Tag Archives: Singapore

SAS Global Community Alliance Opened Ceremoniously in Singapore’s Old Parliament

14 Jun
Singapore Parliament

HONG KONG, CHINA / ACCESSWIRE / June 14, 2019 / On June 12, 2019, the Global Blockchain Technology and Application Summit was held in the Old Parliament in Singapore. At the summit, the SAS Global Community Alliance was officially unveiled, marking the birth of a new blockchain operator. The summit invited top experts, scholars and celebrities […]

Singapore’s investors pumped $29.4 bil into offshore real estate in 2018

11 Mar
Singapore’s investors pumped $29.4 bil into offshore real estate in 2018 - Max Wallet

Singapore – leader in offshore real estate investment Infographic by CBRE Singapore-based investors were Asia’s most active group of offshore real estate investors in 2018, contributing US$21.6 billion ($29.4 billion) of the region’s total outbound investment, according to a report by CBRE on March 7. “Driven by limited opportunities and compressed yields in the domestic […]

Goldsky Asset Management to Open Offices in Both Hong Kong and Singapore

03 Oct
Goldsky Asset Management

Australian quantamental investment and data science firm, Goldsky, has announced today it will open offices in both Hong Kong and Singapore. SYDNEY, Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Goldsky Asset Management, a Proprietary Quantamental Investment and data science firm, has announced today it will open offices in both Hong Kong and Singapore cementing its presence in Asiaand the confidence it has in the APAC region. The APAC […]

Tangem Launches Bitcoin Banknotes in Singapore

07 May
Bitcoin Banknotes - Helixbridge, Bridge, Lights, Night, Singapore

Available immediately in denominations of 0.01 and 0.05 BTC, Tangem Notes radically improve the simplicity and security of acquiring, owning, and circulating cryptocurrencies for both sophisticated and incoming users. Based on a recently developed S3D350A chip from Samsung Semiconductor, Tangem Note is the first hardware storage solution on the market with its entire electronics and […]

NuMoney Cryptocurrency Exchange Launch in Singapore. Malaysia & Indonesia Will Be Next.

12 Apr
Cryptocurrency Exchange in Singapore

SINGAPORE, April 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — After surpassing great milestones, like crossing SGD1.2 Million in turnover in their first 2 months, and SGD2.5 Million in January 2018, NuMoney is ready to advance towards their next huge milestone – The NuMoney Exchange. With the launch of the NuMoney Exchange on 6 April 2018, the team has spent the past few months testing and fixing the online […]

Balanced Growth in Singapore as Economy Gathers Pace

21 Feb
Singapore

More individual investors from Japan, Australia, Indonesia, the UK and France set sights on Singapore SINGAPORE, Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Singapore ended the year positively with 14,115 new businesses formed in Q4 2017, according to data presented in Hawksford Singapore’s latest research report, Singapore New Business Trends Report Q4 2017. Despite a 10.7% decline quarter-on-quarter (QoQ), Hawksford Singapore noted […]

INTL FCStone Financial Enhances Its Offshore Mutual Fund Offering Through Agreement with Allfunds Bank

13 Feb
architecture mirror building for offshore mutual fund

NEW YORK, Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — INTL FCStone Inc. (NASDAQ: INTL) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, INTL FCStone Financial Inc. (“the Company”), has entered into an agreement with offshore mutual fund distribution platform Allfunds Bank.  The relationship further enhances the offerings of the Company’s Correspondent Clearing Division, which is now the only U.S.-based clearing firm with access to the […]

What Puerto Rico Tells Us About Global Trade

10 Oct
Puerto Rico flag

Trade in tax often trumps trade in tasks. The United States compiles data about Puerto Rico’s trade with the world. The largest supplier of imports to Puerto Rico? Ireland. The second largest? Singapore. Tax trumps gravity, it seems. Incidentally, Switzerland jumped into third place in the 2016 league table, leaping past other exporters of chemicals and Puerto […]

Not Singapore or Mauritius: Paris is the new tax haven for FPIs

18 Apr
Portrait of Mona Lisa in Paris

Global financial giant Citi has drawn financial ministry officials’ attention that foreign funds and global banks are taking advantage of India’s treaty with France by using Paris as a base for investments in India to escape tax, reports the Economic Times. Foreign funds and global banks may be taking advantage of India’s treaty with France […]

Strengthening Singapore-Shanghai Collaboration in a Changing Financial World Order

14 Apr
Singapore-Shanghai Financial Forum - light reflection Singapore skyline

Singapore, 14 April 2017… The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Shanghai Municipal Financial Services Office (SFSO) held the 3rd Singapore-Shanghai Financial Forum (SSFF) in Singapore today.  The SSFF is an annual forum that brings together industry participants from Singapore and Shanghai to discuss pertinent market developments and explore financial collaboration opportunities. More than 200 […]

Singapore Wealth Industry 2017 Sizing the Market Opportunity

07 Apr
Singapore wealth industry

“Wealth in Singapore: Sizing the Market Opportunity 2017” analyzes the Singaporean wealth and retail savings and investments markets, with a focus on the HNW segment. The report is based on our proprietary datasets. Singapore is Asia’s pre-eminent offshore investment center, with 80% of the wealth invested in funds sourced from non-residents in 2015. However, the […]