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December 11, 2018

Minterest selected as one of the six firms issued with moneylending licences with business models that better protect borrowers

If someone cut into your queue at the cashier in a supermarket, what would you do?   Answers to psychometric questions like this will help moneylender Minterest […]
December 11, 2018

Borrowers who repay loans early to benefit from new moneylending business model

Six companies in Singapore will pilot new business models for moneylending, which would grant borrowers better terms if they repay their loans early or on time, said the […]
December 5, 2018

What Is Crowdfunding?

Crowdfunding combines the best of crowdsourcing and microfinancing, bringing together various individuals who commit money to projects and companies they want to support. It’s a young and […]
November 16, 2018

“In Singapore, the fintech revolution has just begun”

Our very own co-Founder and CEO: Charis Liau shared her thoughts on Fintech in Singapore with The Worldfolio.   ASEAN, with a population of over 630 […]
November 10, 2018

Charis Liau: An Ace Entrepreneur in the Financial Services Space

Our CEO was named 1 of The 30 Most Influential Entrepreneurs to Watch 2018. Our co-founder and CEO, Charis Liau, considers herself as an accidental entrepreneur as […]
November 6, 2018

Member’s Night at Chef’s Table – 5 Nov 2018

Another night we get to enjoy with our members. It has been 9 months since our last investor’s night, and we are glad to be able […]
October 26, 2018

Best Peer-to-Peer Lending Platform 2018

We are delighted to announce that Minterest is awarded the Best Peer-to-Peer Lending Platform 2018 – Singapore by the Global Business Insights Awards 2018. The Global Business […]
October 18, 2018

Making Connections: SME Interview Series – Minterest

Founded in 2016 by three experienced finance professionals, we, Minterest, seek to empower small businesses by connecting them with individual investors through marketplace lending platform. Till date, […]
October 11, 2018

Singapore and Indonesia working on S$13.8 billion bilateral financial agreement

To support monetary and financial stability in both countries, Singapore and Indonesia will be working out a US$10 billion (S$13.8 billion) package, comprising bilateral local currency […]
September 30, 2018

Minterest: 30 Best Small Companies To Watch 2018

Established in March 2016 and led by Charis Liau and Ronnie Chia, Minterest is a leading online marketplace funding platform connecting investors with borrowers, and is […]
September 26, 2018

Minterest at official launch of Networked Trade Platform (NTP)

Minterest is honoured to be a part of the official launch on 26 Sept 2018 of Singapore’s Networked Trade Platform (NTP) and the opportunity to meet […]
September 26, 2018

New trading platform to digitalise paper-based trade processes, grow trade opportunities

A single trade today can involve more than 25 parties, generating 30 to 40 documents and requiring 60 to 70 per cent of the information to […]