MAS, Deloitte team up to create industry-wide FinTech research platform

The aim of the platform is to help investors and financial institutions connect with FinTech​ start-ups that they can partner with or...


MAS successfully develops blockchain for multi-currency payments

The novel platform has the potential to improve cost efficiencies for businesses.


Singapore eases monetary policy for the first time since 2016

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) eased monetary policy for the first time in three years on Monday, October 14.


New guidelines to strengthen cybersecurity in Singapore’s financial industry

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued a set of legally binding requirements to raise the standards and strengthen the cyber...


Singapore Central Bank chief Ravi Menon’s term extended for two years

The term of Ravi Menon as the managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has been extended for two more years.

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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...

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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.


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...