LATTICE80, the World’s Largest Fintech Hub, Expands to India

SINGAPORE & ANDHRA PRADESH, March 10, 2017 — Marvelstone Group, the private investment group behind the world’s largest fintech hub LATTICE80, has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Government of Andhra Pradesh in India to open the first LATTICE80 location outside of Singapore. LATTICE80 Vizag will be located in Fintech Valley Vizag’s Fintech Tower. As the largest city in […]

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Australia’s ASIC and Singapore’s MAS to collaborate on FinTech regulations

The Australian Securities Investments Commission (ASIC) is in discussion with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on an agreement to ensure that regulations do not interfere with the innovation and development in fintech . Due to the fast-growing nature of the fintech segment as well as Bitcoin, it is to no surprise that financial regulators are paying closer attention to […]

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Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) Regulates Payments Systems

The Hong Kong Legislative Council passed the Payments System and Stored Value Facilities (SVF) Ordinance and has since come into effect on 13 November. Under this ordinance, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) will be regulating all multi-purpose SVF (MPSVF), which are basically device or non-devices based SVF that allows the use of cards or devices to pay for goods and […]

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Panel: Leading Fintech Trends in Asia

This article is part of a series of questions and answers discussed by our panelists during the Fintech Asia Forum in Jakarta on 10 November. As the media partner of Fintech Asia Forum Jakarta, we have been privileged to hear the different opinions of our panelists and understanding the leading fintech trends in Asia. This has provided us with a […]

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Asia-Pacific Fintech Investments to Quadruple in 2015

By Michelle Chin 6 November 2015 Accenture released its report on Fintech investments in Asia-Pacific at the FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific’s second annual Investor Day event in Hong Kong. According to the report, investments in the Asia-Pacific fintech space saw a 4-fold jump in just nine months in 2015 to $3.5 billion compared to the $880 million worth of investments […]

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