In a few weeks, Sibos returns to Asia for the third time in four years.
After a record-setting event in Osaka in 2012 and a successful iteration in Dubai in 2013, Singapore is the chosen destination this October after a memorably rainy week in Boston last year. It is the conference's first visit to the city-state since 2003.
Now, just how much can we read into a host city? Quite a lot, actually.
Singapore combines aspects of both its immediate predecessors, and for that matter, its most recently