Consortium led by IMDA, MAS & SkillsFuture sign agreement for TeSA FinTech Collective

Consortium led by IMDA, MAS & SkillsFuture sign agreement for TeSA FinTech Collective
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SINGAPORE (Nov 16): A landmark partnership has been established underthe Tech Skills Accelerator (TeSA) FinTech Collective with today’s signing of a memorandum of intent (MoI) between the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG), six local universities, and five financial associations.

The move was pre-empted by Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) and Second Minister for Defence, Ong Ye Kung, at the Singapore Fintech Festival welcome dinner on Monday – where it was announced that the TeSA FinTech Collective would be finalised this week.

In a Thursday press release jointly issued by IMDA, MAS and TeSA, it is revealed that the TeSA FinTech Collective is meant to align infocomm technology (ICT) skills taught by the universities with industry requirements, so as to equip Singaporeans with the right skills to take up ICT jobs... (Click here to read the full story.)