds of millions into Fintech startups.

Japan banks set to pour hundreds of millions into Fintech startups.

Oct 5, 2016

The abolition of a law that prevented banks from owning more than 5% of technology companies in Japan is set to open the investment floodgates into financial technology (fintech).

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Platform of the Month - Realty Africa

Platform of the Month - Realty Africa

Sep 14, 2016

Company Name: Realty Africa

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Hong Kong to Launch “Sandbox” To Facilitate Fintech Development

Hong Kong to Launch “Sandbox” To Facilitate Fintech Development

Sep 12, 2016

A major announcement was unveiled at The Treasury Markets Summit 2016, jointly organized by the  Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the Treasury Markets Association (TMA) on September 6th, 2016.  Two initiatives including a Fintech Innovation Hub and Fintech Supervisory Sandbox, effective immediately, will be launched for financial technology innovation in the banking sector to ensure the city doesn’t lose ground to regional rivals including Singapore and Tokyo.

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Platform of the Month - Intro Crowd

Platform of the Month - Intro Crowd

Aug 15, 2016

Company Name: Intro Crowd

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