Singapore helps global cryptocurrency firms to expand their local operations

[SINGAPORE] Singapore is introducing new payments legislation that offers global cryptocurrency firms a chance to expand their operations in the country by applying for operating licences for the...

Hong Kong startup's LSE-powered crypto exchange promises to be really fast

[HONG KONG] Atom Group, a Hong Kong-based startup, says it's about to make Bitcoin trading at least 10 times faster than transactions taking place on some of the largest digital-asset exchanges...

Crypto firm Luno plans Singapore reboot after bank accounts opened

[SINGAPORE] A cryptocurrency exchange that halted Singapore activities two years ago is resuming services there after two local banks opened accounts for the firm, a sign that the country's...

Binance launches crypto-to-SGD platform, partners 2 Vertex funds in Asia

CRYPTO exchange Binance has officially launched Binance Singapore (, its online platform here for the purchase and sale of cryptocurrencies with Singapore dollars, the company announced...

Startup search engine has ambitious plans

BOOGLE, a recently launched homegrown search engine, is looking to appeal to users who are big on data privacy and want unfiltered access to information.

Ripple aims to make a splash in Asia with expansion of Singapore office

AS MORE banks come aboard the blockchain wagon, US-headquartered startup Ripple is expanding its Asia-Pacific headquarters in Singapore to be more responsive to the needs of its regional customers...

Wozniacki launches her own crypto token in partnership with GCOX

SHE'S already one of the most famous and successful tennis players today, but Caroline Wozniacki now also wants to make a name for herself in the world of cryptocurrency.

Golden Gate Ventures launches US$10m blockchain fund

GOLDEN Gate Ventures (GGV), a Singapore-based venture capital firm that has invested in startups including Carousell, and MoneySmart, is launching a dedicated fund for blockchain investments.

Golden Gate Ventures rolls out dedicated US$10m fund for blockchain investments

GOLDEN Gate Ventures (GGV) - a Singapore-based venture capital firm that has invested in startups like Carousell and MoneySmart - is launching a dedicated fund for blockchain investments.

Blockchain comes to ridehailing

FIRST came Uber and Grab, which let users book rides on their smartphones with just a few taps of buttons - and which quickly grew into everyday tools without which I couldn't imagine life in the...

Spackman eyes 'K Coin' crypto tokens for accessing its entertainment products, services

CATALIST-listed Spackman Entertainment Group has inked a deal for a cryptocurrency token of its own, it said on Wednesday.