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MIL-OSI USA: Singapore: Payment Services Act Passed, Regulating Cryptocurrency Dealing or Exchange Services

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  AM-NC, america, Americas, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, English, FinTech, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Singapore, Technology, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Singapore: Payment Services Act Passed, Regulating Cryptocurrency Dealing or Exchange Services

Source: US Global Legal Monitor (Apr. 17, 2019) On January 14, 2019, the Parliament of Singapore passed the Payment Services Act, bringing cryptocurrency dealing or exchange services under the supervision of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the city-state’s central bank and financial regulator. (Payment Services Act 2019, No. 2 of 2019 (Jan. 14, 2019, […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Adoption of the banking package: revised rules on capital requirements (CRR II/CRD V) and resolution (BRRD/SRM)

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  AM-NC, Banking, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Crime, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, Europe, European Commission, European Union, Eurozone, Exploration, FinTech, Investment, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Adoption of the banking package: revised rules on capital requirements (CRR II/CRD V) and resolution (BRRD/SRM)

Source: European Commission Why did the Commission propose this package of banking reforms in 2016? The banking reform package proposed by the Commission in November 2016 represents an important step towards the completion of the European post-crisis regulatory reforms. These risk-reduction measures will allow further progress in completing the Banking Union and the Capital Markets […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Gov’t backs fintech future

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Banking, Banking and Finance, Business, China, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, FinTech, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Information Services, Intelligence, Internet Communications Technology, Investment, Japan, Justice, KB, law, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Singapore, Technology, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Gov’t backs fintech future

Source: Hong Kong Information Services Financial Secretary Paul Chan Technology is bringing unprecedented opportunities as well as challenges to our financial services – and the customers they court with their innovative offerings. The title of today’s forum, “The New Era of Finance Redefined”, has aptly pointed this out. As one of the world’s leading international […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: HK-Mainland boost tech ties

By   /  April 15, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, China, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, FinTech, Fiscal Updates, Health, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Information Services, Intelligence, Internet Communications Technology, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Technology, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: HK-Mainland boost tech ties

Source: Hong Kong Information Services Chief Executive Carrie Lam My Government believes in the promise of innovation and technology (I&T). Last year, at this forum, I outlined our major innovation and technology policies and programmes. This is an opportune time for me to update you on some of our initiatives. Over the past year, we […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Speech by CE at Internet Economy Summit 2019 (English only) (with photos)

By   /  April 15, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, China, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, Education, English, Environment, FinTech, Fiscal Updates, Health, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Government special administrative region, Intelligence, Internet Communications Technology, Internet of Things, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Technology, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Speech by CE at Internet Economy Summit 2019 (English only) (with photos)

Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Speech by CE at Internet Economy Summit 2019 (English only) (with photos) Speech by CE at Internet Economy Summit 2019 (English only) (with photos) *************************************************************************      Following is the speech by the Chief Executive, Mrs Carrie Lam, at the Internet Economy Summit 2019 today (April 15): Deputy Director […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Welcome remarks by S for IT at Internet Economy Summit 2019 (English only) (with photo)

By   /  April 15, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, China, Commerce, CTF, Cyber Security, DJF, English, FinTech, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Government special administrative region, Intelligence, Internet Communications Technology, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Welcome remarks by S for IT at Internet Economy Summit 2019 (English only) (with photo)

Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Welcome remarks by S for IT at Internet Economy Summit 2019 (English only) (with photo) Welcome remarks by S for IT at Internet Economy Summit 2019 (English only) (with photo) ***************************************************************************************      Following are the welcome remarks by the Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Mr Nicholas W Yang, at […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Speech by European Commissioner Vera Jourová on the EU-US digital cooperation : a common response to tech challenges at the Brookings Institute

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, Business, China, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Environment, Europe, European Commission - Justice, European Union, Eurozone, Exports, FinTech, Intelligence, Internet Communications Technology, Japan, Justice, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Privacy, Republic of Korea, Social Media, Technology, Trade, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Speech by European Commissioner Vera Jourová on the EU-US digital cooperation : a common response to tech challenges at the Brookings Institute

Source: European Commission – Justice Thank you for hosting me again at your great Institute. I am here to discuss with you the EU-US cooperation in the wake of a tech revolution. On both sides of the Pond we face similar problems and have a similar challenge to find the right answers. Digitalisation has changed […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Bowman, Community Banking in the Age of Innovation

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, america, Americas, Banking, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economic Indicators, Economics, Economy, English, Environment, FinTech, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - USA, Monetary Policy, Open Source Intel, Speech, Technology, Trade, United States, United States of America, US Foreign Exchange, US Official Cash Rate, US Official Internet Rates, US State of New York, US State of New York Federal Reserve, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Bowman, Community Banking in the Age of Innovation

Source: US State of New York Federal Reserve Today I would like to share a few observations on innovation as it relates to the business of community banking. In particular, I will focus on opportunities for community banks to innovate through collaboration with fintech firms. I’ll also discuss the role our regulatory structure plays in […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Rep. Hill Discusses the Future of FinTech with Innovation Payments Association

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  AM-NC, america, Americas, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Commerce, CTF, Cuba, DJF, Economy, English, FinTech, Fisheries, Health, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology, Trade, United States, United States House of Representatives, United States House of Representatives – Congressman French Hill (AR-02), United States of America, US Congress, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Rep. Hill Discusses the Future of FinTech with Innovation Payments Association

Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman French Hill (AR-02) WASHINGTON D.C. — Today, Congressman French Hill (AR-02) delivered the keynote address at the Innovative Payments Association annual conference held in Washington, D.C. (pictured below). Congressman Hill has been focused on strengthening financial technology and appreciates the Congressional support by House Financial Services Chairwoman […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance launches collaboration network in Chile

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  Africa, AM-NC, Banking and Finance, British, Business, Chile, China, Commerce, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, FinTech, Government of the United Kingdom, great britain, KB, Latin America, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Technology, Trade, UK Government, United Kingdom, United Kingdom - Executive Government Statements, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance launches collaboration network in Chile

Source: United Kingdom – Government Statements HMA Jamie Bowden with speakers of the Seminar organised to mark the collaboration network launched in Chile. A group of UK experts visited Santiago in March 2019 to inaugurate a fintech collaboration network with the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (UNECLAC). This was an […]

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