Syed Zaid Albar

SCxSC 2020: ECF and P2P platforms in Malaysia breach US$240 mil raised in 2020
In his welcome remarks to the SCxSC Fintech Conference 2020, securities commission chairman Syed Zaid Albar talks about the success of alternative funding platforms, the increase in digital investment, and fascinating trends within the Malaysian fintech scene.
SC Malaysia chairman: Market digitisation, keeping up with tech advancement key for economic recovery
In a fireside chat at Invest Malaysia KL2020, the chairman of Malaysia’s Securities Commission highlights their efforts in relation to Covid-19 as well as how embracing technology will be important towards recovery.
Securities Commission Malaysia releases property crowdfunding framework and announces 8 new market operators
Regulations are pursuant to an initiative announced in Budget 2019 to provide an alternative financing avenue for first-time homebuyers.
CapitalBay receives SC approval to operate P2P financing platform
Will provide short-term supply chain financing to businesses.
New appointments to the Malaysian Venture Capital and Private Equity Development Council
Provides vision and direction, advises the government and facilitates greater coordination of strategies for the development of the VC and private equity PE industry.
SIDC launches Capital Market Competency Management System
Online industry-wide utility platform centralises Industry Competency Framework, assessment and development activities on a common hub.
SC introduces framework to facilitate trading of digital assets in Malaysia
Any person who is interested in operating a digital asset platform is required to apply to the SC to be registered as a recognised market operator.
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