MAS transfers SGD45 billion to Singapore government from official foreign reserves

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) made the announcement today that it would be transferring SGD45 billion from the official foreign...


MAS unveils Year of the Boar coins in Singapore

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today unveiled the 2019 Year of the Boar Almanac coins, the third issue in the Singapore Fourth...


International experts discuss pros and cons of digital currencies

Leading international and local academics convened in Singapore discussed about how digital currencies will impact monetary policy and...


Five quick and easy ways to remit money back to India

It is right in the midst of Diwali season, and money transfers back to India are in full flow. With the large Indian population in Singapore...

Personal Finance

MAS warns against fraudulent emails impersonating the central bank

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued an advisory warning the public of fraudulent emails purportedly sent from the financial...


MAS warns of fraudulent website soliciting bitcoin investments

The fraudulent site asks readers to sign up for a Bitcoin account and requests for credit card or bank account details.


DFSA and MAS sign fintech agreement

In another step towards closer ties between Dubai and Singapore, the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) and Monetary Authority of...


MAS seeks people feedback on proposed Payment Services Bill

To seek feedback from the people of Singapore regarding the proposed Payment Services Bill, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has...


MAS joins hands with MIT to unlock technologies for Fintech players

To unlock advanced technologies in financial industry, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has joined hands with Massachusetts Institute...


New centre launched in Singapore to combat cybercrime across Asia-Pacific region

To combat the increasing threat of cybercrime and ramp up cyber information sharing in Asia-Pacific region, a new centre was launched in...


World’s largest FinTech festival starts in Singapore today

World’s largest FinTech Festival has started in Singapore today hosting more than 25,000 participants from over 100 countries. The...


Indian origin ex-OCBC employee banned by MAS for unauthorised trading

Former trading representative of OCBC Securities, Prem Hirubalan, has been banned by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) for...


MAS and ASBA sign FinTech MoU

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Association of Supervisors of Banks of the Americas (ASBA) today signed a Memorandum of...