Yu Yucan, Author at Minterest

Recent Posts

31/01/2019

Minterest Gives Back – Meals-on-Wheels for the Elderly in Singapore

Minterest’s first volunteering experience with TOUCH Home Care! On 30 January 2019, our team decided to spend our afternoon out of office to participate in the […]
02/01/2019

New consumer finance model using psychometric and social media in Singapore

An algorithm that reads your social media feed, gets a fix on your digital personality and analyses your online interactions with friends and family may now […]
13/12/2018

P2P Lending and Digital Lending Fintechs Active in Southeast Asia

The size of the Southeast Asian alternative financing market grew from US$46.65 million in 2015 to a whopping US$215.9 million the following year. That’s almost a fivefold leap […]
11/12/2018

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 […]
11/12/2018

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 […]
11/12/2018

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 […]
05/12/2018

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 […]
16/11/2018

“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 […]
10/11/2018

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 […]
06/11/2018

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 […]
26/10/2018

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 […]
18/10/2018

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, […]