Overview of financial regulations in Singapore

What are the functions of MAS?

According to MAS (Pages),

  • To act as the central bank of Singapore, including the conduct of monetary policy, the issuance of currency, the oversight of payment systems and serving as banker to and financial agent of the Government.
  • To conduct integrated supervision of financial services and financial stability surveillance.
  • To manage the official foreign reserves of Singapore.
  • To develop Singapore as an international financial centre.