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Launch of world-first expert resource to foster best practice osteoporosis care in the Asia Pacific

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 10:00pm

In a strong effort to stem the tide, and to promote quality care in osteoporosis, the Asia Pacific Consortium on Osteoporosis (APCO) has launched a world-first, interactive, educational osteoporosis resource - the APCO Health Care Professional (HCP) Peer to Peer Educational Modules - today, to mark World Osteoporosis Day (Wednesday, October 20).

Key Points: 
  • In a strong effort to stem the tide, and to promote quality care in osteoporosis, the Asia Pacific Consortium on Osteoporosis (APCO) has launched a world-first, interactive, educational osteoporosis resource - the APCO Health Care Professional (HCP) Peer to Peer Educational Modules - today, to mark World Osteoporosis Day (Wednesday, October 20).
  • Minimum clinical standards for the assessment and management of osteoporosis are therefore urgently required in the Asia Pacific, to inform clinical practice guidelines, and improve osteoporosis care.
  • 'The Framework' comprises 16 minimum clinical standards that serve as a benchmark for the provision of best practice osteoporosis care in the Asia Pacific.
  • This will enable the delivery of best practice osteoporosis care throughout the Asia Pacific - the world's fastest ageing region.

AVASK Partners With OFX To Offer A Multi-currency Account Solution And Global Money Transfer Services To Their E-commerce Clients

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 11:00am

OFX will offer Global Currency Accounts, currency risk management solutions and bank-beating rates on global money transfers to AVASK's portfolio of e-commerce clients.

Key Points: 
  • OFX will offer Global Currency Accounts, currency risk management solutions and bank-beating rates on global money transfers to AVASK's portfolio of e-commerce clients.
  • OFX and AVASK place supporting clients' dreams of global expansion at the heart of their operations.
  • Both OFX and AVASK place supporting clients' dreams of global expansion at the heart of their operations.
  • In offering our Global Currency Account as a solution to AVASK clients, we can enable them to move money globally at game changing rates, helping them scale with ease."

AEX: Multi-country presence for a specialised service

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 12:16pm

Founded in 2013,AEX, a well-established exchange,with itsblockchain asset storage at the forefront of the world, is one of the few mainstream trading platforms to announce a 100% asset margin.

Key Points: 
  • Founded in 2013,AEX, a well-established exchange,with itsblockchain asset storage at the forefront of the world, is one of the few mainstream trading platforms to announce a 100% asset margin.
  • AEX integrates information, community, application market, and financial services such as digital currency trading.
  • In the AEX community section, users can access a wealth of industry information and interact deeply with global crypto enthusiasts.
  • AEX's Strategic Multi-country Presence and differentiated services are designed to meet local regulatory requirements and enable users to "invest safely and grow steadily" in the crypto world.

StraitsX surpasses SGD 2 billion mark in digital assets-related transactions in 2021 and unveils new platform

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 4:00am

SINGAPORE, Oct 11, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - StraitsX, Southeast Asia's pioneering digital assets platform developed by Xfers, a Singapore-based FinTech licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) for e-money issuance, today announced that it has surpassed the SGD 2 billion mark in digital assets-related transactions on its payment platform in 2021 alone.

Key Points: 
  • SINGAPORE, Oct 11, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - StraitsX, Southeast Asia's pioneering digital assets platform developed by Xfers, a Singapore-based FinTech licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) for e-money issuance, today announced that it has surpassed the SGD 2 billion mark in digital assets-related transactions on its payment platform in 2021 alone.
  • The new StraitsX platform features a redesigned and streamlined user interface to enable faster and more efficient navigation.
  • The StraitsX platform enables individual users to transfer, mint and redeem XSGD with a connected bank account, in addition to spending their XSGD with various digital asset platforms.
  • We hope to continue to bring value to our users in Southeast Asia through the StraitsX platform and the StraitsX stablecoins."

Champion REIT Enters Sustainability-Linked Swap with DBS Hong Kong

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 7:36am

HONG KONG, Oct 6, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Champion Real Estate Investment Trust ("Champion REIT" or "Trust") (Stock Code: 2778), owner of Three Garden Road and Langham Place, has entered into an agreement concerning cross-currency swap transaction (the "Swap") with DBS Hong Kong ("DBS").

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Oct 6, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Champion Real Estate Investment Trust ("Champion REIT" or "Trust") (Stock Code: 2778), owner of Three Garden Road and Langham Place, has entered into an agreement concerning cross-currency swap transaction (the "Swap") with DBS Hong Kong ("DBS").
  • Champion REIT launches its Women Empowerment Programme - "Champion Mothers" in collaboration with St. James Settlement to support mothers with SEN children
    Champion REIT values sustainable development and is dedicated to promoting diversity and inclusion of the community.
  • Under this sustainability-linked swap, Champion REIT is eligible to receive sponsorship from DBS to support its Women Empowerment Programme - Champion Mothers, provided that Champion REIT can successfully achieve the key performance targets related to women empowerment.
  • Champion REIT secured its first sustainability-linked loan with eight banks, including DBS, in June this year.

TDCX Poised to Capture Opportunities from the US$100 Billion Outsourced CX Services Market with Trading Debut on the NYSE

Friday, October 1, 2021 - 2:15pm

TDCX Inc. (NYSE: TDCX), a high-growth digital customer experience solutions provider for technology and blue-chip companies, announced its listing on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

Key Points: 
  • TDCX Inc. (NYSE: TDCX), a high-growth digital customer experience solutions provider for technology and blue-chip companies, announced its listing on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
  • As a listed company, TDCX is well-positioned to accelerate its growth strategy to capture opportunities from the global outsourced customer experience (CX) services market, which is expected to be worth US$100 billion by 20251.
  • The IPO raised US$348.5 million in gross proceeds, taking the companys market value to US$2.57 billion or S$3.50 billion2.
  • The Company offers omnichannel CX solutions, sales and digital marketing services and content monitoring and moderation services.

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of MS First Capital Insurance Limited

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 4:54pm

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of a+ (Excellent) of MS First Capital Insurance Limited (MSFC) (Singapore).

Key Points: 
  • AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of a+ (Excellent) of MS First Capital Insurance Limited (MSFC) (Singapore).
  • The ratings also factor rating enhancement from Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company Ltd (MSI), for which the ultimate parent is MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc. (MS&AD).
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Bests Credit Ratings .
  • For information on the proper use of Bests Credit Ratings, Bests Preliminary Credit Assessments and AM Best press releases, please view Guide to Proper Use of Bests Ratings & Assessments .

First in Singapore - BitDATA Exchange the First to Launch Physical Digital Payment Token Service Centre in Singapore's Central Business District

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 6:39pm

Singapore, Singapore--(Newsfile Corp. - September 28, 2021) - Following the launch of its mobile app in July 2021, BitDATA Exchange (BitEx) Singapore, a homegrown regulated digital assets exchange, continues to unfold milestones with the expansion of business operations in Singapore.

Key Points: 
  • Singapore, Singapore--(Newsfile Corp. - September 28, 2021) - Following the launch of its mobile app in July 2021, BitDATA Exchange (BitEx) Singapore, a homegrown regulated digital assets exchange, continues to unfold milestones with the expansion of business operations in Singapore.
  • Located at the heart of Singapore's Central Business District, BitEx has set up its first Over The Counter (OTC) service desk at GB Building, along Cecil Street on 26 September 2021.
  • "We are very excited about the launch of our OTC desk at such a prominent spot in Singapore.
  • We are granted an exemption from holding a license under the Payment Services Act ("PS Act") for providing digital payment token service by The Monetary Authority of Singapore.

EyeTech Digital Systems Announces Release of New EyeOn Go Speech Generating Device

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 1:00pm

MESA, Ariz., Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EyeTech Digital Systems announces the release of EyeOn Go, a new 10-inch speech generating device (SGD) in the company's suite of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) products.

Key Points: 
  • MESA, Ariz., Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EyeTech Digital Systems announces the release of EyeOn Go, a new 10-inch speech generating device (SGD) in the company's suite of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) products.
  • "The speech generating device enables communication with purpose and spontaneity, particularly for individuals on the go who are looking for a smaller, more portable solution.
  • The addition of EyeOn Go to the EyeTech device line will help us serve the needs of a diverse array of disability groups."
  • To learn more about the EyeOn Go and reimbursement options for the speech generating device, visit https://www.eyetechds.com/eye-tracking-products/eyeon-go/ or contact EyeTech Digital Systems at 888-539-3832 or info@eyetechds.com .

EyeTech Digital Systems Announces Release of New EyeOn Go Speech Generating Device

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 1:00pm

MESA, Ariz., Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EyeTech Digital Systems announces the release of EyeOn Go, a new 10-inch speech generating device (SGD) in the company's suite of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) products. EyeOn Go was purpose-built to support fast, effective communication for verbally impaired individuals. Using symbol or text-based communication, users can quickly and easily generate words and sentences that are then spoken aloud or shared via a built-in messaging app.

Key Points: 
  • MESA, Ariz., Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EyeTech Digital Systems announces the release of EyeOn Go, a new 10-inch speech generating device (SGD) in the company's suite of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) products.
  • "The speech generating device enables communication with purpose and spontaneity, particularly for individuals on the go who are looking for a smaller, more portable solution.
  • The addition of EyeOn Go to the EyeTech device line will help us serve the needs of a diverse array of disability groups."
  • To learn more about the EyeOn Go and reimbursement options for the speech generating device, visit https://www.eyetechds.com/eye-tracking-products/eyeon-go/ or contact EyeTech Digital Systems at 888-539-3832 or info@eyetechds.com .