Category: Singapore

Former Huobi Executive Floats New Cryptocurrency Exchange in Singapore

It would seem that tech entrepreneurs like James Ju arenā€™t put off by the current state of the cryptocurrency market, so much so that he has rounded up a group of investors toĀ fund his latest venture of opening a crypto exchange.

Singapore: Bill Tabled to Place Crypto Payment Services Under Central Bank Oversight

A new bill which will impact electronic wallets and digital payment tokens such as bitcoin has been tabled inĀ Singaporeā€™s parliament.

4 Swiss Wealthtech Rockstars That Will Rock Blockchain in Singapore

Switzerland, which enjoys an international reputation as a reliable and innovative financial center, has emerged as a hotbed for fintech innovation in recent years.

ā€˜Asiaā€™s Got Talentā€™ for Crypto Startups: BlockShow Opens Pitch Competition in Singapore

BlockShow is preparing a live-streamed business pitch competition for startups, called EXP20, which will take place on Nov. 29, 2018.

Singapore Grants RMO License for CapBridge to Operate New Security Exchange

Global private capital platform CapBridge Pte. Ltd. has garnered a license from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to operate a security exchange known as 1exchange (also called 1X), which became operational on November 21, 2018.

Singaporeā€™s State Investment Firm Backed R3 as Part of Blockchain and AI-Focused Strategy

Singaporeā€™sĀ state investment firm Temasek Holdings Pte has invested in enterpriseĀ blockchainsoftware firm and global banking consortiumĀ R3, according to a Bloomberg report Nov. 22.

What SGX Expects of Listed Companies Conducting an Initial Coin Offering (ICO)

SGX recently provided clarifications for public listed companies seeking to raise ICOs.

Avelacom Opens New Singapore Office, Eyes Collaboration with Crypto Space

Avelacom expects Singapore office to offer collaboration opportunities with the cryptocurrency exchanges in the region. Avelacom, a provider of connectivity and infrastructure ā€Žsolutions, today announced the opening of its newĀ Singapore officeĀ to support the growing Asia Pacific market, which generated a double-digit growth over the last year, the company said in a statement. The new presence ...

South Korea: Messaging Giant Kakao to Attract Crypto Investments in Singapore

Kakao Corp, a majorĀ South KoreanĀ InternetĀ conglomerate, has established a subsidiary of the company inĀ SingaporeĀ to attract foreign investments with cryptocurrencies, Seoul-based media outletĀ News1Ā reported Nov. 21.

Singaporeā€™s First Legal Trial Over Bitcoin Trading Disputes Began Today

Singaporeā€™s first cryptocurrency trial over questionable trading practices began today as the market maker and liquidity provider B2C2 sues cryptocurrency exchange Quoine.

Singaporeā€™s Stock Exchange Clarifies Rules for Listed Firms Issuing ICOs

Singapore Exchange (SGX) has clarified the rules for publicly listed companies planning to conduct initial coin offerings (ICOs).

OmiseGo Partners With Singapore Ride Hailing App to Trial Blockchain Solutions

Ethereum-based payment platform OmiseGo andĀ blockchainĀ protocol Mass Vehicle Ledger (MVL) have partnered to research blockchain technology, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph Nov. 14. MVL is the protocol behind popularĀ SingaporeĀ ride hailing app TADA.