Tag: singapore

Jan 11 2021

Crypto Custody Firm Leaves Singapore’s Regulatory Sandbox With License, ISO Rating

Jan 11 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business mas news policy & regulation regulation

The firm exits the sandbox with what it claims is the first ISO 27001 certification for a crypto custody provider.

Jan 10 2021

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Proposes New Crypto Regulations

Cryptocurrency usage in Singapore is on the rise. Hence, the need for better crypto regulations to guide crypto activities in the country. In line with this, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has proposed several new crypto regulations. According to...

Jan 07 2021

Singapore – The New Hub for Deep Tech

Singapore is fast becoming a new hub for tech startups, especially deep tech. Deep tech refers to tech startups creating innovations from scratch. This means tech startups that do not rely on or build on already existing technological breakthroughs. Most deep tech startups are the result of countless research by Ph.D. students and scientists. Most of this research occurs in university research centers...

Dec 12 2020

DBS Digital Exchange To Begin Crypto Trading Very Soon

Singapore's biggest bank, DBS, recently disclosed that it is set to unveil its crypto exchange that would begin trading of digital assets as soon as next week. The DBS Digital Exchange, when launched, would be the foremost digital currency exchange backed by a traditional bank in the world. It will also leverage...

Dec 11 2020

SDX Chief Gets Philosophical About Crypto’s Swiss-Singapore Connection

Dec 11 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  banking business cbdcs dbs r3 corda

The crypto corridor connecting Switzerland and Singapore is firming up, involving many of the usual suspects in banking, custody and trading.

Dec 10 2020

DBS Bank to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange Next Week

The world’s first crypto exchange backed by a traditional bank will support the listing of BTC, ETH, XRP, and BCH.

DBS Bank’s Digital Exchange to Begin Trading Crypto ‘Next Week’

Dec 10 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  banks business dbs exchanges markets

The DBS Digital Exchange is 10% owned by Singapore's SGX stock exchange.

Dec 09 2020

ING Bank Opens Up About Crypto Custody Solution at Singapore Fintech Event

Dec 09 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business crypto custody events ing bank news

Speaking at the Singapore Fintech Festival, ING's blockchain lead spoke publicly for the first time about the bank's trials with digital assets.

Dec 08 2020

SBI Teams Up With Swiss SIX Exchange to Offer Institutional Crypto Services in Singapore

Dec 08 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business csds exchanges markets news

An SBI Holdings subsidiary and SIX Digital Exchange will offer digital asset services for institutional investors in Singapore.

Dec 07 2020

Singapore’s National Research Foundation Invests $9M in Blockchain Innovation

The government-backed foundation is funding research and development of commercial use cases for blockchain technology.

Dec 04 2020

Jack Ma’s Ant Group, Three Other Digital Banks Get OK to Operate in Singapore

The approved digital banks will be able to start operating from Singapore in early 2022

Nov 25 2020

Australia Plans to Test Paperless Trade with Singapore Using Blockchain

ABF launched a trial with Singapore authorities to simplify cross-border trade through blockchain technology.

Australia and Singapore to Trial ‘Paperless’ Trade Using Blockchain Technology

Nov 25 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  australia blockchain business news singapore

Australia's border agency will trial blockchain solutions aimed at simplifying cross-border trade with Singapore.

Nov 18 2020

CoolBitX’s Sygna Bridge Evaluated by ACCESS Association: Report

CoolbitX’s Sygna Bridge was evaluated according to a set of requirements set out under Singapore’s PSA.

Nov 03 2020

HSBC Uses Blockchain Technology To Streamline International Commerce

The Bangladesh branch of the recognized international bank HSBC has implemented a new blockchain-based system to import goods from Singapore. In order to do so, the company used […]

Oct 27 2020

Singapore’s Largest Commercial Bank Launches Bitcoin Exchange

Oct 27 2020 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  adoption business singapore

A Singapore-based multinational bank with over $400 billion of assets, DBS announced an institutional-grade digital asset exchange, custody, and platform for security token offerings (STOs)....

DBS Bank is Launching Crypto Exchange with Multi-Fiat Support

The bank will offer crypto custodian and security token services as well.

Sep 29 2020

Chainalysis Expands APAC Presence, Opens Tokyo & Singapore Offices

The new offices will serve as hubs for sales, professional investigative services, and training.

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