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September 2017

August 2017

Embracing Innovations in SMEs

By | August 28th, 2017|Categories: Articles|

How can innovations help SMEs boost growth? With the country’s initiative to become a digital economy, SMEs must strive to transform their businesses through innovation to grab business opportunities. “Fintech’’, “Blockchain’’ and “Cryptocurrency’’ have become [...]

July 2017

June 2017

A simple view: Can a trade finance process be simplified with technology?

By | June 3rd, 2017|Categories: Articles|

Since the 2008 financial crisis, trade finance has witnessed periods of stress and coupled with the fact that all parties of the trade and finance chain have been facing risks involved with “trust”, clients of [...]

May 2017

Trade Finance – a tool for inclusion but disparate for most?

By | May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Articles|

Trade Finance – the fuel for trade flows and engine for businesses Trade Finance is the process of financing certain activities involving commerce and international trade, covering both domestic and international trade transactions. It is [...]

April 2017

The Next Engine of Growth For Our Little Red Dot : Challenges and Opportunities for Singapore Companies

By | April 7th, 2017|Categories: Articles|

Better days ahead? As of February 2017, Singapore’s total trade had experienced an increase by 14.6% over the year despite the uncertain economic conditions looming around the world. Based on the monthly trade report [...]