Credit Brief on Singapore SMEs Q2 2019

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This is a quarterly report jointly published by the CRI at the Risk Management Institute of National University of Singapore and Validus Capital. Read the full report [...]

Singapore fintechs plan hiring spree even as economy slows

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As published on NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW:  SINGAPORE (Nikkei Markets) -- Singapore's financial technology firms are looking to hire more people even as the broader banking and insurance [...]

Validus on Money FM 89.3

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As heard on Money FM : Economists have warned of a technical recession in Singapore, so what can we do to boost our economy? Key to this, [...]

P2P Lending vs Stocks vs REITs

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Analysing new investment opportunities in P2P lending. Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending is a relatively new investment opportunity for Singaporeans. As such, local investors may not realise its full [...]

Here's How Long-Term and Short-Term Investments Can Work For You

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The pros and cons of long and short term investments, and how they both can work for you.  Harry Markowitz, the 1990 Nobel Memorial Prize winner in [...]

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Great to be at the recent APIX-FinTech GrowthXcelerator, sharing insights on our fundraising experience and the importance of finding the right VC fit 🤝

#SGFinTech #FinTech #ASEANFinTech #AsiaFinTech #GlobalFinTech13th Sep 2019 – Singapore Fintech Association and AFIN / APIX: ASEAN Financial InnovationNetwork co-organised the APIX-FinTech GrowthXcelerator event, with support from Monetary Authority Of Singapore and venue sponsor 80RR Fintech Hub SG.

In this event, AFIN team shared more about the world's first global financial services marketplace and its value proposition, and gave a demonstration on the use of a platform. The panel discussion and Q&A session facilitated a better understanding of the audience.

Attendees also gained insights about how to overcome obstacles and pitfalls in fundraising from industry experts.

Special thanks to those who shares their valuable insights about the APIX platform: Sopnendu Mohanty, Manish Diwaan, Ivan Mortimer-Schutts, Mohit Mehrotra, Nilanshuk Haldar, Chia Hock Lai, Rebecca Martin, and Phyu Thinn Kaitlyn;

As well as expertise in fundraising for fintechs: Lara-May Drole, Claudia Teo, Christopher Aw, Prakhar Singh, Nikhilesh Goel, and Ngee Hua L.

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