• Revolut is ready to launch in Singapore and Japan

    17 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Fintech startup Revolut has been teasing Asian market expansions for more than a year, but it sounds like it might finally happen. The company has secured licenses to operate in Singapore and Japan. It now expects to launch its service in Q1 2019.
    In Singapore, the company was granted a Remittance License by the Monetary Authority and a Stored Value Facility approval - these two things combined let Revolut users hold money as well as send and spend money. In Japan, the company has been authorized to operate by Japan's Finance Service Agency.
    According to Revolut, those approvals are enough...
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  • Fintech firm Revolut gets green light to expand to Japan and Singapore

    17 days ago - By CNBC

    Revolut intends to launch its mobile banking app in the Asia-Pacific region in the first quarter of 2019, and is looking to select Singapore to host its APAC headquarters.
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