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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.

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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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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 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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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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Bitcoin drops more than 10% as scrutiny of cryptocurrencies grows

SINGAPORE (July 22): Bitcoin slumped more than 10% last weekend to a two-week low as fears of a crackdown of cryptocurrencies grew on mounting scrutiny of Facebook’s planned Libra

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Bitcoin's rally feels like 2017, but not quite the same

(June 27): Bitcoin’s 60% rally since May recalls the heady 2017 surge that made cryptocurrencies part of the public consciousness.

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Is bitcoin growing up? Regulated futures boom as investors seek a safer ride

SINGAPORE (June 17): When bitcoin was born, it was a symbol of counterculture — a rebel currency with near-anonymity and a lack of regulation.

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