We’re WorldFirst and we’re expert at moving money around the world. As a fast-growing FinTech business, we specialise in making foreign exchange simple, fast and fuss-free for people and businesses with global ambitions. We combine best-in-class technology with award-winning customer service to give our clients a better way.
We’ve helped over 120,000 people, small businesses and online sellers transfer over £60bn since we launched in 2004. Our clients never stop. And neither do we.
Miss Kaya is a part of Marvelstone Capita, a digital financial services provider for women in Asia focused on financial budgeting and portfolio management. The company offers robo advisory platform that allows high net worth investors to create own profile and builds an unique portfolio to reach their long-term financial goals. It also offers budgeting tools such as an e-wallet with a Miss Kaya debit card, which the company claims will help women transact seamlessly and remain financially responsible.It aims to simplify and demystify financial planning and wealth management for women and also serve as an all-in-one tool for budgeting, payments, and investing.
Using the JoneQR service, travellers can now pay using QR codes on any payment e-wallet that they are comfortable and familiar with and gain transparent access to a fair rate conveniently and securely. Now our users can focus on more important things and enjoy savings when they travel.
Copernicus Gold enables anyone, anywhere, in a transparent and secure manner, to digitally acquire, save, store or use as payment, any amount of gold. Copernicus Gold operates a multi-currency cloud-based platform that enables the issue of an amount of digital gold, in any measure, which is represented by gold bullion that has been purchased in advance of the issue of digital gold and stored in Singapore.
The company issues digital gold or money that is linked to a physical store of gold, which enables anyone, anywhere to acquire and save digital gold that can be redeemed for physical gold at a retail store, or used to make payments online. Currently, digital gold is redeemable at retail stores in Singapore for gold coins or gold jewelry. Copernicus Gold is a platform for issuance and circulation of electronic currencies developed on the basis of the blockchain technology. From the very beginning of its development, the project was designed to feature an open API (https://github.com/copernicusgold/api) and has been functioning as a Bank-as-a-Service allowing to accomplish the tasks of holding wallets (accounts) in different currencies, assets (including a currency linked to physical gold bullion), with the purpose of investments, carry out conversions with market spreads between such wallets, as well as carry out transfers between its users. Its clients are both individuals and corporate entities.
Citi has been in Singapore since 1902 and is represented in nearly every asset class. Citi Singapore is the largest foreign banking employer in Singapore, and it is home to strategically important hubs, Innovation Labs and the Asia Pacific Citi Service Centre (CSC).
We have businesses with client-focused capabilities, such as the Global Subsidiaries Group (Asia), Citi Private Bank (Global), and International Personal Bank (Global); product-focused innovation hubs, such as Global Consumer Bank, the ASEAN Investment Banking Hub, Markets Hub, and the Treasury and Trade Services (TTS) Hub; Innovation Labs, such as the Citi Innovation Lab (TTS) and the Consumer Innovation Lab; and the Asia Pacific Citi Service Centre (CSC) at Changi Business Park.
Citibank Singapore is built around three key business lines: (1) wealth management products and services, including investments, insurance, deposits and treasury products; (2) unsecured products such as credit cards and personal line of credit, and (3) secured products covering housing loans and share financing.
Helping to make financial services accessible to everyone
It is estimated that 1.7 Billion adults worldwide are still excluded from the global economy lacking access to any financial service. At Thunes we made it our mission and we work 24/7/365 to solve one of the world’s most pressing problems: making financial services global and accessible to everyone.
We are able to do this by interconnecting diverse payment systems that enable better movement of funds into and out of emerging economies. Our network makes it possible for Mobile Wallet Operators, Corporations, Merchants, Money Transfer Operators and Banks to move funds in real time to and from emerging countries. We offer three key payment solutions (P2P remittance processing, corporate mass payouts and digital payment services) and our global network spans over 80 countries.
FOMO Pay Pte. Ltd. provides a one-stop online/offline Chinese payment solution including WeChat Pay, Alipay, Baidu Wallet, and China UnionPay for local merchants to facilitate payment collection from China market and Chinese tourists. It’s the most demanding solution in hospitality, tourism, F&B, education, retail industry, etc.
SmartPesa is a specialist payments technology provider that aims to solve the last mile problem for financial institutions in emerging markets.
SmartPesa directly addresses the dual needs of financial inclusion and cash reduction whilst eliminating the need for costly/risky changes to banks’ proven systems. SmartPesa is deployed on-premises with full legal/regulatory compliances and industry leading security systems and fully integrates with any financial switch.
SmartPesa’s products spans card and cardless payments, agency banking, QR based wallets and cryptocurrencies.
Inpendium is a payment management service provider for e-commerce merchants. The company offers multichannel connectivity to card acquirers as well as alternative payment options. It also provides different financial services such as risk management & fraud screening, real-time reporting and reconciliation of the failed payments.
Aimazing is a sound wave SDK provider for mobile wallets, allowing users to make payments at POS by sound wave-encrypted technology. Aimazing offers an SDK for mobile wallets or any relevant applications to encrypt and transfer information between devices through sound.
COSS stands for Crypto-One-Stop-Solution and represents a platform, which encompasses all
features of a digital economical system based on cryptocurrency. The COSS system consists of a
payment gateway/POS, an exchange, a merchant list, market cap rankings, a marketplace, an e-wallet,
various coin facilities and a mobile platform. The COSS platform uniﬁes all transactional aspects that
are usually managed by means of FIAT money, and oﬀers multiple cryptocurrency-related services in
one place. The list of potential features of the platform can be inﬁnitely extended and will continue
growing as the platform evolves.
Bluzelle is a complete and fully integrated stack of blockchain applications, middleware and data services. Bluzelle offers real-time payments solutions for financial institutions, smart contracts for insurances, and KYC-shared ledger solutions. Bluzelle Quantum is a middleware that enables deployment and management of applications over the blockchain. It is designed to hide all the blockchain plumbing, making it easier for its customers to run their applications.
Lykke is a Swiss Fintech company building a global marketplace based on the blockchain. It builds on decades of thought and research by company founder Richard Olsen, a pioneer in the field of high-frequency finance. Richard served as co-founder and CEO of OANDA, a leading foreign exchange company.
Lykke received initial seed funding in 2015.
Lykke will create a single global marketplace, where any sort of financial instrument can be traded and settled peer to peer with second-by-second interest payments. Unlike the structure of prevailing markets, ours will be a level playing field to which anyone with an Internet connection can have access.
Our marketplace utilizes blockchain pioneered by Bitcoin to offer an immediate settlement and direct ownership. All the software that serves as the foundation of the market will be developed in open source.
Commissions are zero. We anticipate ample trade volumes. Our revenue will come from providing liquidity, offering issuance services, and supporting institutional clients.
Maybank Group is the leading financial services provider in Malaysia catering to the needs of consumers, investors, entrepreneurs, non-profit organisations and corporations. The Group, which has expanded internationally, has the largest network among Malaysian banks of over 2,400 branches and offices in 20 countries, employing over 44,000 Maybankers and serving over 22 million customers. It is the only regional bank with a presence in all 10 ASEAN countries (as of November 2016).
By strengthening our core business and franchise, we gain a competitive advantage by achieving synergies across our diverse group. Domestically we aim to achieve leadership across key and profitable segments. Internationally we capture value from new investments and continue to pursue organic expansion by delivering innovation and superior customer value. We are a top recruiter of talent and view our leadership pool and talent pipeline as key to realising our aspirations. We constantly seek to enhance performance management and achieve cost optimisation by focusing on effective IT operations and enhancing employee productivity.
TEXCENT is a global game changer in the Financial Technology space. Texcent offers a complete ecosystem in payment, blockchain, and FinTech. We are dedicated to deliver fully integrated solutions in remittance business, payments, and microfinancing. Our vision lies in providing ease of payments and other financial services to the users and businesses alike. Texcent provides an unparalleled digital banking experience to Asia and the world.
Texcent has already acquired the Remittance license from Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).
KPMG Digital Village helps business on their innovation journey – whether it’s building an innovation culture, developing innovative solutions, or investing in the next big idea to add value to the core business.
Like a living lab for innovation, KPMG Digital Village brings corporates start-ups, investors, and government bodies together in a collaborative ecosystem to drive the adoption and integration of innovative solutions, and deliver tangible outcomes to specific business challenges