Minterest opens first fintech experiential store for non-bank digital financial investment services
(Editorial ProNewsReport): – Singapore, Singapore, July 8, 2021 (Issuewire.com) – Minterest Group (…), an award-winning provider of integrated digital financial services solutions, has opened the first experiential fintech store of its kind in the heart of Singapore city center.
This new initiative puts Minterest ahead of its competitors, which currently only offer digital-only services in non-bank financial services.
Conveniently located in the Suntec City Mall, an iconic integrated development in downtown Singapore well equipped with ample parking and easily accessible by all modes of transportation including the Downtown, Circle and East-West MRT lines . The store is in the middle of shops, offices, and exhibition and conference facilities.
The well-located showcase reflects Minterest’s mission to democratize access to financing solutions and to offer investment opportunities in different asset classes to individuals from all walks of life. An investor can start their investment journey from S $ 50 on the Minterest platform.
Visitors to the Minterest store will experience the future of finance through the following services:
- Investor education on digital investments
- Free Financial Health Assessment to help new investors discover their investment profiles, risk appetite, financial needs and goals
- Tailored investment advice covering Minterest’s range of financial products and services
- Request for financial loans via the Minterest Money platform
Minterest’s team of investment advisors are on hand to provide dedicated support and advice on the account opening process and to help clients get started on their digital investing journey.
Minterest has accumulated strong experience and capabilities in digital investments and lending, having raised over S $ 200 million through its platform, becoming the only digital investment platform in Southeast Asia to offer institutional quality real estate investment opportunities to retail investors.
According to the Alternative Assets in Asia-Pacific report published by Preqin, investors are seeking private capital to take advantage of the diverse and rapidly growing markets of the Asia-Pacific region. Region-focused private fixed assets under management have nearly six-folded over the past decade, from US $ 388 billion at the end of 2011 to US $ 1.71 trillion in September 2020.
Minterest co-founder and COO Ronnie Chia () said: “Investment opportunities should not be restricted to sophisticated investors or high net worth individuals. We break down barriers so that everyone has access to institutional investment opportunities at their fingertips. Thanks to your differentiated approach to digital wealth management, we simplify the investment process and provide small-scale investment opportunities to the masses.
Minterest co-founder and CEO Charis Liau (-) said: “As an award-winning leading fintech company in Singapore, Connecting people to opportunities is our core business. Our first experiential store will allow businesses, consumers and the investor community to connect and experience an all-in-one integrated platform to invest, earn, borrow and pay.
“Through our integrated platform, we have designed our products to provide users with accessibility, efficiency and equality of opportunity in capital markets and alternative investments. By leveraging technology and our strong origination and distribution capabilities, we are on a mission to make financial services simple and enjoyable, which we hope will help improve lives over time. “, she added.
Location of experiential point of sale:
Suntec City Shopping Center # 02-490 North Wing
3, boulevard Temasek
(Note: the north wing is located between the Suntec One and Two towers)
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About the Minterest Group
The Minterest Group is a Singapore-based integrated financial services solutions provider for international clients and global investors. Established in 2016, it is a leading non-bank fintech group that aims to empower consumers and businesses to invest, earn, borrow and pay through its ecosystem. With dual licenses in Singapore, it has a cumulative origination volume of over S $ 200 million.
Minterest leverages its extensive industry experience and proprietary credit risk models to deliver risk-adjusted returns to its global investors. Its proprietary credit scoring algorithm assesses each borrower’s creditworthiness based on their unique combination of traditional and non-traditional information such as transactional data and psychometrics. Investors can access alternative investment opportunities in various asset classes including institutional grade real estate, private companies and consumer debt. Borrowers can access loan solutions at personalized rates, interest-free installment programs, and flexible and convenient payment methods.
For more information, please visit www.minterest.sg
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