Accounting for bitcoin and other blockchain trading businesses in Singapore

Oct 27

Accounting for bitcoin and other blockchain trading businesses in  Singapore

Why use bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies? Bitcoin and other blockchain-based currencies are gaining traction in various markets, including Singapore, with large companies such as IBM looking to open a Blockchain Innovation Center in the country. There are a couple of factors why the blockchain-based currency is getting traction as an alternative to cash when doing business, with more than 40 companies here in the Little Red Dot and more...

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How can the professional services sector stay relevant?

May 12

How can the professional services sector stay relevant?

Last month, Futurebooks CEO Namita Sethi was invited by Alpha7 to be one of the speakers for their Breakfast Series event entitled Diversify with Digital. Alpha7 is a cloud computing company working closely with entrepreneurs and C-suite executives to help define and identify technology solutions to support business growth. Namita shared the stage with Lynette Seah, Alpha7 CEO, Kim Teo, Boardroom Group CEO and Betsy Loo from Singapore Accountancy...

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The Working Capitol: Namita Sethi on startup financial fundamentals

Apr 21

The Working Capitol: Namita Sethi on startup financial fundamentals

Futurebooks hosted our first Members Lunch at The Working Capitol (TWC) last Wednesday, April 20. We would like to thank everyone who came down to say hi to the team. It was great meeting the lovely (and lively!) TWC members in their own turf. Below is a brief Q&A session with Futurebooks CEO Namita Sethi as published on Capitol Press.   This article was originally published on Edition No....

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Alpha7 Breakfast Series: Accounting can be sexy

Apr 14

Alpha7 Breakfast Series: Accounting can be sexy

At this day and age, the only thing that is constant is change. Traditional verticals, especially the professional services industry, need to diversify its services and adapt to the ever-changing technological landscape in order to stay relevant. So how can companies innovate their business to expand and go borderless?   The upcoming Alpha7 Breakfast Series entitled Diversify with Digital to Innovate and Differentiate will answer this question and Futurebooks...

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How Xero’s new office in Singapore impacts you

Mar 10

How Xero’s new office in Singapore impacts you

Xero, one of the leaders in cloud-based accounting software, announced the opening of their new office in Singapore in March 2016, and along with it came a host of significant announcements which we have covered below. As Xero Singapore Gold Partners, we were on the front seat of all these updates presented by Xero. First, an on-the-ground report of our trip to London in February for the famed XeroCon....

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