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SGX CEO Dishes on Company’s Future

December 30, 2019

I give a lot to our government. I think it’s a government that promotes very efficient business environment. It is also a country that is well connected, whether by earnings or even by free trade agreements, and also one of the few AAA countries left, and the only in Asia

Singapore’s Financial Sector Wraps Up Two-day Exercise to Strengthen Business and Operational Resilience against Cyber Threats

November 28, 2019

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) jointly conducted a cyber-themed business continuity exercise to strengthen the financial sector’s resilience to cyber-attacks and …

BondEvalue to Launch Blockchain-Based Bond Exchange

November 6, 2019

The Singapore-based firm has been approved to enter the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s (MAS) Sandbox Express to launch a blockchain-based bond exchange that reduces the minimum investment amount of bonds to US$1,000 via BondbloX – a fraction of a conventional US$200,000 bond wherein each BondbloX has a denomination of US$1,000.

MAS and CBIRC Enhance Supervisory Cooperation and Cross-Border Regulatory Oversight

October 25, 2019

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC) today reaffirmed their commitment to deepen supervisory cooperation. MAS’ Deputy Managing Director Mr Ong Chong Tee and CBIRC’s Vice Chairman Mr Liang Tao signed the CBIRC-MAS Supervisory Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enhance supervisory cooperation and facilitate exchange of information between MAS and CBIRC in the areas of banking and insurance supervision and crisis management.