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Singapore crypto firm aims to triple value to US$300 mil

SINGAPORE (Mar 5): Matrixport, the crypto-finance venture founded by Bitmain Technologies Ltd.’s billionaire chief Wu Jihan, is seeking to raise $40 million in a funding round at a post-investment

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Temasek-backed Binance applies for Singapore crypto licence

(Feb 17): Binance Holdings, operator of one of the world’s largest crypto exchanges, has applied for an operating license in Singapore under the government’s new payments legislation.

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New Singapore law allows global crypto firms to expand locally

SINGAPORE (Jan 28): Singapore is introducing new payments legislation that offers global cryptocurrency firms a chance to expand their operations in the country by applying for operating licenses f

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Bitcoins mirroring offerings of mainstream markets

(Dec 2): Interest in bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies seems to be waning, according to Google Trends.

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Bitcoin matches record losing run in fall to six-month low

(Nov 26): Bitcoin sank to the lowest level in six months, extending this month’s slide on concerns about a crackdown on cryptocurrency operations by China.

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Singapore poised to allow crypto derivatives on approved venues

(Nov 20): Singapore’s financial regulator has proposed green-lighting crypto-token derivatives to list and trade on approved domestic exchanges.

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Crypto firm plans Singapore reboot after bank accounts opened

SINGAPORE (Nov 1): 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

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Crypto firm hopes to get banking licence from Singapore

SINGAPORE (Aug 30): Cryptocurrency-related financial services are hard to find in Singapore, as digital assets are a market traditional lenders have tended to avoid.

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TranSwap secures remittance licence in Indonesia

SINGAPORE (Aug 29): TranSwap, Singapore’s homegrown cross-border payment platform, has obtained its money remittance Fund Transfer Operator licence from Bank Indonesia.

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Crypto firm Sygnum hopes to nab banking licence from Singapore

(Aug 28): Cryptocurrency-related financial services are hard to find in Singapore, as digital assets are a market traditional lenders have tended to avoid.

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