September 27, 2016 2:09 PM ET

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Company Overview of Monetary Authority of Singapore

Company Overview

Monetary Authority of Singapore is a government institution that regulates monetary, banking, and financial aspects of Singapore. The institution assists in promotion of non-inflationary growth of economy; issuing currency and government securities; and developing monetary policies. It operates as a financial agent of the government and develops strategies for development of private sector. In addition, it offers economic research services and assists in regulating banking, insurance, and securities sectors. It also focuses on global free trading and developing economic and financial policies. The institution was founded in 1971 and is based in Singapore. It has additional offices in New Yor...

10 Shenton Way

MAS Building

Singapore,  079117

Singapore

Founded in 1971

Phone:

65 6225 5577

Fax:

65 6229 9229

Key Executives for Monetary Authority of Singapore

Managing Director, Director, Member of Risk Committee and Member of Staff Committee
Deputy Managing Director of Financial Supervision
Executive Director of Corporate Planning & Communications and Executive Director of Capital Markets Intermediaries I
Assistant Managing Director of Corporate, Human Resources & IT Services and Assistant Managing Director of MAS Academy
Chief Economist and Assistant Managing Director of Economic Policy
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Monetary Authority of Singapore Key Developments

Monetary Authority of Singapore Presents at Forces Shaping Asia, Sep-14-2016 through Sep-16-2016

Monetary Authority of Singapore Presents at Forces Shaping Asia, Sep-14-2016 through Sep-16-2016. Venue: Four Seasons Hotel, Singapore, Singapore. Presentation Date & Speakers: Sep-15-2016, Ravi Menon, Managing Director, Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief Fintech Officer.

Monetary Authority of Singapore Announces Opening of FinTech Innovation Lab

The Monetary Authority of Singapore has announced the opening of its FinTech Innovation Lab. The purpose-built facility, known as Looking Glass @ MAS, is located within the MAS Building. Looking Glass @ MAS will: allow MAS to experiment FinTech solutions with financial institutions, start-ups, and technology vendors; facilitate consultations for start-ups by industry experts on areas of interest such as legal, regulation, and business-related matters; and provide a venue for relevant training sessions and networking activities for the FinTech community.

Monetary Authority of Singapore Announces Board Changes

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that Mr. Ong Ye Kung, Acting Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) and Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Defence, will be appointed to its Board of Directors. Mr. Ong's term of appointment will be from 29 August 2016 to 31 May 2019. Prior to his Cabinet appointments, Mr. Ong held the position of Director of Group Strategy at Keppel Corporation, overseeing long term strategic planning of the Group's activities. Before joining Keppel Corporation, he was the Deputy Secretary-General of National Trades Union Congress, overseeing the Labour Movement's employment and employability programmes. Mr. Lawrence Wong Shyun Tsai, Minister for National Development, will be stepping down from the MAS Board on 29 August 2016. Mr. Wong was appointed to the MAS Board on 10 June 2011, and has served as an active member of the MAS Board for more than five years.

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