Monetary Authority of Singapore


Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Monetary Authority of Singapore

The central bank of Singapore. It is responsible for issuing the Singapore dollar and setting exchange rates. It also regulates banking in Singapore. Unlike many central banks, which set key interest rates, the Monetary Authority of Singapore alters its exchange rates to control its monetary policy. It was established in 1971.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Speaking at the 16th WIBC in Bahrain last Dec-ember, Heng Swee Keat, governor of the Monetary Authority of Singapore Heng, said he was pleased that the WIBC Asia was coming to Singapore.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) of ADGM share a common objective to develop sound and robust financial markets and financial ecosystems.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has announced that the Payments Council has approved the unprecedented SG QR, which includes protocols customised for Singapore.
has been formally granted the status of Recognised Clearing House (RCH) by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the company said.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said on Wednesday that given the "risks associated with large value cash transactions and high-value notes", it will stop producing the S$10,000, though those already in circulation will remain legal tender indefinitely.
Ravi Menon, Governor of the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
Economists surveyed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore also predicted inflation would come in at 3.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore said, 'Large capital inflows into the region have continued to fuel activities and prices in the asset markets, which could also pose a risk to the inflation outlook.
Abu Dhabi: The UAE Central Bank said on Tuesday it had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Monetary Authority of Singapore regarding supervisory co-operation and exchange of information.
Singapore and Japan signed an agreement Friday to strengthen mutual assistance in the supervision of securities and securities derivatives markets, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said.
It requires brokers to register with the Monetary Authority of Singapore and to have written agency contracts with any insurers they represent.
HAMILTON, Bermuda -- Scottish Re Group Limited (NYSE:SCT), the global life reinsurance specialist, announced today that it has been granted a license to establish a Representative Office by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.