Getting licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore

A guide to Singapore licensing for financial services firms

If you’re planning to offer financial services in Singapore, you may need to be licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore,

To succeed with your application, you’ll have to understand the regulator’s unique jargon, complete lengthy application forms, compile a mass of supporting documentation and convince your assigned case officer of your credentials.

Our guide breaks down the licensing process, providing practical insight through each stage as you:

  • scope and prepare
  • compile and submit documentation
  • prepare compliance policies
  • deal with your case officer
  • prepare for life as a regulated firm