• BIS and MAS Launch Project Viridis

    The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) have collaborated to launch Project Viridis, aimed at integrating climate and regulatory data to better understand climate-related financial risks. Project Viridis, announced in…
  • RBA May Resume Interest Rate Hikes if Inflation Persists

    Australia's central bank may have to raise interest rates again this year if inflation does not slow, according to market analysts. This potential move would position the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) as an outlier…
  • Google to Invest $2 Billion in Malaysia

    Google has announced a $2 billion investment in Malaysia to establish its first data centre and cloud region in Southeast Asia. “This investment is not just about infrastructure; it’s about unlocking new possibilities for businesses, educators,…
  • Revolut Eyes Expansion in Asia-Pacific

    London-based fintech company Revolut Ltd. is prioritising its growth in the Asia-Pacific region, targeting key markets such as Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore, according to the company's head of growth, Charlie Short. "Accelerating Revolut’s growth in…
  • Marketnode Secures Series A Funding Led by HSBC

    Marketnode, a digital market infrastructure operator based in Singapore, has announced the first close of its Series A investment round, led by HSBC with additional support from existing shareholder Temasek. Since 2020, Marketnode has been collaborating…