Partners

Partners of 2016 GPS

Business alliances:

TransferTo
TransferTo is a B2B mobile payment network, interconnecting financial institutions and mobile operators globally. Thousands of leading companies, including Vodafone’s M-Pesa, Tigo Money, Orange, Western Union, PayPal and Xoom rely on TransferTo’s Mobile Money and Airtime Hub. TransferTo provides its partners with a global compliance framework for all relevant regulatory requirements, enabling thousands of businesses in more than 100 countries to offer real-time Mobile Money and Airtime transfer services to their customers. In 2015 alone, TransferTo Mobile Money and Airtime Hub processed more than 50 million transactions. Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK, TransferTo links more than 4.5 billion mobile users, through partnerships with more than 400 mobile operators. Its investors include Ingenico.

MoneyGram
MoneyGram is a global provider of innovative money transfer and payment services and is recognized worldwide as a financial connection to friends and family. Whether online, or through a mobile device, at a kiosk or in a local store, we connect consumers any way that is convenient for them. We also provide bill payment services, issue money orders and process official checks in select markets. In 2016 MoneyGram received the “Remittance Product of the Year” award from The Asian Banker. More information about MoneyGram International, Inc. is available at moneygram.com

SWIFT
SWIFT is a global member-owned cooperative and the world’s leading provider of secure financial messaging services. We provide our community with a platform for messaging and standards for communicating, and we offer products and services to facilitate access and integration, identification, analysis and financial crime compliance. Our messaging platform, products and services connect more than 11,000 banking and securities organisations, market infrastructures and corporate customers in more than 200 countries and territories, enabling them to communicate securely and exchange standardised financial messages in a reliable way. As their trusted provider, we facilitate global and local financial flows, support trade and commerce all around the world; we relentlessly pursue operational excellence and continually seek ways to lower costs, reduce risks and eliminate operational inefficiencies. Headquartered in Belgium, SWIFT’s international governance and oversight reinforces the neutral, global character of its cooperative structure. SWIFT’s global office network ensures an active presence in all the major financial centres.

Software Group
Software Group is a privately owned specialised IT company focused on end-to-end solutions for the financial sector. The company serves a worldwide client base from eight main offices located in Australia, Bulgaria, Egypt, Ghana, India, Kenya, Mexico and Philippines. All offices employ an experienced team of professionals, with an outstanding track record of handling complex financial development projects. Software Group prides itself on delivering products and services which adhere to the principles of quality, transparency and affordability. Software Group provides solutions to a range of players in the financial sector but focuses particularly on working with microfinance institutions (MFIs), savings cooperatives, credit unions, small and medium sized banks, supermarket chains and investment / donor organisations.

Temenos
Temenos Group AG (SIX: TEMN), headquartered in Geneva, is a market leading software provider, partnering with banks and other financial institutions to transform their businesses and stay ahead of a changing marketplace. Over 2,000 firms across the globe, including 38 of the top 50 banks, rely on Temenos to process the daily transactions of more than 500 million banking customers. Temenos customers are proven to be more profitable than their peers: in the period 2008-2014, they enjoyed on average a 31% higher return on assets, a 36% higher return on equity and an 8.6 percentage point lower cost/income ratio than banks running legacy applications. For more information please visit www.temenos.com

FOMO Pay
FOMO Pay provides one-stop online/offline Chinese payment modes (like WeChat Pay, Alipay, Union Pay) for oversea merchants to facilitate payment collection from China market and Chinese tourists. It aims to be the world first aggregator of all new mobile payment modes for merchant customers. It will save time & space for merchants to accept Apple Pay, Android Pay, Samsung Pay, WeChat Pay, Alipay etc with one-stop solution at one time, and bring more convenience to consumers. It is easy, cashless, cardless and fastest way of payment FOMO Pay’s unique value proposition make it the most demanding mobile payment solution in the market. Within only 3 months after launch, there are 120+ merchants to sign up with FOMO which includes StarHub (Telecom), SPH(Media), MBS (Hospitality), Sentosa (Tourist attractions), TWG (F&B), Kaplan (Education), ION Orchard (Retail) and many more. FOMO is currently the first authorized WeChat Pay and Baidu Wallet partner in South East Asia, and selected as TOP 100 Startup by Ecehlon Asia, TOP 100 Startup by Red Herring, and TOP 8 Startup in DBS Global FinTech Accelerator.

In association with:

Kapronasia
Kapronasia is a leading independent research and consulting firm focused on the Asian financial services industry. We help financial institutions, technology vendors, consultancies and private equity firms understand the impact of business, technology, and regulatory issues on the banking, payments, insurance and the capital markets. Our research reports provide comprehensive, and actionable analyses of the latest market issues and trends, and our consulting services help financial institutions and technology vendors make lasting performance improvements and reach their business goals. Kapronasia’s consultants and analysts bring an unmatched level of expertise on Asia financial industry issues and trends to provide clients critical advice to help them grow their business in one of the most challenging regions in the world.

Access
ACCESS aims to foster an open and clear dialogue between Singapore cryptocurrency and blockchain businesses and larger society, including regulators. In doing so, we also aim to provide a united public voice and platform for the Singapore cryptocurrency and blockchain community, allowing all of us to better engage with private as well as governmental entities.

International Association of Money Transfer Networks
The International Association of Money Transfer Networks is the only global international trade organisation that represents Money Transfer Industry / Payment Institutions providing cross border payments. Founded in 2005, provides a platform for industry partners to come together to discuss common challenges, industry initiatives, and create opportunities. IAMTN works closely with governments, regulators, regional associations and all other stakeholders to champion the creation of the most effective, safe, reliable and efficient payment system. More information http://www.iamtn.org/

Asian Development Bank


World Bank
The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world. We are not a bank in the ordinary sense but a unique partnership to reduce poverty and support development. The World Bank Group comprises five institutions managed by their member countries. Established in 1944, the World Bank Group is headquartered in Washington, D.C. We have more than 10,000 employees in more than 120 offices worldwide.

Singapore management university


The association of banks in malaysia


Media Partners:

Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, works in collaboration with clients to leverage visionary innovation that addresses the global challenges and related growth opportunities that will make or break today's market participants. For more than 50 years, we have been developing growth strategies for the global 1000, emerging businesses, the public sector and the investment community. Is your organization prepared for the next profound wave of industry convergence, disruptive technologies, increasing competitive intensity, Mega Trends, breakthrough best practices, changing customer dynamics and emerging economies? www.frost.com



Identification & Management (IDM)


BTC Media
As the first dedicated media outlet for digital currency, BTC Media has been providing the mission-critical intelligence since 2011 for hundreds of companies, from Fortune 500 corporations to Silicon Valley startups. We gather, validate and route the critical information today's decision makers need to evaluate this complex and evolving industry. Our unparalleled insights provide you with the context, connections and relationships to drive innovation and explore the Internet of Value. https://www.btcmedia.org/

Celent
Celent is a research and consulting firm focused on the application of information technology in the global financial services industry. The firm has two basic offerings:
  • Research, providing members with continuous knowledge and advice, and
  • Consulting, working with clients on specific strategy issues.
Celent's analyst team is organized by financial services industry vertical: Banking, Securities & Investments, as well as Insurance. These analysts produce monthly research reports for our members, and are available to members to further explore issues and questions that may arise. This direct access to Celent's analysts means that members can immediately contact established experts on a large variety of issues within financial services technology.

Fintech News Singapore
Fintech News Singapore covers stories about the Fintech Ecosystem – i.e. Mobile Payment, Personal Finance, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Robo Advisor and Lending - and Startups in Singapore and Southeast Asia. Fintechnews.sg also provides a bi-weekly newsletter with the most important information about the Fintech industry in Southeast Asia

Fintech Korea
The first Fintech magazine in Korea-: The Fintech The first blockchain news portal in Korea : The Blockchain

Retail in Asia
Launched in February 2010, RetailinAsia.com is Asia’s pioneer free news & information portal dedicated to the Asian retail industry. After many years in the retail industry, the founders of Retail in Asia realized that there was no single website in Asia curating & delivering quality news and trends. Hence, the concept for the Retail in Asia website was born. Since then, our aim is to provide our readers with the latest news, reports, advice, events and information on everything that is happening across the Asian retail landscape. With topics such as brands and store development, digital innovations, merchandising & marketing, retail systems, channels, people and more, there is something for everyone who works in and around the Retail sectors. You can also choose to have our latest news and reports delivered to your mailbox for FREE, as we publish a biweekly newsletter every Tuesday and Thursday, delivered to +20,000 industry professionals, and which also offers prime advertising reach. Our target is now to become the no.1 source of information for retail intelligence in Asia, as we aim to be the site the Retail industry opens up each morning to start off their day.

Cointelegraph


Payments & Cards Network


Asia Banking & Finance
Asian Banking & Finance is the industry magazine serving Asia’s dynamic financial services industry. Each issue carries a balanced mix of articles which appeal to the C-level executives of large banking and financial services institutions in Asia. Editorial is composed of features, people profiles, analyses, and sector reports relevant to the commercial, retail, and investment banking companies in Asia. Each issue blends the right amount of industry talk, inside information and insight, and columns.

The Paypers
The Paypers is the Netherlands-based leading independent source of news and intelligence for professionals in the global payment community. Our products are aimed at merchants, payment services providers, processors, financial institutions, start-ups, technology vendors and payment professionals and have a special focus on all major trends and developments in payments-related industries including online and mobile payments, online/mobile banking, cards, cross-border e-commerce, e-invoicing and SEPA. We are also keen on keeping our readership informed with regard to online fraud prevention innovations and the most significant trends in the e-identity space. For more information, please contact us at editor@thepaypers.com.