SGX aims to set pricing standard for Bitcoin in Asia

Singapore Exchange Ltd. is creating two new cryptocurrency indexes with the goal of setting the pricing standard for Bitcoin and Ethereum in Asia.

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Silent running digital currency

Running silently beneath the outcry over TikTok and We- Chat is the advancement in the development of China’s sovereign digital currency —  the Digital Currency Electronic Payment or DCEP.

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Start of a multi-year downtrend for the US dollar?

Recent US data may suggest rising odds that the economic recovery is at risk of slowing or, worse, stalling, with the resurgence in Covid-19 cases, but stocks continued to march higher.

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Older investors go for gold, younger ones Bitcoin, JPMorgan says

The behaviour of retail investors during the pandemic varies significantly across age groups, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co.


Bitcoin staging comeback reminiscent of 2017 bubble frenzy

(May 8): It has been left for dead more than once, written off as nothing but a bubble and denounced as rat poison by one of the world’s most famous investors.

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Bitcoin versus gold as a safe-haven asset

(Mar 20): The turbulence in global financial markets – driven in part by fears over the Covid-19 outbreak and geopolitical tensions — has seen many investors seek refuge in bitcoin and gold.


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


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.


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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