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Our CEO Daphne Ng and COO Eric Wong at SCCCI’s event sharing their thought leadership on embracing the new digital economy. Topics covered include brief introduction of blockchain, public & private digitization initiatives, etc. Many thanks to SCCCI and all panellists (Prof David Lee, JEDTrade advisor; Dr Ernie Teo, IBM; Philip Heah, IMDA; Dr Jeremy [...]
Our COO Eric Wong at the Blockchain for Finance Conference 2017 sharing on the applications of blockchain technology in trade and supply chain finance: how BC and DLT can play a bigger role in the trade value chain, and collaborations at both national and private-sector levels. (From left to right: Chan Boon Hiong, Director Global [...]
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 these services are also suffering from costly and longer processing time to finance transactions based on manual handling of paper-based [...]
"No nation was ever ruined by trade" - Benjamin Franklin. Our CEO Daphne Ng speaking at Singapore University of Social Sciences (UC Brown Bag Series) to offer up-to-date and commercial insights for the university's new course development work on 'International Trade'. JED applaud the faculty's quest to ensure curriculum relevance to help their graduates stay [...]
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 provided via various instruments such as documentary credits, D/A and D/P, forfaiting, export factoring, invoice financing, supply chain financing, etc. [...]
JED’s Advisor Prof Annie Koh moderating the first panel discussion at the ABA Workshop: Blockchain – Application in Jakarta organised by The Association of Banks in Singapore – COFIT Chairman and hosted by PERBANAS Indonesian Banks Association. (Bottom left picture: our CEO Daphne Ng with Prof Annie Koh; bottom right picture: our CEO Daphne Ng [...]
JED’s Advisor, Prof David Lee sharing about JED’s trade platform as the confluence of important trade and finance data for future analytics and machine learning applications, as well as his views on the convergence in logistics and trade: how IOT, DLT and Blockchain technologies are impacting supply chains, challenges of smart contracts for [...]
Our Head, Clients & Partnerships, Lance Low delivering a session this morning on Supply Chain Finance and Risk Management to the ITI@SMU cohort. Followed by a lively discussion on the 4th Industrial Revolution and the advent of blockchain applications in trade finance -- what do our companies need to know? Are our trades digitized? Are [...]
Our CEO Daphne Ng was interviewed by Capital 95.8FM morning radio on the new job opportunities and skillsets for the Fintech industry. Sharing the stage with Hock Lai, President of Singapore Fintech Association (far left), Eddie Lee, CEO of New Union (second from right) and 95.8 DJ Deming (first from right).