Tagged: abs

Singapore Banks Push Forward with Blockchain as MAS & ABS Announce Decentralized Prototypes

Blockchain or Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) is pretty much accepted as the future of banking. A bigger question is whether or not banks will continue to exist, at least in present form.  Banks that embrace change and innovation stand a better chance to evolve and… Read More

Yirendai Announcement: Makes Incremental Progress in Facilitating Loan Products With Asset-Backed Security Structure

Chinese marketplace lending platform Yirendai (NYSE: YRD) announced on Thursday it has made incremental progress in facilitating consumer loan products with asset-backed security (ABS) structure. This news comes just a couple weeks after the online lender entered into an agreement of intent with the Beijing branch of… Read More

Here are the Ten Fintech Firms that Singapore Just Gave S$1.15 Million

As part of the first annual Fintech Festival, Singapore gifted S$1.15 million to ten different Fintech firms. Sponsored by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS), a list of 200 global Fintech firms were narrowed down to 40… Read More

Fintech Festival Kicks Off in Singapore with Backing from MAS and ABS

The very first Singapore Fintech Festival kicked off today with important support from the Singapore government. Both the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) partnered on launching the inaugural event.  The week long Fintech gathering expects to have… Read More

Singapore: MAS & ABS to Hold Inaugural Fintech Awards

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) are joining together on the Fintech Awards to be presented at the inaugural Singapore Fintech Festival scheduled for November 2016. Singapore is staking a claim in the Fintech sector and view… Read More

Fitch: Confidence in Marketplace Lending ABS Gets Hammered

The marketplace lending industry is getting hammered of late.  The after-shock reverberations following the resignation of Lending Club co-founder and CEO Renaud Laplanche continues to be a hot topic of conversation. Today, Fitch has come out with a report stating “investor confidence in marketplace lending… Read More

Yirendai Announces Issuance Completion of RMB 250M Asset-Backed Securities & Chief Technology Officer Resignation

Yirendai Ltd. (NYSE: YRD), an online consumer finance marketplace in China, announced on Monday the completion of issuance of RMB 250 million asset-backed securities (“ABS”). Last month,  Yirendai announced this week it will be considered as the first online consumer finance marketplace in China facilitating consumer loan products with the… Read More

Brief: Yirendai Now Faciliates Loan Products with Asset-Backed Security Structure

Yirendai Ltd. (NYSE: YRD),  an online consumer finance marketplace in China, announced this week it will be considered as the first online consumer finance marketplace in China facilitating consumer loan products with asset-backed security (“ABS”) structure. Yirendai reported that as part of its strategy to diversify and expand… Read More

Pittsburgh’s 3D 2.0 Inc. Launches Kickstarter For Heated 3D Print Finishing Tool Retouch3D

3D 2.0 Inc. today announced the start of a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to bring a revolutionary new product to the 3D printing world: Retouch3D. Retouch3D is a hand-held heated tool with variable heat settings and interchangeable tips designed specifically for finishing 3D prints. Founder of 3D 2.0, Phil… Read More