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Read our interviews with the press as you learn more about our co-founders, their opinions and Minterest’s accomplishments!

March 13, 2018

Fundraising Using Retail Investors

Why are SMEs losing out when fundraising from banks and financial institutions? And what can be done to empower their personal economies? In our feature with […]
February 22, 2018

Minterest: Top 9 Finalists for Best Lending Platform for the 2018 Benzinga Global Fintech Awards

The Benzinga Global Fintech Awards are a yearly showcase of the best and brightest in fintech. Minterest has emerged amongst many to qualify as 1 of […]
February 22, 2018

Minterest Group Chairman Interview on The Breakfast Huddle with Elliot Danker and Yasmin Jonkers (MONEYFM 89.3)

CL Interview – The Curve with Michelle Martin & Desmond Wong (MONEYFM 89.3) Charis Liau, Lim Cheng Teck, Ronnie Chia Digitalisation and fintech are major disruptives […]
February 14, 2018

Minterest appoints former StanChart Singapore Chief Executive as Chairman

Mr. Lim retired as ASEAN Vice Chairman of Standard Chartered Bank in May 2017. He was with the bank for over 28 years and had held […]
February 12, 2018

Peer-to-business lending platform Minterest sets sights for series A round in 2019

The company has completed over $10m worth of deals in the eight months to the end of 2017. When Banama Corporation was seeking financing to pay […]
December 31, 2017

Minterest: Top 25 fintech companies in 2017 in Asia Pacific

The global financial industry is undergoing digital transformation with FinTech startups creating a paradigm shift in the financial sector through digital innovation. This innovation is addressing […]
December 13, 2017

Minterest: Top 5 platform lending players in Singapore

South East Asia (SEA) is finally embracing financial technology and marketplace lending is at the heart of this boom. The breadth and depth of solutions across FinTech […]
November 30, 2017

Challenging the world of finance – What changes will digitalisation bring? What’s in for Fintechs?

“We need banking, but we don’t need banks” this was famously quoted by Microsoft’s Co-Founder, Bill Gates. Interestingly, 20 years after that statement was made, digitization […]
August 4, 2017

Our CEO was selected as a leading female tech founder in Singapore

With close to 400 FinTech and InsurTech startups in Singapore, the country has become a brew pot for innovation. Spearheading this wave of innovation are some very inspirational […]
June 9, 2017

SME Financing Made Different – Charis Liau

Charis Liau is our very own Co-founder and CEO. Minterest is a peer-to-business lending platform that connects SME borrowers with investors around the region. Besides helping SMEs to […]