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Binance (BNB) signs up ex-Singapore Exchange chief as regulatory troubles loom
Binance, the largest crypto exchange in the world by trading volume, in its bid to combat its battle with regulatory authorities around the world has appointed Richard Teng, the former chief regulatory officer of the Singapore Exchange (SGX), as the head of its Singapore’s branch.
Ethereum (ETH), Cardano (ADA) are crowd favorite cryptos in Singapore
Ethereum, Bitcoin, and Cardano are the most invested in cryptocurrencies in Singapore, a recent survey by crypto exchange Gemini on the crypto investing behavior among adults in Singapore found.
Southeast Asia’s largest bank sees tenfold crypto trading volume growth in Q1
Trading volumes on DBS Digital Exchange, an institutional crypto trading platform launched by Singapore’s largest bank DBS in December, have increased tenfold over the last quarter, DBS CEO Piyush Gupta revealed in a media briefing.
Crypto converts JPMorgan, DBS, Temasek pivot to blockchain for interbank remittances
American investment bank JPMorgan has teamed up with Singaporean DBS Bank and holding company Temasek to develop a blockchain-based interbank remittance system, dubbed Patrior, that aims to soothe some of the most common “pain points” in the sector.
Bybit expands USDT-Margined offerings with inclusion of Cardano, Polkadot, & Uniswap
Singapore-based Bybit continues to add to its lineup of crypto derivatives products for users to trade with the latest expansion of its token coverage following other recent augmentations of the exchange’s product portfolio with the launch of new futures contracts.
Singapore trading desk explains what is driving the ongoing Bitcoin bull market
Bitcoin has undergone an extremely strong rally over recent months, despite the ongoing drop.
U.S. megafund Fidelity targets Asian family offices wanting Bitcoin
US-based Fidelity Investments, a trillion-dollar fund manager with a deep interest in the cryptocurrency market, is targeting rich Asian investors by way of a new partnership with a fund in Singapore, financial publication Bloomberg reported Thursday.
Singapore bank says Bitcoin, crypto is “no more” the wild west
A prominent Singapore bank said Bitcoin and other public cryptocurrencies present a “new frontier” for contactless payments and digital money, one that’s past their days of being dismissed by bankers.
Bityard Review: Singapore’s fully-compliant exchange wants to make margin trading crypto simple and accessible to all
A new cryptocurrency exchange is capitalizing on the market gaps that other trading participants have failed to fulfill, while promising market-leading execution tools and institutional-level liquidity for users.
Bitcoin-friendly Singapore wants to team up with China for “Digital Yuan,” here’s why
East Asian nations are forging ahead with their digital currency and blockchain plans, with most being largely lenient towards large-cap digital assets like Bitcoin.
Most of the 20 crypto firms worth over $1 billion apiece are based in Asia
There is no denying the sentiment that the United States is the global hub of technology and financial innovation.
Are you dedicated enough to get a tattoo of your company’s logo? Binance’s Changpeng Zhao is
A true measure of an entrepreneur’s dedication to his project isn’t the hours he puts in or the sacrifices he makes, but his willingness to have the logo of his company forever embedded on his arm.
Singapore plans to introduce crypto derivatives
Singapore’s financial regulatory authority announced that it is evaluating whether to allow crypto derivatives to be traded in the nation.
Bybit CEO talks challenges of building a derivatives exchange and why Singapore is the blockchain hub of Southeast Asia
CryptoSlate recently had the chance to interview Ben Zhou, the CEO and co-founder of Bybit, a crypto derivates exchange platform located in Singapore.
Huobi confirms $40m HT tokens burned in third quarter
As part of its quarterly token burning scheme, Huobi Global has announced that it’s burned 11.3 million Huobi Tokens (HT) worth approximately $40m.
Binance enables BNB Mainnet deposits, launches Binance DEX and Singapore fiat bridge
Binance has announced that users can now make Binance Coin (BNB) deposits and withdrawals on Binance Chain.
Ocean Protocol announces initial exchange offering (IEO) with Bittrex, but some traders are not happy
Ocean Protocol, a Singapore-based blockchain-powered data sharing platform, announced an initial exchange offering (IEO) with Bittrex.
NEM Foundation to Open Melbourne Blockchain Hub, Aims to Attract SMEs, Startups for Blockchain Adoption
Singapore-based NEM foundation is opening a blockchain hub in Australia, primarily to educate startups and enthusiasts about the myriad benefits of blockchain technology and digital currencies, reported SmartCompany on October15.