Remaining Ourselves in the Global City

“The only change that doesn’t change, is change itself” someone once said. The world is evolving at such a frantic speed, that many of us often feel…

SMU’s Business Families Institute to conduct pioneering research on the emerging investment strategies of business families targeted at building capabilities for the external asset management industry

Singapore, 9 September 2020 (Wednesday) – Singapore Management University’s (SMU) Business Families Institute, or BFI@SMU, today announced that it…

SMU is first university in Southeast Asia to join GRASFI, the global sustainable finance alliance

SINGAPORE, 9 September 2020 (Wednesday) – Singapore Management University (SMU), through its Sim Kee Boon Institute for Financial Economics (SKBI) at…

Million-Dollar Startup Competition Activates Top Youth Innovators, Business Titans, Thought Leaders and Venture Capitalists from Around the Globe in Anticipation of the New Normal

SINGAPORE, 1 September 2020 – The Singapore Management University (SMU) Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IIE) has announced an…

SMU law professor appointed as appeal arbitrator of Multiparty Interim Appeal Arbitration Arrangement

Singapore Management University’s Professor of Law Locknie Hsu has been appointed as one of 10 appeal arbitrators in the Multiparty Interim Appeal…

Funding Societies: Using FinTech to Support Small Businesses in Singapore

Debt crowdfunding, also referred to as peer-to-peer (P2P) lending, represents an alternative source of loans for businesses to borrow money. P2P…

Career support and learning & development initiatives for the Class of 2020

Career support The Covid-19 pandemic has brought about unprecedented challenges to economies and societies. It has also affected the job prospects…

The Ngee Ann Kongsi and Singapore Management University partner to promote research on elderly well-being

Singapore, 28 August 2020 – The Ngee Ann Kongsi and Singapore Management University (SMU) announced today at a virtual media briefing that The Ngee…

Beyond the Ivory Tower: Research and University Social Responsibility

“A university exists to serve its community, and fundamentally most of the world’s great universities have created wonderful, positive impact on…

SMU alumni among 93 MPs sworn into 14th Parliament of Singapore

A solemn ceremony was held on the evening of 24 August to mark the start of the Government's new term, with 93 Members of Parliament (MPs) sworn into…